Arts & Culture, Movies »

[18 Aug 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Lamha Makes It Big in the Big Apple

Pakistani independent film Lamha recently won two awards at the New York City International Film Festival. To find out more about the film and the filmmakers, read on…

Opinion, Speaker's Corner »

[16 Aug 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Speaker’s Corner: An Interview with History

History is not a timeline and stories have a way of telling themselves, says Sarah Elahi, who researched partition narratives both as a history major in college and while working at the Citizen’s Archive of Pakistan.

News & Politics, Opinion »

Letters to Pakistan: Part I

As part of our special 14th August themed cover story, we asked Pakistanis from all walks of life to write a letter to their homeland. Here is a sampling of what people had to say…

Editorial, Opinion »

[14 Aug 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Editor’s Note: August 2012

It is Pakistan’s 65th anniversary, but what should we, the awam, be celebrating?

News & Politics »

[14 Aug 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Cover Story: Salaam Pakistan

Salaam Pakistan, salaam to those who keep hope alive, who dare to dream and take their aspirations for a walk, who make good things happen. Salaam to the other side of midnight.

News & Politics »

[8 Aug 2012 | Comments Off | ]
And Ne’er the Twain Shall Meet?

The battle lines drawn between the judiciary and the government cause alarming fissures in the state.

Blog Row »

[6 Aug 2012 | One Comment | ]
Dubai Dispatch: Pilgrim’s Progress

Islam’s holiest sites are now surrounded by tall buildings, malls, hotels and food franchises akin to an entertainment hub like Dubai.

Arts & Culture, Movies »

[4 Aug 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Review: The Dark Knight Rises

Does the long-awaited The Dark Knight Rises meet expectations?