Society, Technology, Viewpoint »

[13 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
The YouTube Conundrum

Are there ulterior motives behind continuing with the block on YouTube? Is religion being used as a pretext to control the public’s access to critical information?

Health, News & Politics, Society »

[13 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
Polio: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

Pakistan is making headlines, once again. This time, for being the largest exporter of the polio virus. And the resultant international travel curbs, have incited the ire of the nation.

Editorial »

[11 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
Editor’s Note: June 2014

Unless Honour Killing is made a non-compoundable offence, murderers will go scot-free, and many other Farzanas will continue to be bludgeoned to death.

News & Politics »

[11 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Pakistani Media: ‘Seth’ vs State

A war of attrition is brewing between the owners of media conglomerates and the state. So what is the solution to this crisis?

Health, Lifestyle »

[5 Jun 2014 | 3 Comments | ]
The Fair Affair

Zubeida Apa, known for her wise life hacks and beauty tips, has attracted the ire of the feminist types who are voicing their dissent against Pakistan’s obsession with fair skin.

News & Politics »

[5 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
The MQM Quandary

Caught between the Rangers operation in Karachi, and money-laundering charges and Imran Farooq’s murder investigations in London, a frantic MQM threatens to bring Karachi to a halt.

Arts & Culture, Books »

[2 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
Book Review: Dharkan

Islamabad-based photographer, Mobeen Ansari, takes readers on a visual journey of sorts through Pakistan, with a series of portraits he took between 2010 till 2013.

People, Q & A, Society »

[31 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
Interview: Dr Samia Mehrez

“The situation in Egypt is fluid, but there is no turning back.”