The politics of Anti-politics

The politics of Anti-politics

  Perhaps, it is true that Pakistani population is fed up with country’s political system or democracy, the word we use to describe our political structures. The disenchantment is rampant. Everyone is talking about corruption prevalent in the system and … Continue reading

Diary of General Raheel Sharif

Diary of General Raheel Sharif

Monday Mere aziz hamwatno, this is the diary of General Raheel Sharif. I’m often told that a lot of the commissioned officers never liked Kayani. He was too frail-looking, too soft-spoken, too civilian. They will be much happier with me. … Continue reading

The funny side of…cricket

The funny side of…cricket

Rants about the ‘sport’ of crricket and ‘Tea-twenty’

Tapping into trouble

Tapping into trouble

The scramble for Karachi’s scarce water resources

One hour with Khaula Jamil

One hour with Khaula Jamil

With a camera in her hand, Jamil records snippets of the lives of the strangers she meets in these streets under her photographic project titled Humans of Karachi (HOK)

Fast forward to the past

Fast forward to the past

The politics of the nineties is back upon us and so is military power, Umair Javed in this analysis for Herald.