Breaking Stereotypes: Hijabi / Ninja

Breaking Stereotypes: Hijabi / Ninja

Ninja is what they call it and I just smile because there is no point in arguing about it. They think people doing hijab are…






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Experience of a First Time Voter for Pakistan Elections 2013

Experience of a First Time Voter for Pakistan Elections 2013

With all the enthusiasm and excitement, knowing that the requirements for a voter are incomplete (lost original CNIC) I decided I will go, try and…






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Reflections

Conversations… (Guest Post)

Watching the two of them together is like watching poetry, in fluid motion. They compliment each other like verses of a well-rhymed couplet. He sits…






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Should "Paki" be considered a derogatory term?

Should “Paki” be considered a derogatory term?

The dictionary Entry Paki – Wiktionary Paki (plural Pakis). (UK, Canada, Australian, offensive, racial slur) A Pakistani, or, more generally and incorrectly used, a person…






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Karachi's own Ardeshir Rustom F. Cowasjee

Karachi’s own Ardeshir Rustom F. Cowasjee

KARACHI: One of Pakistan’s oldest and most renowned columnists, Ardeshir Cowasjee, passed away in Karachi on Saturday at the age of 86. A tale by…






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