Q & A »

[15 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Dr Izzeldin Abuelaish

“I see myself in every parent – whether Palestinian or not.”

News & Politics, Opinion, Viewpoint »

[12 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Israel’s Hubris

Once again, the invasion of Gaza has killed hundreds of Palestinians. But has Israel overplayed its hand this time around?

Editorial, Opinion »

[12 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Editor’s Note: August 2014

Can a country that is beset with such grave problems and has virtually become a pariah on the global stage, afford more political turmoil?

Education »

[25 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Dr Pervez Hoodbhoy

“There are countless sharks in Pakistani academia who publish a meaningless paper every few days but still mint money.” – Dr Pervez Hoodbhoy

Education »

[25 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
One Doctorate Too Many

Is Pakistan producing more PhDs than it can absorb? What is the future of the incoming stream of doctorates?

Art, Arts & Culture »

[24 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Art as Escapism

Despite its cheerful disposition, Usman Ahmed’s pop art is a less-than-glamorous look at class and lifestyle disparities in the nation’s capital.

Society »

[24 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
The Lost Boys

Where state and society fail them, there are a few organisations that are taking on the responsibility of giving street children the possibility of a better future.

Books »

[24 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review: The Snowden Files

The Snowden Files is an exposé of the scandalous system of snooping on, not just citizens, but world leaders, by British and US intelligence.