An upstanding man, seemingly operating on a different tangent of existence. He was among us, but not really with us.
The case against Zardari is stronger than the case against Nawaz.
While PTI is burdening the poor, why did it give such a luxurious package to wealthy brokers who minted billions?
To this day it is a popular site for people of all ages to enjoy the cool breeze and the inviting waters.
To see why Chaudhry seems so poorly matched for the job, we simply need to compare his credentials to his counterparts
While the PTI government wants to promote tourism, they must ensure it does not come at the cost of our environment
80% of people involved in terrorism were acquitted, either there wasn’t enough evidence or no one wanted to testify.
Farmers harvesting apples, pomegranate and other seasonal fruits are experiencing a gradual decline in their crops.
PTI itself framed it as a game-changer and raised hopes. It was just a way to buy time and deflect criticism.
Neither state is backing down, with hopes that the leverage each possesses is sufficient to make the other capitulate.
What is going to be more expensive as a result of the budget? Pretty much everything.
Rabab is a reminder of what we all need to do if we are to ever have a system that works: march any length for justice
Free speech is PTM's constitutional right; they can criticise but there must be a line between voicing and attacking.
The Congress party cannot do without the family, but the party’s greatest need is its greatest liability.
Money laundering isn’t the only reason why PayPal is hesitant to enter Pakistan.
These new laws force women to accept less bodily autonomy than a dead body donating organs.
Every case involved from $20,000 to $30,000, while younger, attractive girls would be traded at around $40,000.
How can Bangladesh be 'richer' than Pakistan, let alone India, when it’s GDP would be lower?
It wasn’t that South Africa bowled poorly, but more so that Pakistan played brilliantly, in particular Imamul Haq.
According to him, ICC gave preferential treatment to Indian players while Muslim players were made to play in Ramazan.
So much went wrong in the match with India. So much is wrong with this Pakistan team.
Experts say the team which handles pressure better will win the game, and that is true. But is it really that simple?
Sarfraz Ahmed steadied the ship while Wahab's 40 minutes were some of the best cricket you will see at this World...
Pakistan squad has been in England and have the advantage of being accustomed to local conditions than Australia.
Twelve ODI defeats in a row, and they come back to beat the world’s number one ODI team and World Cup favourites.
To call it a ‘game’ would be undervaluing the effort by the West Indies and overvaluing Pakistan’s performance.
Will Klopp finally win his first cup with the Reds or will Pochettino leave Spurs with an everlasting memory?
An unnecessary sequel, aimed at appeasing little children in hopes of piggybacking on the success of the first film.
A highly flawed and largely disappointing end to the series, which its script being the root cause of the issues.
Neither a hilariously silly romp nor a sharp parody, it relies on camaraderie of its leads to keep viewers invested.
Had a fascinating premise not been paired with an unsatisfying caper, we might have landed on a better tale
Neither is it as vibrant or joyous as the animation, nor does it do anything creative enough to justify its existence.
By keeping the plot to bare minimum, Dougherty focuses on what really matters: monster versus monster smack-down
What/If is there to tempt, intimidate and tease, with plot twists that are too good to be true.
Rauf delivers a film which is neither exciting nor creative or thoughtful. A movie seen many times before, and better.
I decided to ditch the usual karhai/qorma and sawaiyan, and try something different, simple and delicious.
If my wife is saying yes out of some self-perceived religious compulsion, physical intimacy loses its meaning for me.
We know these characters, we’ve met these characters, and some of us even are these characters.
Revitalising lost talent, it gave the younger generation a peep into the past and made the older generation nostalgic.
The last thing we need is for prominent personalities to suggest this is just a ‘card’ we use to our benefit.
Their names, locations and ages change, but what does not change is our silence and inaction every time this happens.
In just weeks, the thing you loved became the thing you deeply despise.
How do you think your daughters must feel when you tell them they can’t do what you do because they are girls?
How did it turn one of the toughest, most composed characters into a weeping mess over a guy she slept with 10mins ago
It is incomprehensible why any self-respecting artist would choose Aamir Liaquat to play a revered freedom fighter
"Would you believe that a woman in her 30s like me has never been intimate with her husband? Because she's afraid?"
Phool Patti’s contributions serve as a rolling bridge from Pakistan to America for some and a taste of home for...
She woke up from her nap and sat up on the sofa, and the next thing she saw left her completely frozen and terrified.
I try to revive the Eid spirit in my young ones, for the spirit, once alive all around us, now beckons to be witnessed
They are systematically removed from all public spaces, except for the ones where they are most vulnerable.
We praised Ardern as a working mother when she brought her baby to the UNGA but criticise Sheran for doing the same.
Some men opt for help because their pasts and lives have been scarred by the machismo of their fathers.
Certain scrumptious food items pose a huge risk to your health when eaten, even in small quantities
She lost interest in everything and couldn’t even gather energy to feed her baby; she would go days without...
Without international intervention, Sudan’s economy will flounder under massive debt, with anarchy close behind.
The greatest irony of his ascent is that he has continuously alienated the community he was born into.
The leaders will clinch a significant deal to warrant Putin becoming the first Russian leader to ever visit Pakistan.
PTI must become something more than just another political party; it must become a movement, like the BJP.
May’s departure is a sign that pragmatism and compromise are now dirty words and what lies ahead is a more divided...
I am not surprised by the juggernaut of Hindutva sweeping the country, for India was always Hindu nationalist country.
Iran will not buckle like the Soviet Union did in 1991. It will only grow more belligerent and, dare I say, resilient.
Calling Godse a terrorist today invites a police case, but calling Gandhi 'father of Pak' gets silent support...
Women don’t always look out for their own, especially when a word like rape can be thrown around with such impunity
President Arif Alvi opens up about his AI initiative, the two bullets lodged in his arm from Ayub Khan’s military...
It has all the right ingredients needed to replicate the success of Superbad and promises to be one hilarious outing.
Disney may not be best known for its sequels but it’s a safe bet that the studio will make every effort to please fans
The simplistic plot provides the filmmakers the opportunity to beef up the film with explosive action set-pieces
From Batwoman taking Batman’s identity and technology, to her being a lesbian and “too woke”, people are mad about it.
See some gripping drama, punitive arguments, rigid aristocratic attitude and everything else we loved about the show.
Originally billed as a miniseries, the show won eight Emmy Awards for season 1, hence a sequel was expected.
With the mystifying change in Maleficent’s character, the film is set to take the story in a whole new direction.
The host channelled the self-righteousness and chauvinism of countless ghairatmand (honourable) Pakistanis
She tried to hide the brooch as if it were a treasure worth stealing, not realising something else needed guarding.
That gaunt little girl with empty eyes that stared at her from different car windshields had disappeared.
She was no stranger to foul smells as she was raised on a pile of stink, but this was the whiff of a man turned animal
I was left here, on this prayer mat, talking to the one thing that I didn’t believe in until a few months ago.
It was almost as if her life was holding on to the darkness of the night. A darkness it refused to let go of.
His day’s work had been done. Teaching children like him a lesson was the most important part of his job description.
She took a turn through a dark alley as a shortcut; little did she know this shortcut would cut her life short.
He hated taking Ejaz’s help, but what he hated more was the fact that when he couldn’t do something, Ghazal did.
“A Moses without manifestation, a Christ without a cross”: Karl Marx as remembered by Wamiq Jaunpuri
Jaunpuri's poetic tribute to Marx is perhaps the best short ode & introduction to the latter in all of Urdu literature