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THE H-BOMB: SADIQ AND AMIN

THE H-BOMB: SADIQ AND AMIN

Hafiz Saeed has just launched his own political party. After having launched everything but nuclear missiles in...
Updated Aug 14, 2017 11:52am
ADVICE: AUNTIE AGNI

ADVICE: AUNTIE AGNI

“My girlfriend wants me to gossip with her 24/7”
Published Aug 13, 2017 07:28am
THE UNMAKING OF NAWAZ SHARIF

THE UNMAKING OF NAWAZ SHARIF

Just a few months ago, another term seemed all but guaranteed for the recently disqualified prime minister.
Updated Aug 07, 2017 12:16pm
BOOKS IN BRIEF

BOOKS IN BRIEF

The Quran and Universe: Astronomy in the Light of Quran and Modern Science Ghulam HasanScientific interpretation of...
Updated Aug 15, 2017 12:09pm
COLUMN: EXIT, PURSUED BY A BEAR

COLUMN: EXIT, PURSUED BY A BEAR

On Aug 14, 1947, the Pakistani nation was born out of boundless bloodshed. What followed — an unprecedented ...
Updated Aug 15, 2017 12:39pm
NON-FICTION: ACTS OF DEFIANCE

NON-FICTION: ACTS OF DEFIANCE

The history of drama in the subcontinent told through the stories of 10 stars of the stage
Updated Aug 07, 2017 02:21pm
FICTION: LIVING IN NO-MAN’S LAND

FICTION: LIVING IN NO-MAN’S LAND

An Indian expat’s debut short story collection shines a spotlight on the less glamorous side of Dubai and Abu Dhabi
Updated Aug 07, 2017 02:35pm
NON-FICTION: BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE

NON-FICTION: BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE

A fascinating history of Urdu poetry written during the Progressive Writers’ Movement casts a wider historical net
Updated Aug 07, 2017 02:49pm
NON-FICTION: PARTICLE MATTERS

NON-FICTION: PARTICLE MATTERS

A simple explanation of scientific principles reveals the fascinating workings behind the most banal of phenomena
Updated Jul 31, 2017 05:11pm
COLUMN: GHALIB’S PRETTY WRONGS

COLUMN: GHALIB’S PRETTY WRONGS

The phrase ‘pretty wrongs’ comes from the first line of William Shakespeare’s ‘Sonnet 41’, a line that...
Updated Aug 01, 2017 12:05pm
FICTION: ANTS AND AVARICE

FICTION: ANTS AND AVARICE

A compact, multi-layered portrait of family conflict and the insecurities of bourgeois life
Updated Aug 01, 2017 12:20pm

ESSAY: A RAINBOW OF CHAOS

Part 10 of the series exploring Pakistani Urdu writing over the past 70 years
Updated Aug 01, 2017 12:52pm