Criticism of women who fill the reserved seats stands the risk of being incorporated in the general misogynistic tone
Saudi Arabia’s sovereignty over what is holy to all Muslims appears far more real than the concept of an ummah.
Men stare and stare and stare — old men and young men; bearded men and clean-shaven men; ...
There is no corner of the country where the exploitation of children is not taking place.
When the fuel to run the country comes from elsewhere, the ways in which it is used is often dictated by others.
A better Olympics, one that is not exploitative, may simply not be possible.
Pakistani society refuses to budge from the premise that women’s lives belong ultimately to men.
A society that elevates, simulates and celebrates corrections is one that does not believe in moral boundaries.
In the virtual world, women are exerting the sort of independence and equality that is denied to them in the real
Pakistanis are weak, their lives are cheap and they can provide at best a feeble response to the aspersions Saudi Arabia
In many parts of the developing world where security is an issue and social inequity is rampant, there is deep
Once touted as a giant step forward for Pakistani art, the National Art Gallery is now languishing.
Educational institutions offer excellent opportunities for power plays and harassment, whose targets are often.
The issue of Pakistani workers trapped in Saudi Arabia’s eastern region deserves the urgent attention of both ...
In a patriarchal society, where men dominate, arguments against secret marriages are quickly transformed into...
The CII has come out with decrees that effectively make marriage a union of three: the man, the woman and the mullah.
Girls are starved and scolded, trussed up and painted to participate in the manically competitive marriage market.
The Lahore Literary Festival in New York took with it the story of a country where art and resistance have a long .
The Sister’s Council represents a promising answer to a difficult problem.
The restructuring of the Saudi economy means that many Pakistanis working in the kingdom will no longer have jobs.