Hajrah Mumtaz

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

Responses to grief

Not everyone mourned APS in a befitting manner. Published Dec 21, 2015 06:54am

Beauty & the beast

The mind can soar beyond the stars, but ugly ideas still persist. Published Dec 07, 2015 01:12am

Brand Pakistan

Who will promote heritage and culture at the national level? Published Nov 23, 2015 03:14am

Licence to drive

It seems that thousands of people drive without a licence in Karachi. Published Nov 09, 2015 01:49am

Educated militants

Extremism does not emerge from the madressah alone. Published Oct 26, 2015 01:18am

Sad city

What Karachi desperately needs is an effective mass transit system. Published Oct 12, 2015 01:18am

Beach party

No matter how pious Pakistan’s affluent classes become, their hearts only get harder. Updated Sep 28, 2015 07:58am

Madressah equation

Religious seminaries offer what Pakistan’s millions see as perks. Published Sep 14, 2015 01:42am

Seas of sewage

These days, what the beachgoer is met with is trash. Published Jul 06, 2015 06:26am