Arts & Culture, Movies »

[10 Apr 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Review: Total Siyapaa

Total Siyappa could have been a total winner, but alas, the Indian-Pakistani love-hate story falls far short of expectations.

Viewpoint »

[9 Apr 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Constructing Coercive Consent

Through manipulative tactics, the alliance of the extreme right and the militants has permeated the national discourse and seems to be moving from social control to state control of Pakistan.

News & Politics »

[9 Apr 2014 | Comments Off | ]
India Votes: The Countdown Begins…

Who will emerge victorious in India’s May 2014 elections? Experts predict a landslide victory for the BJP but history – as previously proven – may have something else in store for India.

Editorial, News & Politics, Opinion »

[8 Apr 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Editor’s Note: April 2014

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif continues to ‘take note,’ of all incidents of terrorism, but to no avail. Will the prime minister move beyond the ‘take-note’ stage to the ‘take-action’ stage, or will he allow the country to proceed on its downward trajectory?

Art, Arts & Culture »

[3 Apr 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Fresh Paint

VM Art Gallery’s exhibit of the work of graduating students of 18 art schools brought a fresh and engaging perspective to the table.

Business, People, Q & A »

[3 Apr 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Rabia Khan

“We are still not a profit-making venture because we want more people to have access to our produce,” says the Co-Proprietor of Sungold Organic.

News & Politics »

[30 Mar 2014 | One Comment | ]
Nuclear Power Plants: No Clear Answers

Other fears aside, the fact that the nuclear plants in Karachi will be using untested Chinese technology should be of major concern.

Books, People, Q & A »

[29 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Omar Shahid Hamid

“The police has to be the biggest badmaash of the area”