One year on: It only took a moment for one abominable act to alter Sehwan Sharif’s surrealism and serenity
The bombing was yet another attack on Sufi culture. But I fear extremism will ensure things don’t remain the same
It is deplorable to see PTI potential ticket holders from Punjab sitting in Bani Gala instead of their constituencies.
She made me realise that introspection was a far greater virtue than phony hyper-patriotism.
#PashtunLongMarch: How many more Naqeebullahs have to die before we stop marginalising the Pashtun community?
Despite a suo motu by the SC and a subsequent order to find Rao Anwar, how has he managed to vanish into thin air?
In an era of injustice taking an unprecedented rise while the public awaits mercy, the CJP’s role has been exemplary.
One can see the sun rise from mountains in Sindh and see it set behind hills of Balochistan, all surrounded by clouds.
In cases where criminals were caught within 48 hours by K-P police, the rapists were not relatives of PTI officials.
Political parties don’t protest on what directly impacts Pakistan’s 200 million, but for a change in power as a remedy
Qadri took Taseer’s criticism as blasphemy & now a student decided reprimand by his principal also counts as blasphemy
The state can't fix the criminal justice system, so the answer seems to be judicial killing or legislated murder.
Arresting the 57 accused, collecting evidence and declaring the verdict in less than a year is an achievement.
Khursheed Shah should take a look at PPP’s abysmal economic performance before pointing fingers at PML-N
Pakistan suffered its highest inflation during PPP’s first tenure while the second highest was during Zardari’s...
By labelling Muslims as Pakistanis and their localities as mini-Pakistan, BJP is fracturing India’s social fabric
BJP leader clams, “why are they here? Muslims have been given their share. They should go to Bangladesh or Pakistan.”
She emphasised that gender equality is manmade. Hence she is reclaiming the space and status her religion grants her.
It should realise the vanity in its attempts to change the independence narrative in favour of a merger with Pakistan.
Hindi cannot be the national language because India’s unity is shaped by its coloniser’s English language
South Indian states function in Hindi while its people speak several other languages, which is why they perform better
Are we geared to distrusting women where allegations of sexual abuse are involved and physical evidence is lacking?
Raising issues against PML-N's policies is his duty, but it shouldn't be at the expense of ignoring PTI's...
With Wasim Akram and Tom Moody, and a formidable fast-bowling and batting line up, the Sultans are a dangerous bunch.
Love is finally in the air! And the only thing on your mind this February should be football and football alone!
The team took an entirely different approach in engaging their fan base, making them the most popular one by far.
Clubs spent over £430 million in the January window, nearly doubling the previous record of £225 million in 2011.
There was a time where he went five years without a single Slam. Today, the Swiss maestro now has 20 Grand Slam titles
A batsman rescuing us after the top order collapses, a leg spinner taking wickets, the quick fielder who saves us runs
While Sanchez would be chuffed with his super lucrative contract, the same cannot be said for Pogba, Lukaku and De Gea
Yes, the Champions Trophy was spectacular, but it doesn’t hide the flaws that we have been developing over the years.
Messi would opt for a club that would allow him to bag another Ballon D’or, and we think the choice is quite...
Based on the famous tennis showdown, it benefits from its fascinating story but suffers due to its unfocused execution
Given its script, performance and dialogues, Hua Kuch Yoon cannot intrigue an audience that craves for quality
I was predicting a typical superhero tale, but came out marvelling at the sheer originality my senses were treated to.
While an easily forgettable show, the drama, scandals, rivalries and love triangles will keep the audience intrigued.
This Valentine’s Day, spoil your loved one with some perfectly chewy and gooey red velvet pancakes and cinnamon rolls!
Both these little pillows of deliciousness are easy to make; it’s better to bake on your own and fill it with love!
It lashes out at social customs, morals and absurd misconceptions encircling menstrual problems, in a pleasant manner.
Its nonsensical storyline and clueless dialogues to ignite arguments over belief and faith will make you leave midway.
‘The Shape of Water’ is meant to sweep you off your feet, make you cry and applaud, but that never happened
Filled with beautiful ideas, the movie is a work of great artistry but its emotional depth is remarkably shallow
Allahyar and the Legend of Markhor is not only of unprecedented quality but also a game changer for Pakistan
The attention to detail is unbelievable. Never imagined Pakistan producing such a visually mesmerising animated film.
The #PadManBan is another example of Pakistan making the country a “comfortable” place for men, not its women
If something as normal as menstruation makes Pakistanis blush 50 shades of red, then forget about child sexual abuse.
Frieha Altaf may be a celebrity but that does not mean she has the right to shame and share other people’s choices
Who gave her the right to criticise what people wear at the airport? This is Pakistan, not Beverly Hills.
Their natural resource of war history provides the raw material needed for quality movies but remains underexploited.
Why was Bilalwal Bhutto Zardari, a politician, sharing his limited views on “fake news” and journalism when he knows nothing about it?
His words reflected traits of a leader but were a haphazard attempt to finish off a discussion he was unfamiliar with.
The strength of Padmini’s myth does not explain why Karni Sena is terrorising children in order to assert...
If seeing six-year-old children dance is sexually attractive, the problem lies with your sick mind, not the girls
Blaming a child’s attire or their dance moves to justify looking at them in a sexual manner is not normal.
Seeing Pompeo’s fight for equal pay & Dempsey's outright disinterest in women rights, McDreamy proved to be a...
Michael Wolff’s ‘Fire and Fury’ represents “anti-news”, only highlighting the dumb things Donald Trump did
Trump’s character certainly must be examined, but what revelation does the book offer? Gauging from reviews, “none”!
Victim-blaming, slut-shaming, parent-blaming, inappropriate memes – is this your way to demand #JusticeForZainab, Pakistan?
If rape is the context of humour that makes people laugh, then why are we still wasting our breath asking for justice?
Every woman feels this inexplicable need to lie, to cover, to hide the blood. But where was this pressure coming from?
Karachi’s traffic making you pull your hair out? Here are 10 tips to make your travelling experience less confusing
Because the responsibility of putting the “suffer” in everyone else’s safar (travel) lies on your weak...
She may as well have told them it was their bad luck they were born female. Will she also blame the eight-month-old?
When I told him about my miscarriage, he told me he was relieved and that “it wasn’t as if you lost an actual baby”.
Although I’ve been to the graveyard several times,the disorderliness of the graves confound my ability to find the one
Vidya plays strong characters where her weight isn't the focus or punch line, making her no less than a Wonder Woman.
This further damages the credibility of #MeToo, since it was a consensual encounter, and why did she remain anonymous?
I wanted to earn the ‘Lashari’ surname, and studying abroad in HEC Paris helped me achieve just that!
I would be asked if I was related to Kamran Lashari or Bilal, the famous director. Hence I wanted to achieve something
From Donut Burger to Waffle Chicken, 6 inventions at Karachi Eat 2018 that made it worth the hassle!
Traditional outlets failed to garner the same level of attraction as these risk-takers, who'll surely be remembered.
Many are already questioning his loyalty and wondering if he is a “made by Americans” or a “made for Russia” president
Oxfam admitted it knew about the cases and was working on solving it, but the measures taken were “insufficient”.
30 mass shootings, 18 school shootings in 2018 alone – courtesy of the NRA and its puppet, Donald Trump
After every incident,the government sweeps gun debate under the rug & proclaims ‘now is not the time to talk...
BJP had an opportunity to create a credible alternative right-wing narrative in a constructive manner, but it couldn't
Born out of the exploitation of Natives and slaves, US has used violence to solve its “problems” since its inception.
For seven years, Assad has been treating civilians as terrorists or affiliates, while the global community watches.
With a female population of around 49%, Iran is surrounded by grievances concerning half of the population.
Next to Oprah, Obama is the half-empty glass perceived half-full by many Americans. But would it do America any good?
Given the time & resources the US has spent, how is it unable to defeat an enemy controlling only 4% of the country?
Will it bring something new to the horror genre? I doubt it. Will it be one of Sharma’s best movies? I don’t think so.
According to him, Imran’s weekly strategy of holding one jalsa and giving interviews to handpicked anchors won't...
The teaser lacks in almost everything; no action sequences, no spectacular set pieces, no costumes and no Venom!
If anyone can pull off a Die Hard in China, it is Johnson, and he seems to be doing a pretty good job at it as well!
Solo: A Star Wars Story looks exactly like the irrelevant yet entertaining space adventure it should be
The movie gives us a look into Han Solo's early beginnings and how he became the cockiest smuggler in the galaxy.
Humorous dialogues and solid chemistry are what made the prequel a hit, and the sequel trailer indicates the same.
The rise of Bilawal Bhutto Zardari: Much more than a poster boy of Pakistan’s family-dominated politics
Neither PTI nor PML-N have someone like Bilawal Bhutto in their ranks, and therein lies PPP’s advantage.
Oh. My. God! Could it be more fake?: 15 reasons why we wish the new ‘Friends’ trailer was the real deal!
The fake trailer made us nostalgic and wish it was real. After all, who doesn't want to see Joey being ‘wisdomous’?
Allahyar and the Legend of Markhor proves Pakistan’s animated films can be as good as Disney’s or Pixar’s
Its quirky characters and quality animation of northern Pakistan are captivating and invoke a sense of national pride.
He had grown in years; his skin had wrinkled up and loosened on his bones, but his wilfulness to work hadn’t dampened.
“Don’t you understand?” I say to no one at all. “I can’t choose both of us. It’s either my sanity or...
The Durslings would be furious if they knew about Victor. Lowly descent was the last thing they want in the family.
Illiteracy, hunger, AIDS, tsunami, hurricane. Inflation or unemployment, worrying is in vain.
Zara was adamant on wearing the same red sweater every day, perhaps because her bhaiya told her he liked it.
We are the protectors of flowers, we are the keepers of (their) fragrance, whose blood have you come to drink?
Where every topic always leads, an attack on someone else’s creeds. To hurl insult just take a pick...
They were together again, after half a century – one in flesh, and the other mixed with the earth.
The clique of students who in the same class, Despite family influence just managed to pass...