News & Politics »

[25 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Balochistan’s Boko Haram

Teachers, parents and students have taken a stand against attempts to thwart education of girls in Makran.

Arts & Culture, Movies »

[25 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Classic Film Review: Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

The honesty of its script and the performances of its lead actors make Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? a classic

Art, Arts & Culture »

[25 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Work In Progress

Eight graduates of the Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture deconstruct objects and themes from their surroundings in an exhibition at the Full Circle Gallery.

Health, News & Politics »

[19 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Polio: Mission Impossible

Why is Pakistan failing in its mission to eradicate polio?

Art »

[19 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
‘Pakistaniness’ and the New Orientalism

In Pakistani art circles, Shahzia Sikander has been treated as an outsider for not “engaging with the community.” It begs the philosophical question as to what makes Pakistani art ‘Pakistani.’

People, Q & A »

[14 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Shobhaa De

“I have a problem with self-inflicted torture / martyrdom. Especially when women glorify suffering and sacrifice”

Society, Technology, Viewpoint »

[13 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
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 | Comments Off | ]
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.