Books »

[14 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review: The Prisoner

Omar Shahid Hamid’s debut novel tells a gripping story of deceit and intrigue, while taking readers inside the murky world of the Karachi Police.

News & Politics, Society »

[13 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Moenjodaro: Culture at a Cost

The Sindh Festival’s cultural counteroffensive was big on pomp and show. But is Bilawal Bhutto’s myopic disregard for Pakistan’s most treasured historical site a worrying sign?

Editorial, News & Politics, Opinion »

[12 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Editor’s Note: March 2014

Why are we so outraged by the doctored image of the father of the nation – if only to make a point? Why aren’t we outraged by those who have actually disfigured this country?

Arts & Culture, Movies »

[11 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Review: The Monuments Men

George Clooney’s fifth directorial effort is a classic caper movie ala Ocean’s Eleven, set during the Second World War, but ultimately tries to do too many things at the same time.

Arts & Culture, Movies »

[11 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Review: Highway

Imtiaz Ali’s Highway is shot with skill, but its plot fails to deliver.

People, Q & A »

[11 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Rajmohan Gandhi

“The time has come when leaders on both sides should take some risks”

Art, Arts & Culture »

[21 Feb 2014 | Comments Off | ]
For The Love Of Lahore

Artist Nazia Ejaz may have settled in Australia, but Lahore is still on her mind.

Movies »

[14 Feb 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Review: 12 Years A Slave

If slavery humiliated and dehumanised a man, Steve McQueen attempts to humanise him.