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[8 May 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Theatre Review: Pawnay 14 August

Despite a woeful lack of theatrical technique and a simplistic plot, Anwar Maqsood’s debut script for theatre was a mix of cynical truths and hilarious truisms about Pakistan.

News & Politics »

[8 May 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Razed to the Ground: The Bhoja Air Crash

Pakistan’s aviation industry takes yet another nose-dive with the crash of a Bhoja airplane.

Society, Sports »

[8 May 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Up in the Air: Red Bull X-Fighters Jams Tour

Motorcyclists from New Zealand, USA and South Africa showcase their aerial aerobatics for a Pakistani audience at the Red Bull X-Fighters Jams show.

Art, Arts & Culture, Blog Row, People, Q & A »

[8 May 2012 | One Comment | ]
Dubai Dispatch: Interview: Risham Syed

Newsline speaks to Lahore-based artist, Risham Syed, a winner of the prestigious Abraaj Capital Art Prize 2012, who exhibited her completed artwork at Art Dubai, in March this year.

Editorial, News & Politics, Opinion »

[6 May 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Editor’s Note: May 2012

The war of words between the PML-N and the PPP has erupted again, and the choicest abuses are being hurled back and forth.

News & Politics »

[1 May 2012 | Comments Off | ]
More Education, No Change

Though Peelu Vance, a village in central Punjab, boasts 96% literacy, it is still a shabby and dusty backwater and its deplorable poverty is reflective of the quality of education available to its residents.

Arts & Culture, Movies »

[30 Apr 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Review: Meherjaan

Contemporary Bangladeshi cinema revisits 1971 to provide a narrative of war, based not on hatred, but on the healing power of love.

At Home, Lifestyle »

[30 Apr 2012 | One Comment | ]
Sunflower Guerrillas: Plant Some Sunshine

On May 1, 2012, gardeners across the country are invited to participate in the Sunflower Guerilla Gardening Day in Pakistan