Arif Hasan

Marginalised majority

Marginalised majority

One has to see an eviction to understand what it means. Published 09 Sep, 2020 07:41am
WHY KARACHI FLOODS

WHY KARACHI FLOODS

In order to address the reasons for Karachi's flooding, its complexities must first be understood. Updated 20 Sep, 2020 06:59am
Unease continues

Unease continues

Pakistan requires an atmosphere where we can tell the truth. Published 07 Jun, 2020 12:00am
The density debate

The density debate

The figures reflect the inequities of formal planning as enshrined in the SBCA by-laws. Published 17 May, 2020 04:54am
Union councils

Union councils

If upgraded, UCs can be at the forefront of relief efforts. Published 19 Apr, 2020 06:17am
Informal high-rises

Informal high-rises

The poor will pay the price for the failure of the government. Published 22 Mar, 2020 06:47am
Student unions

Student unions

Students will definitely be involved in the politics of the country. Published 16 Feb, 2020 07:04am
The great unease

The great unease

How does one make sense of the policies of today? Published 12 Jan, 2020 06:58am
Social realities

Social realities

The enactment of the court judgements is creating homelessness and joblessness. Published 05 Jan, 2020 06:58am
One year later

One year later

The plan for excluding the poor from Karachi’s Saddar area is taking shape. Updated 27 Jul, 2020 07:09pm
Development ethics

Development ethics

Akhtar Hameed Khan’s wisdom is for all times. Published 27 Oct, 2019 07:03am
KCR victims

KCR victims

People continue to live under the open sky on the rubble of their homes. Published 25 Aug, 2019 07:00am
Ownership of space

Ownership of space

What is required is to reorganise what exists in a better manner. Published 29 May, 2019 06:44am
Karachi demolitions

Karachi demolitions

Over 11,000 small businesses and more than 300,000 jobs have been lost. Published 31 Jan, 2019 06:16am
THE FUTURE OF KARACHI’S SADDAR

THE FUTURE OF KARACHI’S SADDAR

The recent ‘anti-encroachment’ drive in Karachi has resulted in the loss of over 200,000 jobs as well as threats to the Updated 06 Jan, 2019 11:12am
City and plans

City and plans

Heritage is not just buildings. It is much more than that. Published 10 Dec, 2018 07:20am
Anti-poor bias?

Anti-poor bias?

Declining incomes have resulted in a major deterioration in livability. Published 28 Nov, 2018 07:02am