“Most days when my kids ask me for water, I ask them to go to sleep instead”.
Psychological impact of terrorism has largely been ignored,even as it silently begins to shape the lives of a generation
Despite a national emergency being declared, Pakistan is failing miserably in its battle against polio. A total of...
Once crammed with hundreds of patients, the Sir Henry Eye Clinic in Shikarpur now stands alone and empty.
Alif Ailaan assesses educational outcomes and school infrastructure by comparing the performance of different regions.
Hundreds of years ago, at the edge of a desert in Sindh, the Talpurs constructed a pompous fort a top a hill. This...
She wanted to make something out of herself but accepted her circumstances as they were.
Benazir Bhutto's personal photographer Agha Feroz released a rare collection of photos of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto.
The decaying condition of these monuments is a grim reminder of the prevalent sad state of affairs in Sindh.
Driving through the scenic route to Mubarak I feel like I’m in a state of trance; with nature being my seamless rhapsody
Hundreds of thousands of children remained unvaccinated across the country as 2014 saw a record number of polio cases.
We don’t know their names; we don’t have the numbers. All we have are some of the stories of the invisible children.
Abandoned by her birth parents, Lillian had to face another betrayal as well...
Naveen Shakil's work is a cocktail of graphic, traditional and surreal art topped off with a hint of street graffiti.
The vast majority of government school teachers acknowledge that absenteeism and ‘ghost teachers’ are a serious problem
This is the second in our series of extraordinary tales of ordinary Pakistanis.
In a society where disability is rarely accommodated, an institute in Pakistan is changing the way people think
With deaths mounting and cities flooding as late monsoon rains lash Punjab and Azad Kashmir, experts are once again...
If I interpret Love for all time, A hundred Resurrections will pass; And yet my commentary will not end.
CIA drone strikes have killed more than 2,500 people in the tribal areas of North Pakistan over the past decade.