Shahida Paracha

Story time: The rabbit and the mole

IN a faraway forest there lived a little rabbit. One fine spring morning our little friend brewed a cup of aromatic... Published May 10, 2014 08:08am

Story time: The power of principles

LONG, long time ago there lived a Roman noble statesman and soldier called Marcus Furius Camillus. He loved his... Published Mar 01, 2014 07:19am

Story time: Dress for the princess

ONCE upon a time in a faraway kingdom, there lived a beautiful but very proud and stubborn princess Belle, the only... Published Dec 28, 2013 07:49am

Story time: Wishes come true

DANNY was a small town boy. In his seven years of life, he never knew what it was to be loved by parents because he... Published Nov 09, 2013 07:35am

Story time: The wold's best vase

ONCE there was a small kettle for brewing tea. Unlike other stylish teapots, there was no fancy painting on its body... Published Sep 14, 2013 07:19am

Story Time: The surprise Eid gift

“EID is incomplete without gifts!” I announced, looking significantly at my parents. “And, preferably, nice ... Published Aug 09, 2013 06:02pm

Story time: True friends

THERE was once a camel named Jidaar was the name of that camel. “Jidaar” means brave and strong, like a mount.... Published Aug 04, 2013 03:18pm