Saeed Book Bank was nothing more than a beautiful building because we couldn’t afford most of the books sold there
Rehman knows that the PTI’s weak performance on the economic front will automatically attract support for him
Everyone wants the government to have more tax money, yet most aren’t willing to comply with the law
His work influenced some of the most extraordinary names in the social development sector
For too long, we have put responsibility for sexual attacks against women on their clothing and freedom of movement.
The biggest reason for Pakistan’s failure in this regard is the lack of commitment to make this issue a priority.
Pakistan should look towards China to introduce energy based on renewable sources such as water, solar and wind
Do we expect many Islamophobes to willingly switch to a channel that is dedicated to extolling the virtues of Islam?
The Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan is to blame for the situation, not Pakistan's pharmaceutical manufacturers
Throwing cash at Sindh, hoping that it will reform itself, represents a short-sighted approach towards a larger issue
For some PTM is a stooge of certain clandestine agencies, while others see it as the legitimate voice of the Pasthuns
If religious discrimination is enshrined in our Constitution, claims of religious equality will fall on deaf ears.
Many on the death row will not get a fair day in court, a competent dedicated lawyer or even an unbiased judge or jury
India’s descent into fascism has caused justified outrage, but has it also awakened us to the hypocrisy of our nation?
Khan landed in America as the head of just another third world country but left as a statesman
Pakistan needs to exploit its $12.8 billion potential for exports while investing in research and development
Simply put, the PTI does not want to work with the PPP; forcing it to look for ways to circumvent them.
Jinnah was right. The situation in IoK bluntly indicates what would have happened if Partition had not taken place
If Liverpool manage a victory in Manchester, it might be the end of Solskjaer’s career as United’s boss.
The T20 team against weak Sri Lanka represents a missed opportunity to try out players for the world cup next year
Both Solskjaer and Emery are desperate win for a win, not just for their clubs, but to protect their jobs
When Farah started umpiring, people used to laugh at her, ask if her job is just to raise a finger when one gets out.
While many will rejoice at the omission of Malik and Hafeez, the inclusion of Akmal and Shehzad is incomprehensible.
The quandary Emery finds himself in is similar to the one Frank Lampard is currently in over at Chelsea
Crystal Palace, Newcastle and Leicester have made it clear that there are other contenders this season.
Liverpool already look like early favourites and God help any team that stands in their way!
Once Australia clawed their way to 246 runs, the match seemed done and dusted. Enter Ben Stokes.
Some sequels are designed to cater to viewers not familiar with the original series, this is not one of them
Joker is the uninhibited madness of a fractured, two-faced world order, manifesting itself as a weeping clown.
This isn’t just another forgetful Netflix original, rather, it is a tale that will strike a chord in many hearts
However analytical Ad Astra’s screenplay may be, it never strays from its core: the ties that bind parent and child
Over the years, Rambo’s spirit and the original soul of Morrell’s story has been taken over by stereotypical...
A band with a heart, their music breaks stereotypes and audiences at concerts cannot help but sway to their music.
Like the man whose music this movie is inspired by, the movie is versatile and wholesome in all the right ways.
Chapter Two is a decent sequel. Sadly, it couldn’t top or match its predecessor in terms of execution and storytelling
This dish is not only great comfort food but also has a mild flavour to it which satisfies the palate
We cannot make fun of someone with a hole in their sock when we are barefoot ourselves.
Are we only standing in solidarity with Kashmiris who stand with the Pakistani state?
A race to know as much as possible about you has commenced amongst not just Google but all internet giants.
Abbasi framed his decision to marry her as a case of charity or sacrifice.
The portrayal of sexual orientation as a costume that one can put on whenever they wish to is immensely problematic.
Chopra has proven that she sees her role as a UN Goodwill Ambassador as nothing more than a resume-booster
Shahid Shafaat’s brilliant direction coupled with Sohai Ali Abro’s powerful acting is definitely worthy of applause.
ACF’s Ayesha Chundrigar recalls how “violated” she felt when the hate messages started pouring in.
A sickening sense of entitlement is being promoted by BJP; an entitlement not just over land, but over bodies.
A lack of existing infrastructure has made mental health outreach very difficult in Balochistan/
If you read this, please say a prayer for my father, thank you
I have met a lot of people who were traumatised or discouraged by the behaviour of their psychiatrists.
Perpetrators do not realise that when they act in inhumane ways, they are actually dehumanising themselves
It should be remembered that it took many years before the actual damage stemming from cigarette smoke was assessed
The society does not want to discuss how rape and sexual abuse have more to do with power rather than unbridled lust
His memory gaps were so severe that he could not recall attending his sister’s wedding, and became furious at pictures
I had heard hajj was difficult and some sort of a spiritual feeling was required from within, which I didn't possess.
The homage Urdu literature has paid to Imam Hussain (AS) is quite idiosyncratic.
We cannot be selective about which oppressed group we choose to raise a voice for
Economic changes sweeping across Asia are both breathtaking and unprecedented in their scope and impact
Britain’s greatest strength has been in its diversity, and this point-based system would definitely impact that
The Kartarpur corridor may prove to be not just a religious corridor, but a corridor for peace in the region.
The situation in Yemen and attacks on oil plants in Saudi Arabia will only further increase tensions in the region
These elections will demonstrate Afghanistan's political divisions and will also have ramifications across the region
The Indian GDP only saw a 5% increase in the first fiscal quarter, making it the slowest growth rate since 2012-2013
The withdrawal speaks more about the fault-lines entrenched in Germany than it does about Shamsie’s politics
Imran must bring Pakistan out of denial and recognise that Modi is a force to be reckoned with
The movie will perhaps force us to ask questions about topics usually reserved for the back pages of a newspaper
The trailer doesn’t give details about the plotline but shows the distressed protagonist trying to escape his...
The movie seems like an intense, gripping thriller with a determined female protagonist
Before Imran's address at the UN, Shah Mahmood Qureshi discusses the crisis in IoK and the importance of this US trip
Doctor Sleep seems to have a more complicated plot compared to its iconic classic predecessor
The film seems sharp, witty and bizarrely humorous. You have to give points to Waititi for taking this creative risk
Disney seems increasingly uninspired and creatively vacant, relying on the powers of nostalgia to draw in an audience.
Maleeha Lodhi discusses the future of IoK at the UNSC, Pakistan's role at the UN and the personal attacks against...
The trailer has left people feeling confused, somewhat surprised and also overjoyed. For me, it's disappointment.
The parallels between Andreyev and Manto are astounding, but, unlike Manto, Andreyev's work has fallen into obscurity
She talks in song and smiles along, She is every Romeo’s Juliet delight
The poet’s heartfelt reminder of water scarcity in Thar is all the more poignant during the global climate movement
Without you, I wander on ways I should not; with my body weary and my eyes beady, my soul begins to rot.
Two poetic tributes to Bibi Zainab (AS) and her sermon in the works of two of Pakistan’s greatest feminist poets.
There is a cross in this snow, there is a trail of blood, and that — is the only thing, I’ll follow.
You see the posh Prado that does not belong, you see the glock pointed, “Sir, go along”.
Because only a mother can cherish your existence, despite the haunted past that flashes with your presence!
He bought her new clothes for Eid, but that was all he could afford with his meagre income.