Haider

Haider

Shakespeare’s tragic hero Hamlet comes home to Kashmir to haunt, and be haunted, with the painful reminder of his existential crisis – to be or not to be.

Is Kashmir solvable?

Is Kashmir solvable?

If a common thread weaves the story of Kashmir together, it is that of heartbreak

Politics of disruption

Politics of disruption

Has Pakistan’s political culture benefited from the protests?

Na Maloom Afraad

Na Maloom Afraad

Contemporary Pakistani cinema has started depicting the grave issues that confront our state and society. Most film-makers, however, follow a straightforward (and increasingly monotonous) method to voice concerns over human rights, terrorism, child marriage and other social and cultural issues. … Continue reading

The funny side of…language

The funny side of…language

Salman Rashid muses over different variations of the English language found in Pakistan.

Moscow Biennale participants

Moscow Biennale participants

Celebrating artists representing Pakistan on the international stage