Madeeha Syed

Power of communal music

KARACHI: Popular drum circles which are organised in major cities of Pakistan often involved a group of well-known,... Published May 13, 2016 07:04am

Aks Festival concludes

KARACHI: “I want you to understand that this is a safe space for anyone to come and say what they want to say. ... Published Apr 19, 2016 06:45am

Up above the world so high

Mohammad Ali Sadpara, Alex Txikon and Simone Moro talk about making history: the first winter summit of one of the only Published Apr 17, 2016 06:49am

Four-day transgender festival opens

KARACHI: A festival that aims to shed light on the lives, culture and identity of the transgender community and ... Published Apr 16, 2016 06:57am

Living on a prayer

When Kinan Kadouni made the precarious journey from Syria in 2010, he was one of the only two Syrian asylum-seekers Published Oct 26, 2015 03:43am

A world apart

While European countries have received refugees with caution, it is their assimilation into larger society that is Published Oct 26, 2015 03:43am

Magic with Multani Mitti

From the city of the saints comes an organic beauty solution: mud. Without these tips, however, you might have... Published Oct 04, 2015 06:36am

Spotlight: In the eye of the storm

The flap over Phantom quickly escalated into a cross-border exchange of stinging statements and blanket bans … Saif Ali Updated Sep 08, 2015 10:35am

In focus: For the love of the sport

This isn’t a fairy tale. This isn’t even a rags-to-riches story. That’s not the main point at least. This is a... Published Aug 23, 2015 06:37am

Tête-à-tête: One for all

Three former band mates from the Vital Signs reunited to launch a song for Pakistan called Chand Sitara. Updated Aug 16, 2015 09:14am

Tête-à-tête: Eye of the tiger

I had to lose 10kg of muscle and fat which was the toughest thing to do. I wasn’t allowed to eat much and I was hungry Updated Aug 10, 2015 11:28am