Time to decide: Quaid-e-Azam or Zia’s Pakistan

We recently marked the 68th Independence Day very fervently and zealously, because of a surprisingly placid and secure environment in the country compared to previous years. Most of the people give...

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Architect of new-fangled verse

“Zindagi se dartay ho!! Zindagi tau tum bhi ho,zindagi tau hum bhi hain.. Aadmi se dartay ho?? Aadami tau tum bhi ho, aadami tau hum bhi hain Aadami k daaman se zindagi hai wabasta, Os se tum nahi...

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‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ and its philosophical undertones

There are many ways in which Bajrangi Bhaijaan – a recent Bollywood hit featuring Salman Khan in the lead – can be described as a perfect depiction of reality in the milieu of intricate...

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Education for the Elite: Private Tuition Culture on the rise

Besides multiple impacts, the 21 st century highlights the way education is sought and imparted today. Earlier, students headed for home straight from school and rested before sitting down to revise...

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Benazir’s struggle to protect people of Pakistan

Though 21st June marks Birthday of one of Pakistan’s greatest leader the former prime minister of Pakistan Mohtarma  Benazir Bhutto, rightly named Benazir meaning unique.  This year besides her...

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Debate Desk

Education for the Elite: Private Tuition Culture on the rise

Besides multiple impacts, the 21 st century highlights the way education is sought and imparted today. Earlier, students headed for home straight from school and rested before sitting down...

Insight

Time to decide: Quaid-e-Azam or Zia’s Pakistan

We recently marked the 68th Independence Day very fervently and zealously, because of a surprisingly placid and secure environment in the country compared to previous years. Most of the...

Health Talk

Mirror, mirror on the wall, who’s the fairest of all?

The best part of growing up in the 90s is the commercials that came during the drama breaks. From paan masaala ads to the skin bleach commercial “Bus 15 minute mein ho gayi mein gori...

Lifestyle

‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ and its philosophical undertones

There are many ways in which Bajrangi Bhaijaan – a recent Bollywood hit featuring Salman Khan in the lead – can be described as a perfect depiction of reality in the milieu of...

Limelight

Pakistan Idol – The Final Note

The wait is over and the people have spoken! The inaugural season of Pakistan’s biggest music competition has come to an end and Zamad Baig has emerged as the first Pakistan Idol.  ...

Reviews n Reviews

Architect of new-fangled verse

“Zindagi se dartay ho!! Zindagi tau tum bhi ho,zindagi tau hum bhi hain.. Aadmi se dartay ho?? Aadami tau tum bhi ho, aadami tau hum bhi hain Aadami k daaman se zindagi hai wabasta, Os se...

Around the World

Rohingya’s Muslims and Pakistan’s minorities

Lately, I have been reviewing the horrifying pictures of Rohingya Muslims being slaughtered inhumanly at the hands of some extremist Buddhist Monks. On the contrary, the religion of...

Sports Sprit

Mr Priceless: Messi’s Next Big Challenge!

What’s next? Millions are still wondering that what’s next for the little Argentine after his World Cup adventure. His 11th season for Barcelona has started; all previous in the...

Tech Track

Understanding the 3G and 4G Spectrum

With the recent hype about the 3G auction in Pakistan, the use of technical jargon could well leave the average consumer lost about what it all means except for better speeds.  ...

Hyde-Park

Will Imran Khan Make a Difference?

PTI’s rise after the rally of 30th October, 2011, a partial disillusionment with their politics, parting of a few loyalists such as Shirn Mazari, and Khan’s commitment to hold...