Books »

[14 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review: The Bargain from the Bazaar

Though well-intentioned, The Bargain from the Bazaar is probably more useful for an American, rather than a Pakistani reader, who may find it ingratiating at times.

Society, Technology »

[12 Jul 2014 | 6 Comments | ]
The State of Science in Pakistan

In our martial approach towards science, the key sectors for national socioeconomic development have largely been ignored.

Books »

[12 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review: The Karachi Deception

Shatrujeet Nath’s debut spy-thriller is a gripping account of an Indian mission to eliminate a long sought after Indian mafia don hiding in Pakistan.

Business »

[12 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Budget 2014-15: What’s in it for the poor?

This year’s budget presented by the PML-N has been centred around economic growth. The question is, whether this growth will be achieved at the expense of the masses.

Editorial, News & Politics »

[8 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Editor’s Note: July 2014

Islamabad is rife with rumours of a change of government. Could the conspiracy theorists be right, this time round? Will democracy be dismantled, yet again, by the democrats themselves?

Fashion, People, Q & A »

[5 Jul 2014 | One Comment | ]
Interview: Zara Peerzada

“I find fashion in the oddest of places.”

News & Politics »

[1 Jul 2014 | 3 Comments | ]
Cover Story: PML-N’s Year to Nowhere

At the end of its first year in power, the Sharif government is confronted with a deepening political crisis and talk of mid-term polls dominates everywhere.

Books »

[1 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review: Women Writing Violence

Shreerekha Subramanian’s book pushes you to deconstruct your concept of community and to imagine it in a completely new way.