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Mohatta Palace: A tale of love lost

Mohatta Palace: A tale of love lost

While Shah Jehan built the Taj Mahal after his wife died, Mohatta had the palace built to save his wife from dying.

Mohatta Palace: A tale of love lost

While Shah Jehan built the Taj Mahal after his wife died, Mohatta had the palace built to save his wife from dying.

Where did all the music go?

The dire state of Pakistan's music industry is largely due to absence of awareness, and a mechanism to pay for music.

Battling on the roof of the world

The treacherous journey to Shandur Top seems no cost to those keen on witnessing history and culture live in action.

I hateth Shakespeare

I pray thy forgiveness for the horrible sacrilege, but I simply cannot like a writer this repetitive and morbid.

Uch Sharif — II

Of these graves, the oldest, belongs to Jalal ud Din Surkhposh. This 14th century father-saint of South Punjab was...