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Anjum Niaz

God’s own kingdom

Jerusalem is holy to three faiths, yet tolerance and harmony are in short supply Published Jun 21, 2015 07:01am

American immortal

I don’t want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve it through not dying. — Woody Allen Published Oct 26, 2014 06:39am

Long live the ‘queen’

Winding hills and soggy mists anyplace in America prompt you to reflexively exclaim: “This is just like Murree!” Published Aug 25, 2013 04:52am

Requiem for the living

When Zardari replaced Musharraf, it was a double whammy for the 180 million Pakistanis. Instead of leading the... Published Aug 18, 2013 06:46am

Harry Potter in Taliban land

Success is the name of this formula: To kick adversity, the best way forward is a kick in the teeth. Now, don’t... Updated Aug 09, 2013 05:18am

Flashback: Do men really hate women?

Are men misogynists? The answer is not a simple ‘Yes’ or ‘No.’ Betty Friedan was perhaps the first feminist... Updated Aug 09, 2013 04:42am

Males and their mea culpa

In America, breaking news is often about immoral indiscretions of male politicians rushing to apologise. These... Updated Aug 04, 2013 03:42pm

Oh brother!

Is it happenstance or destiny, that brothers of two most spirited spokesmen of N-League have hit a jackpot at PIA?... Published Jul 28, 2013 09:59am

The pir in the palace

It would be of general public interest, especially the tax-payers, to know if a resident pir lives in the Prime... Updated Jul 14, 2013 10:12am

View from US: Let’s talk cricket

The best hope for cricket is to control the patron. He is the problem, not the chairman he cherry picks. Unlucky for... Published Jul 07, 2013 04:40am

View from US: History hyped

The word ‘historic’ is Pakistani media’s post-elections new hype. It’s been elevated to a gala event ... Published Jun 23, 2013 09:27am

View from US: Altaf bhai in Clifton

Altaf Hussain’s Teen Talwar address by now gone viral for the veiled threats it contained reminds me of another... Published Jun 09, 2013 10:42am

The art of the possible

.K Rowling reigns supreme as the creator of Harry Potter, the boy with a magic wand. She is perhaps the first author... Updated May 26, 2013 10:32am

Naya Pakistan, how?

At the seat of government on May 12, 2013, Islamabad witnessed benevolent skies, power washed roads, bathed afresh... Updated May 19, 2013 11:20am

Change unbound

Make no mistake change is already here. You can feel it on the roads, at social events, fashion shows, in branded... Published May 12, 2013 10:42am