News & Politics »

[6 Aug 2006 | Comments Off | ]
Fiction from the Frontlines

Journalists cashed in on the demand for sensational stories during the US-led war in Afghanistan by interviewing fake Taliban and Al Qaeda members and quoting “anonymous” sources.

Arts & Culture »

[4 Aug 2006 | Comments Off | ]
A Date With Faith

Alaap, a Lahore-based organisation working towards the promotion of religious tolerance in the country, has printed an inter-faith calendar.

Art, Arts & Culture »

[3 Aug 2006 | Comments Off | ]
Art and Pluralism

Dutta talks about the richly heterogenous heritage of subcontinental art that defies the east and west cultural war that has sprung up since 9/11.

Art, Arts & Culture »

[2 Aug 2006 | Comments Off | ]
Sense and Sensibility

VM Gallery’s exhibit, ‘Sensibility,’ provided emerging miniaturists a forum to showcase their talents, some conformist and some creative.

Arts & Culture, Books »

[1 Aug 2006 | Comments Off | ]
Past Forward

M.J. Akbar’s Blood Brothers, makes a significant contribution to the emerging awareness of South Asia’s contemporary reality, while exorcising the tra uma of petition.

News & Politics »

[18 Jul 2006 | Comments Off | ]
The New Land Barons?

How the army acquires land at throwaway prices.

News & Politics, People, Q & A »

[18 Jul 2006 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Major General Shaukat Sultan

“There is no plot that is free of cost no matter what the person’s rank,” says Major General Shaukat Sultan, DG, ISPR.

News & Politics »

[16 Jul 2006 | Comments Off | ]
General Figures

How much is a general worth in real estate terms?