Dawn News

March, 02 2015

Nadeem F. Paracha

Heads we lose

A scrutiny of the first Pakistan-India match of the 2015 Cricket World Cup; now we know why we lost. Updated Feb 22, 2015 10:06am

An endless farce

When elected representatives become the moral police, it is often a case of the pot calling the kettle black. Updated Feb 15, 2015 09:23am

Smokers’ Corner: End of the past

“The crisis consists precisely in the fact that the old is dying and the new cannot be born” — Antonio Gramsci, Published Jan 25, 2015 07:43am

Confessions of a ‘cultural critic’

Writing satire in Pakistan is easier because many popular folk end up becoming unintentional parodies of themselves: NFP Updated Jan 22, 2015 03:28pm

When in Rome …

Travelling abroad will tell you how quickly things like music, literature, sports, theatre are vanishing from Pakistan. Updated Jan 16, 2015 08:14pm

This kebab…

NFP brings you the extreme and variegated perspectives of Pakistanis on the truth about this kebab. Updated Jan 09, 2015 01:22pm

Meet the toned-down apologist

Meet the subtler, toned-down apologist, a relatively new entrant in our troubled, twisted society. Published Dec 28, 2014 10:56am