No big food chain has been able to make inroads into the area, despite the large crowds the street manages to attract.
Having four provinces made sense in 1947. Switzerland has a population of 8 million, yet it's divided into 26 parts.
If he is clean and there is no forbidden source of funding, then why is he reluctant to disclose the source publicly?
Why did his conscience awaken while he is being investigated in laundering cases, including the $4.9 billion to India?
An hour before the violence, a van loaded with assault rifles, pump-action shot guns, handguns and cartridges arrived.
The reality of public hospitals: I lost my nana to medical negligence in Pakistan’s dirtiest hospital
His oxygen had dropped to 68% but when I asked the doctor to help, he said “You are not at Aga Khan Hospital”.
Because what is more derogatory than being compared to a woman, right? What bigger insult is there?
People of various nationalities, statuses, religions sat together and contemplated on their existence as individuals.
They are not even aware that the day off extends to them as well, while we capitalise on their overall helplessness.
If things go along the current trajectory, “cooperation” with China will become much less voluntary in the near...
“The dream of a new Dubai is downloading at the moment – we are just having connectivity problems” joked a...
While the bill is both broad and inclusive, there are no fines or penalties in case any of its provisions are violated
Sanctions on Iran will affect Afghanistan, India’s trade, and this is where the silver lining for Pakistan comes in.
This tilts the balance in favour of Nawaz, since NAB issued a press release based on a suspicion without ample proof.
Political use of sensitive matters like the finality of Prophethood has gathered unprecedented steam since last year.
Sometimes politics is the art of a tactical retreat, where the one to step back gains political points; as Bilawal did
While the state is busy in suppressing the insurgency and unrest, the protection of the Hazaras does not top the list.
The same electables who left PML-N for PML-Q in 2002 only to join back later, are now unabashedly switching to PTI.
The match against Leicestershire instils more belief in this wild suggestion; he scored 71 off 98 balls as an opener
The name has returned but the 18-year-old kid that could rip through the best batting line-ups in the world, has not.
When players choose to participate in every tom, dick and harry league, it brings injuries, fading fitness and fatigue
A win for Chelsea against Liverpool meant that the race for the Champions League spot was going right down to the wire
Pakistan might find themselves in a troublesome situation, as they haven’t played the longer format in a long time
Isn’t it ironic that a format supposed to ‘simplify’ cricket will only make things more complicated?
Pogba and Rodriguez, from Brazil 2014, are clear examples of how a solid World Cup can impact your career trajectory.
Wenger produced the ‘Invincibles’ and Arsenal went the whole season unbeaten. That remains his biggest...
The semi-final for Roma is not about stopping LFC; it’s stop the Klopp juggernaut with Salah as its attacking focal
Season 2 focuses on everyone’s story and has a complete storyline, revealing seemingly missing parts from season 1.
With humour and humility, ‘The Perils of Being Moderately Famous’ brings literal royalty back down to earth
As the book ends, we're reminded that be it a superstar or an unknown, we are all navigating the journey of our dreams
It has everything; from offensive and insensitive jokes to great action scenes and visuals, along with a poignant plot
Even after 28 episodes, this family saga has not lost its charm and has kept us glued to the screens till the very end
You might not want to watch The Mechanism upon hearing its premise, but if you do, you won’t regret giving it a shot.
The genius of the film lies in the fact that it manages to give us an incredibly affecting yet subtle character study.
Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor’s chemistry in ‘102 Not Out’ will make you laugh and cry with nostalgia
It's the charisma & allure of both Bachchan and Kapoor which ensures they give their best to portray a father and...
A chilling tale narrated by a dead girl, makes me wonder,will season 2 have the same effect if we have a new narrator?
He goes on to say that life is mere algorithmic data processing, and there is nothing sacred or worthy of celebration.
Those who have a problem with the ‘Ahuja’ added to her name should also feel uncomfortable with the ‘Kapoor’...
I am a woman. We lie. Especially when it suits us. And if we think we can play dirty and win, we cannot.
Ms Marvel is a 15-year-old high school teenager, while Queen PC is 35. If you are playing a superhero, look the part!
The failure to ask for consent and be so insensitive to portray the story so soon and vividly speaks volumes in itself
Do you want Facebook (which has been in the news for all the wrong reasons) to have access to your dating history?
Such sensationalised allegations will result in more backlash; maybe even a call to return to the culture of the veil
We're in a country where fully covered sportswomen struggle to get accepted, despite setting many records on the...
Families are reduced to parents and servants. Like Zareen, staying behind comes from innate sense of responsibility.
She supports Meesha but also suggests the singer could have prevented her harassment by not hanging out with Ali
Conservative Muslim women are not accepted into feminist circles because the idea is Islam is inherently oppressive.
While some consider it mere entertainment, it is actually embedding and rekindling deep-seated prejudice and hatred.
Mothers are trying hard to do the best they can by their children, while being made to feel they have got it all wrong
Girls are scared or shy because adults, out of a sense of misplaced protectiveness, teach them to act a certain way.
Some are murdered by their families for dancing, while across the divide some spend millions for one mehndi night.
It's hard to list how many times my friends, family have asked me to speak in Urdu because, “eww, Sindhi sounds...
Gatherings feel like auctions; women keep a lookout on what pleases their eyes and rush to “bid” on their favourites.
One day, I made a drunken call and crossed that line. She did not put the phone down or indicate she was uncomfortable
Her distaste was more about what comes with marriage – physical intimacy, and she didn’t want anything to do with it.
Where Diana was keen on instigating rebellion throughout her marriage, Meghan exhibits a practically appealing picture
This is the real hypocrisy at play here: If Bashar al Assad is a vile war criminal, so is the Israeli government.
It was rare for a Pakistani to be here, as it was the historic turning point for pluralism turning into divisiveness.
75% of his time is spent on legal battles with porn stars and firing people. Peace in Korea is an afterthought for him
Why should we make space for Jinnah’s portrait when he (and Muslims)did not want to live together in a united...
The reality of the unadulterated beauty in front of us was better than what we saw in the pictures; it was paradise.
China is wary of the US-India alliance and is willing to improve relations, while India is aware of China's position.
They see Kashmiris’ anger as an act of perjury, seen as traitors, and feel proud of soldiers inflicting brutalities.
You are a true American desi if Niagara Falls is the vacation resort for you, or if there's always drama after meals.
It outdoes its predecessors in terms of its signature set pieces and the high wire, edge-of-your seat action sequences
Judging by the trailer, it seems filmmakers were reluctant to discuss Mercury’s sexuality and his death from AIDS.
With a rookie director, confusing plot-line and unknown cast (barring Robbie and Pegg), it’s impossible to get excited
Reminiscent of Panic Room and Taken, it focuses on the mother’s quest to save her children from an impenetrable house.
Considering the sensitivity of the issue, one wonders if it'll be able to rightly show their struggle post occupation.
A chock-a-block with sarcasm, foul language and jocularity, this romcom will make you chill out with your girlfriends.
Saying that Ranbir Kapoor nails every single one of Sanjay Dutt's looks and phases in life would be an...
Had it not been for Tom Hardy, you probably would have stopped watching the trailer mid-way.
It may not seem like the most promising film of the summer, but we still hope it delivers some laughs and amusement.
When he turned around, Laila thought he was leaving. But instead, he locked the door, turned off the lamp and stayed.
Her hands are as magical as an elixir; her hands are what have changed my fate
It had been a while since he touched her compassionately. Even when in bed, it was more of a check on their to-do list
She was a girl who believed in fairy tales. She was a girl not yet exposed to betrayal and disloyalty.
Her successor would live in the palace & call herself a pixie, for the pixie & the palace were tied together forever.
I'm responsible for how my son lives today.I'm to be blamed for his loss, for shattering his dreams, for his condition
He was the only one who told Shreya how beautiful she looked in sarees, and he was the only one she cared to please.
The hoots, whistles and curses from passers-by, came with the package that used to make me cry.
She called after her father, but he never returned. Her heart began to race frantically, and nothing made any sense.