The intersection of maulvis, militants and the military is a complex web of overlapping and opposing interests.
An average person could be ingesting approximately five grammes of plastic every week
Having closely watched and covered the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup which will see its final unfolding today at Lord’s,
The Pakistan team’s World Cup campaign perfectly encapsulated the roller-coaster ride that is the team.
Shaukat Ali’s paintings depict beautiful pathways full of movement and optimism
This question is easily answered when it refers to politics or business, whereby the authority to be a ...
The far-right is going mainstream in various countries.
The magic of tea time goes beyond tea and its accompaniments
‘I want to do something useful in my gap year’
All your gardening queries are answered here
From mobility to health to loneliness, a number of issues plague the lives of the senior citizens of the country.
Some common sense rules to cope with ageing
With children far more exposed to the world, psychologists believe that communication from parents is of the utmost
Septuagenarian Basharat Ahmed is a former eight-time Balochistan weightlifting champion who runs his own little gym
Lack of state support for victims of abuse is a major barrier to finding workable solutions to their situation
Versatile artist Naiza Khan showcases her work on Manora Island at the Biennale’s first-ever Pakistan Pavilion
When it comes to adding flavour without fuss, nothing beats a marinade and pot-roasting
Sports should not be mixed with politics, but underlying political tensions are often not lost on the fans.
‘I have a complex about my looks’
Because of water shortage the luxury of a lush green lawn is not practical any more
It is now visible that pumping of money in the higher education sector was not such an unqualified success after all.
A book delves into the largely invisible phenomenon of transmen in India and attempts to highlight the discriminations
In this age of mindless populism, narrow nationalism, renewed misogyny and personality cults, we stand sharply...
In Omar Shahid Hamid’s latest potboiler, games are being played, and not just on the cricket pitch
The importance of judicial commissions’ role in environmental protection is offset by the inadequacy of ad hoc solutions
A translation of a French novel tells the tale of three characters separated by geography and social circumstances,
Richly illustrated and flawlessly written, the Mumbai-based Hecar Foundation’s Sindhnamah is a treasure trove on
A fourth coffee-table book by an artist equally at home in poetry, prose, painting and music is deeply marked with
There are several new books on Saadat Hassan Manto. Slowly and steadily, the pile keeps growing. Most are new ...
The 2nd Quetta Literary Festival was remarkable in particular for the quality of its audience, showcasing its political
An invaluable resource provides an overview of where Sindh stands today, in any of the sectors related to its economy
The Quetta Literary Festival lived up to its hopeful tagline, discussing subjects ranging from the political to the
Many years ago, in the bustling urban anarchy of Harvard Square, sprawled just outside the Harvard University ...
Introspection: Soul-searching Essays Cdr (R) Khalid Durrani This collection of essays — many of which originally...
Celebrated Western scholar Juan Cole situates the birth of Islam in the middle of an apocalyptic showdown between Rome
Peter Frankopan’s sequel to his bestseller is a breezy and compelling contemporary history combined with an insight
As we read in history, since ancient times the Indian subcontinent has attracted explorers and invaders to raid its...
An almost pre-adolescent high school take on the persecution of the vulnerable and on the gore, the greed and the
Kenyan writer Binyavanga Wainaina died in May 2019 at the young age of 48 but, in his short lifetime, he made as ...
Javed Jabbar’s latest book attempts to deal with Pakistan’s ‘image’ and integration problems, but is less than scholarly
A new novel presents a very believable oral history of a fictional band from the 1970s, with all the sex, drugs, rock