Zarrar Khuhro

Ages of anxiety

Ages of anxiety

Ancient Mesopotamians knew this syndrome well.

Published Jul 06, 2020 07:44am
Mask on, mask off

Mask on, mask off

We can always do what we do best: remain in denial.

Published Jun 08, 2020 07:00am
When stigma sticks

When stigma sticks

Naming a disease in the ‘old’ manner almost always led to stigma.

Published May 11, 2020 05:16am
Permanent plague

Permanent plague

Surveillance is rarely scaled back.

Published Apr 13, 2020 06:04am
Stayin’ alive

Stayin’ alive

The goal is to defeat or delay death.

Published Mar 30, 2020 07:24am
Good, bad, crazy

Good, bad, crazy

In the early days of the pandemic, we saw videos that were at the same time eerily apocalyptic and also reassuring.

Updated Mar 16, 2020 07:37am
Murder, he wrote

Murder, he wrote

Here then is the Gujarat model for the modern era.

Updated Mar 02, 2020 11:19am
Welcoming the virus

Welcoming the virus

We may have to thank our viral friends for the existence of life.

Published Feb 17, 2020 06:55am
High time

High time

CBD is now a billion-dollar industry in the US alone.

Updated Feb 03, 2020 03:23pm
Everyday Edhis

Everyday Edhis

Over 100 people have been saved by Suleman, his brother and their SUV.

Updated Jan 20, 2020 10:19am
Dogs of war

Dogs of war

What we are seeing now in the US body politic is a warped repeat of what we saw in 2003.

Published Jan 06, 2020 07:35am
The descent

The descent

Rest assured we won’t have to wait long for the next faux pas.

Published Dec 23, 2019 07:06am
Meatless days

Meatless days

Fake meats have been around for centuries in the East.

Published Dec 09, 2019 07:26am
Defeating dementia

Defeating dementia

Imagine forgetting words, places and even which city you are living in.

Published Nov 25, 2019 07:13am
Fungus among us

Fungus among us

It has no stomach, eyes or mouth but can seek out and digest its favourite food.

Published Oct 28, 2019 06:49am
Talking Turkey

Talking Turkey

Hypocrisy is a part of any foreign policy — the oil to its engine.

Updated Oct 14, 2019 10:06am
Injustice for all

Injustice for all

Wajih-ul-Hassan endured a living hell for the better part of two decades.

Published Sep 30, 2019 06:57am
Hunger games

Hunger games

The number of hungry people in the world has risen to over 821m.

Published Aug 19, 2019 07:03am