Arts & Culture, Movies »

[10 Aug 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Movie Review: Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

The message here is that there is more to life than serious pursuits and that sometimes you should just “let yourself go.”

Blog Row, The Water Cooler »

[9 Aug 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Radio-Induced Repose

Radio stations seem to now see themselves as a slightly cheerier alternative to Prozac for the citizens of Pakistan, particularly those in Karachi.

Arts & Culture, Movies »

Movie Review: Sucker Punch

Sucker Punch should be admired for its bold thematic value that breaks away from Hollywood convention.

Food, Lifestyle, Society »

Azra Syed Launches Book on Pakistani Cooking

The host of cooking show “Azra’s Kitchen” launched her first cookbook last month.

Blog Row, News & Politics, The Water Cooler »

[9 Aug 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Gallup: US Muslims Satisfied with Lives and Hopeful about Future

Moreover, Muslim-Americans are the least likely major religious group in the US to say there is ever a justification for attacks on civilians.

At Home, Lifestyle »

[8 Aug 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Adding a New Dimension to Home Furniture

Furniture design company VADA held an exhibition at Karachi’s Canvas Gallery on June 22, displaying some of the finest furniture Karachi has to offer.

Society »

[8 Aug 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Developing Rural Education in Pakistan

The Indus Resource Centre has reopened what were once ghost schools in areas like Khairpur, Dadu and Sukkur, and provides students with uniforms, transport and books.

People, Q & A »

[8 Aug 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Mohammed Hanif

“I usually have a flash of brilliance twice a year. Otherwise, it’s a hard slog,” says Mohammed Hanif.