F.S. Aijazuddin

Dialect of death

Dialect of death

Dr Farrukhi’s presence at any literary festival was a lesson in modesty.

Published Jun 04, 2020 06:59am
My moon or yours?

My moon or yours?

The chairman stood his ground, waiting for his own moon to appear.

Updated May 28, 2020 12:09pm
Here to stay

Here to stay

Covid-19 could not have found a country more vulnerable than Afghanistan.

Published May 21, 2020 06:35am
Undue reparations

Undue reparations

The US has not lost its appetite for demanding reparations.

Published May 14, 2020 06:36am
Addictive charity

Addictive charity

Better minds have cautioned against such coercive largesse.

Published May 07, 2020 04:49am
Growing disbelief

Growing disbelief

An incomplete lockdown by whatever name is un-smart.

Published Apr 30, 2020 05:05am
Suicidal choices

Suicidal choices

The government’s Janus-headed approach to the virus is unhelpful.

Published Apr 23, 2020 04:35am
The time bomb

The time bomb

Pakistanis may be forced to return in planeloads.

Published Apr 16, 2020 06:07am
Virtual communities

Virtual communities

The affluence we took for granted is as irrelevant as Versailles.

Published Apr 09, 2020 06:24am
Sounds of spring

Sounds of spring

One casualty in a post-Covid-19 world should be the UN.

Published Apr 02, 2020 06:31am
Numbering death

Numbering death

How many Pakistanis are expected to die?

Published Mar 26, 2020 06:49am
Whispered warnings

Whispered warnings

Dr Mubashir was too significant to be evicted.

Published Mar 19, 2020 07:25am
His name is red

His name is red

Pamuk has never lost his instinct as an artist.

Published Mar 12, 2020 07:02am
The fires next door

The fires next door

Australia had bushfires, India the incendiary Citizenship Amendment Act 2019.

Updated Mar 05, 2020 08:09am
Restoring heritage

Restoring heritage

Over the years, these paintings have languished through neglect.

Published Feb 20, 2020 06:58am
Burden of state

Burden of state

Adaptation of Shakespeare’s plays is no longer a heresy.

Published Feb 13, 2020 07:03am
A reattachment

A reattachment

Authors will understand the effusion of love a parent feels for a brainchild.

Published Feb 06, 2020 07:01am
Cricket vs culture

Cricket vs culture

This Lahore Biennale could be described as a carefully assembled feast.

Published Jan 30, 2020 06:53am