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Shazia Hasan

History: Lost in history

Umerkot, the Gateway to the Tharparkar desert, once played a pivotal role in the history of the subcontinent Published Apr 19, 2015 07:42am

Nothing to do with melancholy

Refreshing flavour-wise and nutritious health-wise, melons are considered the best fruit choice for the summer. Updated Apr 12, 2015 11:04am

Imran comes out to bat on MQM ground

It remains to be seen in front of which party symbol on the ballot paper the stamp is placed in privacy of the booth. Updated Apr 10, 2015 07:59am

Breaking the cycle

KARACHI: When the shops in Cycle Market near Pakistan Chowk and Lighthouse sold bicycles for grown-ups instead of... Published Apr 05, 2015 07:25am

Good Friday services in city churches

Traditionally, the solemn occasion is divided into three parts: the Word of God, Veneration of the Cross and Communion. Published Apr 04, 2015 07:04am

Fancy a hot cross bun? Go to Saddar

Hardly any bakery in Clifton and Defence areas except for a couple with branches in Saddar seemed to have hot cross buns Updated Apr 03, 2015 09:20am

Footprints: The ties that bind

'Hinduism is based on the caste system. Blood is more important to us. It goes beyond even religion.' Published Apr 03, 2015 06:59am

80 colourful quilt pieces put on show

KARACHI: Fabric, lace, ribbons, threads, embroidery, piecing, patchwork, appliquéing, sashing, batting, fusing,... Published Apr 02, 2015 06:49am

All that glitters

Most people head to Jama Cloth Market, or Eidgah Market, as it is popularly known, for bridal wear shopping. Updated Mar 29, 2015 10:11am

Earth Hour observed in Karachi

KARACHI: At 8.30pm on Saturday the Sindh Assembly Building, CM House, Governor House, Sindh High Court, the... Published Mar 29, 2015 06:46am