Education »

[24 Oct 2014 | One Comment | ]
Ideological Wasteland

Pakistan desperately needs a new historical narrative, free from the ideological waste material that our textbooks have amassed over the last 67 years.

Society »

[24 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
Second Chances

An innovative rehabilitation programme underway at Karachi Central Jail actually puts the correction in Correctional Facilities.

Profiles, Sports »

[21 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
Ain’t No Mountain High Enough

The first Pakistani woman to scale the peak of Mount Everest, Samina Baig talks about her journey to the top and her brother’s unstinting support.

News & Politics »

[20 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
Minorities in KP: State of Fear

Following a recent spate of attacks, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Sikh and Hindu minority population finds itself increasingly vulnerable.

News & Politics »

[17 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
A Look Back in Despair

Official silence and the ceding of space to religious bigotry has ensured that no blasphemy accused even gets a trial, forget a fair trial.

Art, Arts & Culture »

[16 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
Murky Territory

Though the paintings in Inaam Zafar’s [dih-still.ed] exhibition often have a vacuousness about them, they are not quite ‘still.’

Books »

[16 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
Brass Stock

Three new books examine the monolith that is the Pakistan military.

Books »

[15 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
Book Review: Khushwant Singh: The Legend Lives On

The collection of obituaries for Khushwant Singh captures his inimitable persona – but strikes a tedious note due to repetition.