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Hajrah Mumtaz

Issues from none

Why create problems where none exist? Published Oct 10, 2016 01:58am

Behind closed doors

Naming and shaming domestic help on social media is a favourite pastime. Published Sep 26, 2016 02:04am

Writing on the wall

Thriving bookstores are conspicuous by their absence. Published Aug 29, 2016 02:26am

Tourism of faith

Pakistan has glorious reminders of its multifaith history. Published Aug 15, 2016 01:12am

Aesthetic pollution

The billboards are missing, and Karachi feels less crowded. Published Aug 01, 2016 05:36am

Tourism overload

There are important lessons to learn from the ruin of Patriata. Published Jul 18, 2016 04:36am

Obituary: Lifelong mission of mercy

IN a country where staying free of controversy is rare indeed, Abdul Sattar Edhi’s decades in the glare of public... Updated Jul 09, 2016 08:33am

Of a song stilled

Personal or even state-sponsored generosity to artists is piecemeal. Published Jul 04, 2016 06:50am

Riding the wave

The monsoons are upon us and the waters are treacherous. Published Jun 20, 2016 01:22am

A few good men

This story will make no headlines and will not flash on TV screens. Published Jun 06, 2016 07:01am

Media power

These days, crises always seem to snowball into histrionics. Published May 23, 2016 02:30am

Raw nerve

Three films have been axed by the censors recently. Published May 09, 2016 01:27am

The culture cure

The change culture brings can put society on a new trajectory. Published Apr 25, 2016 06:48am

Sliding scale

Gender segregation is deeply problematic over the long term. Published Apr 11, 2016 06:37am

Chasm of distrust

The active polio campaign has made some people suspicious. Published Mar 28, 2016 06:53am

Extreme protests

Not all forms of protest are equal. Published Mar 14, 2016 06:46am

Unresponsive state

The problem of garbage and sewage accumulation remains. Published Feb 29, 2016 02:16am

Musings on honour

Koreans take their honour seriously; they will not besmirch it. Published Feb 15, 2016 02:04am

Schools under siege

It would be no surprise if our schools began to resemble prisons. Published Feb 01, 2016 01:16am

Culture wars

We have yet to define what Pakistani culture constitutes. Published Jan 18, 2016 07:02am