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2012: From Facebook to Elections

2012: From Facebook to Elections

The Mayans had either been lazy with their calendar or they certainly prophesised the end of times, 2012 is a year that has become synonymous for doom. As we finally step into this year the global...
Resignations Matter

Resignations Matter

The whim of media in calling this recent fiasco over information spill ‘memogate’ was simply prophetic. The resignation of Husain Haqqani as the Pakistani Ambassador to the US, uncannily...
Blind Drunk

Blind Drunk

It is time I let you in on a secret: people in Pakistan consume alcohol. If my secret-telling lead you to grunt at the obviousness of it, then I congratulate you on being closer to reality. If,...
Karachi Blast: Defence Mechanism

Karachi Blast: Defence Mechanism

Our bomb blasts are treated as unlikely celebrities in the rest of the world. They receive an afterthought of a segment on various online news editions, and only some, which usually relate to...