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Ahmer Naqvi

Faith in the World Cup

Faith in the World Cup

In the face of despair, why wouldn’t we seek to create hope and meaning in our cricket team’s chances? Published May 28, 2019 06:58am
A symbolic victory

A symbolic victory

The staging of the PSL in Pakistan was perhaps one the most powerful plays recently made by the state. Updated May 21, 2019 12:29pm
That’s not cricket

That’s not cricket

Cricket had previously served as the basis for imagining peace, and now as a means of punishment. Updated Apr 03, 2019 11:44am
Why the PSL matters

Why the PSL matters

The league has been a form of redemption as well as revival. Updated Feb 14, 2019 04:53pm
Beyond boundaries

Beyond boundaries

Is a person’s skin colour even an acceptable punchline? Updated Jan 31, 2019 09:09am
CRICKET: BUILDING A DYNASTY

CRICKET: BUILDING A DYNASTY

The PSL3 final showcased a battle between Peshawar Zalmi captain Darren Sammy’s sheer force of will and the methodical, Published Apr 01, 2018 06:50am
THE ICON INTERVIEW: BEING MEESHA

THE ICON INTERVIEW: BEING MEESHA

Singer, actor, model, mother, yogi — Meesha Shafi juggles varied personas in her search for her true calling Updated Jun 19, 2017 04:22pm
SUBTEXT: MANIFESTO OF THE MAN-CHILD

SUBTEXT: MANIFESTO OF THE MAN-CHILD

Critics have missed the point completely. Sahir Lodhi’s Raasta is actually about male sexuality and what kind of... Updated Apr 23, 2017 08:56pm
Owning our music

Owning our music

I was sitting in a restaurant recently when a thought struck me; I had just noticed one of the other customers ... Published Jan 29, 2017 06:34am