PTI calling the kettle black: What they call ‘tabdeeli’ in Naya Pakistan is mere sloganeering in old Pakistan
How can Imran accuse previous govts of promoting nepotism when he does the same within months of forming government?
Multan can be a tourist heaven if promoted as the city of Sufis, saints. Gwadar has the potential to be the next Goa
Even though it's a simple technology based on the steep gradient of the mountain slopes, it has proved to be a...
Imagine if we could not earn the foreign exchange you are asking for if our adoptive country discriminated against us?
This fiasco has revealed that we are a bigoted society who will easily disregard someone’s competence due to...
A dark conversation in the city of lights: “If you don’t listen to your parents, you’ll end up like this (transgender)”
This was the first time I conversed with a transgender, she was honest, sympathetic and strong; traits missing today.
No one is criticising Imran for using the helicopter. But to justify it with false logic is quite insulting.
Makes you want to sit and take photographs all day, if only to try and capture the impossibly scenic beauty it offers.
Differently-abled, not disabled: A ramp may not solve all our problems, but it will make us feel ‘included’
How can we start living when we cannot even enter schools, offices, restaurants, malls in a proper and safe manner?
If we fail to unanimously agree upon one ‘purpose of education’, how can we agree on a standard uniform curriculum?
Critics can be shushed, the mini-budget is out and looks like PTI may have delivered what it promised.
The entire structure is so out of sync with modern governance systems that it cannot deliver any meaningful service.
When Nawaz couldn't be by her side, she displayed more political acumen, bravery, intelligence than most politicians.
While understanding if childhood, drugs or mental illness is to blame, it's undeniable that the intention is...
Imran can't win the confidence of the world by twisting facts of a conversation or rejecting calls from heads of...
For PTI, it means gaining a representative as the head of state, but losing a competent man to a ceremonial position.
Population growth, is the single most important factor that will determine whether Pakistan succeeds or fails,
In the case of Pakistan and Turkey, we should not confuse this currency depreciation as politically generated.
The Inzamamul Haq-led selection committee inducted only Nawaz to aid Shadab Khan, and this is where our problems began
I don’t know if we can ever truly conceive what Messi is. He will become a myth to the new generation of fans
Serena Williams will always be an icon and a champion, but her outburst had nothing to do with sexism
Saturday’s episode had nothing to do with race or sexism. It was an unsightly outburst from a powerful tennis icon.
While Kohli's absence will hamper India’s chances, nonetheless, Pakistan will be the stronger team even with Kohli.
If things don’t improve, our performance at Asian Games 2018 will serve as a preview for Olympics 2020
Majority of athletes couldn't go beyond the first round, or were languishing amongst the bottom half of contestants.
In contrast to previous chairmen, who had little background in cricket, he brings a wealth of experience to the table.
Raza Hasan was suspended from all forms of cricket for two years. Doesn’t that make this a case of double standards?
Scenes from locker room, delving into players’ lives, mastery of Guardiola, the enthusiasm, all gives a new...
Mourinho was a league champion in the second season at every club. This second year came and went without any trophy.
The World Bank held a regional competition called #OneSouthAsia. I was the only Pakistani and one of the five winners
In conversation with the multifaceted Ali Zafar: “There is no better service than a Pakistani working in India the right way”
I spent six years in India and did seven films. I saw my son Azaan grow up on Skype and missed so much of family time.
If going to watch a film called The Predator, you expect blood, gore and action, which is exactly what it delivers.
A collection of essays, most of which aim at important parts of our history which have been overlooked or fabricated
If Sacred Games knocked it out of the park, then Ghoul strikes it hard enough but fails to hit a home run.
The shortcomings stem from Gary Dauberman's script, who uses the ‘haunted house template’ and remains content at...
It takes comic jabs at the super rich, whose lives revolve around mammoth shopping sprees and mega dinner parties.
There is so much comedic talent here that the movie should be a riot; it’s a shame that the material isn’t stronger.
In conversation with Hamza Ali Abbasi: “It is shameful if you are not political in a country such as Pakistan”
"You say Khattak is corrupt, but he still wins votes. Imran is not responsible for catching the culprits."
Bravo to those Pakistanis who consume fake news on social media like halwa puri on a Sunday morning.
How could he put the burden of such a severe blame on her like that? Why is it common practice to blame the woman?
This demeaning comedy is not helping our culture, where we ridicule each other’s uniqueness instead of...
Even after her tragic death, individuals on Twitter didn't refrain from targeting her and her decision to end her...
If you’re annoyed about people sharing on Facebook, you should deactivate your profile and live in the “real” world.
Here we are, a year later after Mahira was seen wearing a backless dress, and we're still arguing over what women...
No platform is as big or as effective as Twitter. Imran is not only the most followed leader, but also the most active
Their efforts to bring diversity to Coke Studio are praiseworthy, but the quality of music shouldn’t be neglected
Siddiqui has played Manto with greater empathy and aplomb, while Khoosat was melodramatic and not very impressive
As I applied for my PhD, I received fully-funded offers from many prestigious schools, including Oxford, Harvard, UoT
'Black collection' is now a trend. While brands have to cater to the customers, it shouldn't be treated as a...
From a girl who only wanted to do medicine and whose dream universities weren’t LUMS or IBA, I struggled immensely.
Cheese is like Batman; it may not be what the country ‘deserves’, but it is what the country needs.
Despite long summer vacation, short working day and a small but stable salary, teachers continue to leave.
“So she has a bad character because she had sex with you? What about you for having sex with her?” I asked...
From honouring our martyrs to a mere date on the calendar – have we forgotten the importance of Defence Day?
People usually tend to remember events that are observed as a holiday, and September 6th goes by quietly every year.
I learnt from those I thought I never would, had enlightening discussions, & most importantly, I smiled & I meant it
Who would have thought that a small town in Kashmir would have more women empowerment than the rest of the country?
The experience of being closer to the blue sky and surrounded by white intimidating mountains as ground lies far below
If you would like to claim you have visited all of Europe, I highly suggest planning a day trip to this micro jewel.
There are more effective ways than sending forces and belligerently going against nations to tackle that menace.
India’s undeclared emergency: Dear BJP, arresting a citizen for calling you ‘fascist’ makes you… a fascist!
Any attempt to challenge or question the government’s narrative only makes room for arrest, violence or worse.
It has something for everyone; whether it's a solo trip, backpacking on a budget, a ritzy getaway, or simply exploring
This refusal has nothing to do with Pakistan and everything to do with India’s stature and its internal policies.
“I am what I am today because of the opportunities my country provided for me. It is time we pitch in.”
Most argue that the way Eid is celebrated in Muslim countries is the only correct way to celebrate it.
Not enough time for visa? All you need to do is make your bookings, grab your passport, and enjoy your Eid vacation!
The film undoubtedly seems worth a watch precisely because of the magical and fantastical experience it promises.
The rib-tickling movie focuses on issues rarely discussed: the sex lives of couples with grown-up children.
The trailer released recently and might have broken records when it comes to being an outright dud. It's a cringe...
First Man: Watching Ryan Gosling take a giant leap for mankind will be one rewarding cinematic experience
Delving into the lesser known crevices of an otherwise well-known historical event can be a captivating experience
From sexually embarrassing questions to sexual harassment, everything is apparently only fun in such instances.
Journalism vs sensationalism: The Front Runner explores how the media can make or break a politician
Relevant for today’s political stratosphere, where a politician’s personal life is documented for the world to...
Heartbreaking and unrestrained, Love Sonia will expose modern-day slavery and ruin you in the process
Noorani highlights an ugly truth with a poignant tale of what is faced by these women & the reality all women live in.
Guadagnino’s version seems to have taken a far more different route by exploring the mystery at the heart of the story
It shows a lot of promise, with a good budget, great cast, talented director, and an intriguing and unique plot.
Yes, windows are of all kinds: innocent partitions, hopeful portals, furious hurdles, and even traitors.
They say “women are weak”, “a woman can’t fight” but I’ve never seen something as delicate as a man’s ego.
Noor would lose nothing, but disobeying her father would mean trouble for him. He was forbidden to love Noor.
For his ideological struggle, intellectual position and practical sacrifices, Momand is indeed the equivalent of Faiz.
Ali did not believe in friends but only devout followers that would praise him. So he had to get the biggest animal.
Gulzar’s love for both Urdu and Pakistan is well-known. These poems put him on par Iqbal, Faiz and Ahmad Faraz.
Kamran had always been and would always be a soldier; before, he was one for the sake of his country, and now...
A simple drop of rain carrying years of shattered hopes and dreams, streaks quivering lips
Everything in Zahid’s life turned upside down in one night; took him out of his cozy bed to a one-room decayed quarter