Arif Hasan

Unease continues

Unease continues

Pakistan requires an atmosphere where we can tell the truth.

Published Jun 07, 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 May 17, 2020 04:54am
Union councils

Union councils

If upgraded, UCs can be at the forefront of relief efforts.

Published Apr 19, 2020 06:17am
Informal high-rises

Informal high-rises

The poor will pay the price for the failure of the government.

Published Mar 22, 2020 06:47am
Student unions

Student unions

Students will definitely be involved in the politics of the country.

Published Feb 16, 2020 07:04am
The great unease

The great unease

How does one make sense of the policies of today?

Published Jan 12, 2020 06:58am
Social realities

Social realities

The enactment of the court judgements is creating homelessness and joblessness.

Published Jan 05, 2020 06:58am
One year later

One year later

The plan for excluding the poor from Karachi’s Saddar area is taking shape.

Published Dec 01, 2019 07:05am
Development ethics

Development ethics

Akhtar Hameed Khan’s wisdom is for all times.

Published Oct 27, 2019 07:03am
KCR victims

KCR victims

People continue to live under the open sky on the rubble of their homes.

Published Aug 25, 2019 07:00am
Ownership of space

Ownership of space

What is required is to reorganise what exists in a better manner.

Published May 29, 2019 06:44am
Karachi demolitions

Karachi demolitions

Over 11,000 small businesses and more than 300,000 jobs have been lost.

Published Jan 31, 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 Jan 06, 2019 11:12am
City and plans

City and plans

Heritage is not just buildings. It is much more than that.

Published Dec 10, 2018 07:20am
Anti-poor bias?

Anti-poor bias?

Declining incomes have resulted in a major deterioration in livability.

Published Nov 28, 2018 07:02am
Saddar massacre

Saddar massacre

The demolition in Karachi’s Saddar area is inhumane and shameless.

Updated Nov 19, 2018 12:37pm
Pakistan Quarters

Pakistan Quarters

Here’s an opportunity for the PM’s housing programme.

Published Oct 28, 2018 07:07am
Icon remembered

Icon remembered

Akhtar Hameed Khan’s real legacy lies in a structure of thinking.

Published Oct 11, 2018 07:15am