Opinion, Viewpoint »

[10 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Anti-Zionist or Anti-Semitic?

Pakistani expressions of solidarity with Palestine frequently become anti-Semitic, particularly on social media.

Arts & Culture, Movies »

[9 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | ]
From Iran, With Love

Two recently released films, Jon Stewart’s Rosewater and Iranian director Sepideh Farsi’s Red Rose, both set in Iran in 2009, are a study in contrast.

Editorial, News & Politics, Opinion »

[9 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Editor’s Note: December 2014

With the government hell-bent on going hammer and tongs at Khan, and the PTI in an equally defiant mood, this battle of wills that is testing the country’s nerves is not about to end any time soon.

Arts & Culture, Q & A »

[30 Nov 2014 | One Comment | ]
Photo Essay: Capturing Sindh

Photographer Shah Zaman Baloch takes us on a visual journey through Sindh.

Arts & Culture, Movies »

[29 Nov 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Review: Margarita with a Straw

Margarita with a Straw redeems Indian cinema in its depiction of disabled characters.

Arts & Culture, Books »

[27 Nov 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review: Haveli

Haveli carries a Danielle Steele charm, but the storyline could do with some growing up.

Arts & Culture, Books »

[27 Nov 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review: Butterfly Season

Indireads’ new novella, Butterfly Season, is flittingly enjoyable, but doesn‘t quite make the pulse quicken…

Health »

[27 Nov 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Medicine for the Soul

Alongside mainstream medicine, music and art are being used to treat mental health problems around the world, and Pakistan needs to follow cue.