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9 Things Girls hear in Love Marriages only

9 Things Girls hear in Love Marriages only

Wallah, if you’re lucky enough to find true love in just one person after having rummaged half the world across and after scoring a few grey hair in your pony, don’t think it’s the end of the...
It’s Cowardice, Not Confession

It’s Cowardice, Not Confession

Has Facebook turned into a church?   Our youth’s latest fling with “Confession Pages” appears to be contagious considering the number of such pages swamping up the social media space and...
One Part Brave, Three Parts Fool?

One Part Brave, Three Parts Fool?

It doesn’t get any better than this! Pakistani political opera can out-sell any of Ekta Kapoor’s half-witted soaps for more kinks and whims that she could ever imagine to cook up. Yesterday’s...
Man of Steel, but with no Emotions

Man of Steel, but with no Emotions

Superman cult has endured cinematic success for over decades. From 1978, a crop of directors have tried to resurrect the DC comic characters with justice or perhaps without it, but the fact is, it...
Can we re-build Ziarat residency and Pakistan?

Can we re-build Ziarat residency and Pakistan?

Not that we haven’t seen Jinnah’s home, Pakistan, brought to tatters by terrorism and other vices, it still hurts even more to see how anti-Pakistan forces cant even tolerate to let an object of...
Aashiqui 2- a story beyond comprehension

Aashiqui 2- a story beyond comprehension

Clearly, Rahul Jaykar and Hamlet share something profound in common. Their consuming grief and pain is too great a reaction to their circumstances. At least Hamlet had a motive- his father’s murder...
How to fight off Sunburn?

How to fight off Sunburn?

Last Saturday, while on a rendezvous with friends under the merciless scorching sun, I got burnt- wasn’t exactly on fire, but my skin surely was. Sunburn as per wikipedia is “a form of radiation...
Karachi Can Not be Hijacked

Karachi Can Not be Hijacked

If any party presumes that they have propriety rights to Karachi, it’s about time they get a reality check and in one word, “Back off”. Our beautiful metropolis, an eclectic fusion of cultures,...
Why Vote for PTI and Arif Alvi?

Why Vote for PTI and Arif Alvi?

Being one of the founding members of PTI, ex Secretary-General of PTI’s from 2006 until 2013, Arif Alvi happens to be one of the most dependable candidates standing from the N-250 sector.  ...
Why Vote for PPP and Sassi Palejo?

Why Vote for PPP and Sassi Palejo?

Sassi has emerged to be a liberal politician belonging to PPP, contesting from Thatta PS-85 constituency, whose moderate approach and particular activism for human and women’s rights has earned her...
Why Vote for JI and Naimatullah Khan?

Why Vote for JI and Naimatullah Khan?

  Former mayor- a safe contestant for the best one in the history of Karachi  and a very senior member of Jamat-e-Islami, Naimatullah Khan, has perhaps a quite categorical claim for the sector...
10 on 10 with Ali Tahir

10 on 10 with Ali Tahir

  Ali Tahir stands in the league of those finicky actors who you don’t happen to see each time you flip channels. His meticulous choice of roles and the consequent finesse in their performance...
An Excuse to Rape?

An Excuse to Rape?

Could pornography be given as a reason for a vicious rape assault on a 5 year old? Apparently yes. The idea has triggered a huge debate in India with Sunny Leone, Indian-Canadian porn star, starred...
Where Degrees are Sold

Where Degrees are Sold

With the dramatic near-election revelations about the authenticity of our ‘contestants’ degrees, we have once again come to a sorry reminder that even degrees in our country are sold.   To...
Tarang House Full

Tarang House Full

Tarang and Geo films’ brilliant collaboration to serve a unique role in the annals of culture and art was not just confined to revive the dying tradition of cinema but to bring back the six cinema...
The Perfect Candidate to Vote for is…

The Perfect Candidate to Vote for is…

While I write this, I have a whole vintage of faces in front of me. Faces heavily lined with the burden of responsibility, saluting the lurking ghost-images of Jinnah and Allama Iqbal in the...
Do Daughters have Less Duty towards Parents?

Do Daughters have Less Duty towards Parents?

When I was born, there were some who smirked at my soft-gender. Some suggested my mother should appropriate only a portion of love for me that’s rightful for a traveler staying only until its time...
And the Long March Ends

And the Long March Ends

It turned out to be painful wait, thrilling of course, yet  painful.   Freezing Islamabad,  awashed by winter rains and millions of people- men , women, and little  children. Even those new-borns...
PM To be Arrested, What Next?

PM To be Arrested, What Next?

While the first coming of Tahir-ul-Qadri had only cracked a few crackers in the mercurial political scenario of Pakistan, the SC issuing order to PM in lieu of rental power case has completely set it...
Why Cash on Controversies?

Why Cash on Controversies?

The political speech of MQM leader Altaf Hussain came as a surprise with a dash of hilarity especially as the mention of Quiad-e-Azam became annoyingly unnecessary. People across the country lashed...
Is Teacher a Slave?

Is Teacher a Slave?

It’s ironic how despite being one of the most respected professions, it is often looked down upon. Forget about what people underscoring its importance as a profession, instead think about how a...
Should Wives Share Financial Burden?

Should Wives Share Financial Burden?

That is the question of the day. The condition would have been simpler if we were talking about roommates here; however, here are life-partners involved bound with pre-conceived socio-cultural gender...