Blog Row, Sport Report »

[31 Jan 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Can Pakistan Get the Clean Sweep?

Rehman and Ajmal almost singlehandedly stopped England this past weekend in the UAE. But will England, considered the world’s best side, fall so quickly again?

Arts & Culture »

[30 Jan 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Poster Warehouse: Dumb and Dumber

The original tagline for the film is “If they each had half a brain, together they would still only have half a brain.” Still rings true for these two.

News & Politics »

US Looking to Negotiate With the Taliban

Does Pakistan figure in the face-saving deal that the US is trying to thrash out with the Taliban in Doha?

Art, Arts & Culture, Society »

[29 Jan 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Jimmy Engineer: A Life More Acknowledged

The book launch for a mammoth bio-epic on artist and social crusader Jimmy Engineer took place in Karachi recently, where fans and luminaries paid tribute to the innovative Pakistani.

People »

[28 Jan 2012 | One Comment | ]
The 2011 Hall of Fame

For Newsline’s Annual 2012 issue, Nadir Hassan compiled a list of people who made Pakistan proud in 2011.

News & Politics, Opinion »

[27 Jan 2012 | One Comment | ]
In Good  Times And In Bad…

Newsline looks back at the biggest events of 2011 and gives them a satirical spin.

Blog Row, The Water Cooler »

[26 Jan 2012 | 6 Comments | ]
Playing God: A TV Host and Abuse of Power

What impression are we giving the world by being so haughty and by undertaking moral-policing? What lessons are we teaching our children? And what dangers are we exposing people to?

News & Politics »

[26 Jan 2012 | Comments Off | ]
The Return of the Holy Warriors

Anti-US sentiment and anti-government chants formed the rallying cry of a cabal of religious groups, including some terrorist organisations, who joined together to form a coalition called the Difaa-e-Pakistan Council.