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A Comparsion Between Rehman Malik and Darth Vader

A Comparsion Between Rehman Malik and Darth Vader

“They were dressed like Star Wars characters,” said the (currently in the process of being) former minister of interior two years ago, talking about the terrorists who attacked the Mehran navy...
Higher Education or Lower Education?

Higher Education or Lower Education?

It’’s generally believed that as a student progresses from school to college and university, eventually enrolling in some masters program possibly leading to a PhD, the quality of instruction...
Pakistan at the Oscars

Pakistan at the Oscars

Since the turn of the millennium, we’ve slowly become Hollywood’s most fashionable villains. During the cold war there was always a Russian villain in some Hollywood movie, then during the gulf war...
A Perverted Sense of Security

A Perverted Sense of Security

Whenever there’s a possibility of real or potential violence on our streets, the first order of business for the state and the establishment is to shut down our urban centers, put blockades on the...
Masjid for ‘Sahabs’

Masjid for ‘Sahabs’

I was flabbergasted to know that my driver was not allowed to enter the Mosque by the guards, claiming that the Mosque is for the “sahabs” only!
The (Mis)information Age

The (Mis)information Age

It happens to almost all of us everyday. We are sitting there minding our own business and interrupts a loud “tring tring” or at other times even a “bzzt bzzt”. It’s not a pesky fly or...
The Quirks of Arfa- a Tribute to an Extraordinary Person

The Quirks of Arfa- a Tribute to an Extraordinary Person

She always knew, if you don't dream big then what's the point in dreaming....