Ten-year-old Amal Umer lost her life in the aftermath of a mugging in Karachi on the eve of Independence Day.
Situated in the upper Kaghan Valley, Naran is a popular destination for domestic tourism, surrounded by lakes,
For many Americans, the story of the American Revolution is about a ragged band of rebels who, through a combination...
An exhibition explores Roohi Ahmed’s emotional and physical journey in the unpredictable environment of Karachi
Rabeya Jalil’s show displays the artist’s raw energy and her attempt to move towards abstraction
The rising suicide rate among Chitrali girls points to a troubled society and a clash of traditions and hopes
She made the discovery but a man got the Nobel. A half-century later, she’s won a three-million-dollar prize
Small decoration projects can give your home a fresh look without putting a dent in your wallet
How Alexa, the virtual assistant, couldn’t quite replace my mom
Healthy eating habits start with making the right food choices
Tomatoes are fairly easy to grow and you can produce baskets full of the juicy fruit, if proper care is taken
‘How do I tell my aunt I hate her food?’
What might have happened if, Sheikh Mujeeb’s party had formed a majority government in the centre, in 1970?
India’s Supreme Court decriminalises gay sex in historic ruling
Eos looks back at times when players and commentators tried to make snarky judgements on fellow cricketers and had
The small town of Winder in Balochistan provides a damning lesson in how contaminated water that makes its way into
The Pakistan China Lantern Festival at Karachi’s Benazir Bhutto Park is a bright addition to the city and its
I like movies with happy endings. Sadness sends me into panic, as if I will never get out from under the weight of ...
An exhibition explores the imaginative world of enchanting folktales
Mythical heroes and their representation in art has always generated insightful debates
Through YouTube and personal dedication, a few individuals are preserving the stories of those who experienced the
An anthology of short stories revolving around women offers a compelling, poignant and inspirational read
A journalist explores everyday life in the four quarters of Old Jerusalem
This motivational business fable was a monster hit. Twenty years later, we’re still wondering why
Diary of a Vagabond Mustansar Hussain Tarar A collection of travel columns that have been previously published in...
Syeda Muhammadi Begum died at just 30 years of age, but managed to author more than 30 books for women and children
Many readers may have heard of a French novel called La Disparition by Georges Perec, written without using the...
An account of the men and women who built it from a haphazard group of amateurs into the sprawling behemoth it is today
It is problematic when great poets in any language are not only identified but categorised by their geographical...
Anam Zakaria is a researcher, development professional, educationist, and winner of the KLF-German Peace Prize 2017...
Making villages active in governance processes is crucial for national progress, argues a development practitioner
A polemical new book looks at the rise of the popularly elected dictator around the world
A new book uses oral histories to explore the larger Kashmir conflict through the lens of Azad Kashmiris
A poem of Faiz Ahmed Faiz that begins with the line [And so we shall witness] has become over the years perhaps ...
A voracious exploration of femininity, suburban malaise, societal pressures and politics
Writing for television can be challenging and lucrative, but there are limits to how deep one can venture into the...
Driving the plot are dead relatives, strange wills and ominous birds
I would truly feel small if asked to comment on a work of art as brilliant, celebrated and so thoroughly analysed ...
An anthology of translated Urdu short stories by brilliant wordsmiths that is a joy to read
One of the year’s biggest #MeToo scandals came in the literary world earlier this year when Pulitzer Prize-winning...
Professor Shamim Hanafi is a leading Indian Urdu literary critic, poet and playwright. He has penned several books,...