Dawn News

March, 05 2015

Nadeem F. Paracha

Once upon an ambassador

Khan came out of an early retirement in 1987 purely on the belief that his cricket could attract funds for his hospital. Updated Mar 05, 2015 05:53pm

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