Asif Farrukhi

COMMENT: Basti and beyond

Asif Farrukhi’s comments on Intizar Husain’s work on the occasion Published Nov 02, 2014 06:27am

REVIEW: Seemiya-gaar by Salman Ansari

A STARTLING name introduces the first collection of poems from the pen of a mature poet making his debut without any... Published Sep 15, 2014 01:58pm

COLUMN: Alf Laila for children

WHEN reading The Arabian Nights you enter a wondrous realm. In story after story, magic rubs shoulders with bustling... Published Mar 23, 2014 07:56am

Nazm-i-Nigah

More of a private person than actually shy, she can be self-effacing. However, poet Zehra Nigah’s dexterous... Updated Jan 12, 2014 05:38pm

Column: Celebrating Alice Munro

A wide and disparate array of names was floating as likely candidates when this year’s Nobel Prize for literature... Published Nov 24, 2013 07:51am

Profile: Three states and a citizen

There are some people who just don’t believe in borders, who consider these inconvenient lines drawn to divide a... Published Oct 20, 2013 08:44am

Stories of our people

Fahmida Riaz has created an all-inclusive and elastic form which works well for the substance in the book. Updated Oct 14, 2013 03:08pm

INTERVIEW: Shamsur Rahman Faruqi

Shamsur Rahman Faruqi responds from his home in Allahabad to questions about his novel, The Mirror of Beauty Published Sep 15, 2013 08:56am

Interview: An unbroken tradition

Farid Ayaz and Abu Muhammad are very proud of their ancestry - theirs is an unbroken tradition of nearly 700 years. Published Aug 18, 2013 08:44am