Hasan Zaidi

FEUDS OF THE DECADE

FEUDS OF THE DECADE

The feuds that defined the past 10 years in Pakistan and could influence the country in the coming decade as well

Updated Dec 30, 2019 04:53pm
MEMORIES OF HELL

MEMORIES OF HELL

March 26 is celebrated as Independence Day in Bangladesh, once a part of Pakistan. Forty-eight years on, Pakistan...

Updated Mar 24, 2019 02:45pm
THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING ASMA

THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING ASMA

For a couple of years, Mohammed Hanif followed Asma Jahangir on her annual fact-finding missions to Balochistan.

Updated Feb 11, 2020 09:50am

THE CONTAGION OF BRAVERY

The defining image that encapsulated the importance of Asma Jahangir may have been that of her funeral

Published Feb 18, 2018 06:53am
SPECTACLE: ARROWS THROUGH THE HEART

SPECTACLE: ARROWS THROUGH THE HEART

The British Red Arrows aerobatic team put on quite a show at Karachi’s Seaview beach and saved a parental bonding

Published Oct 15, 2017 07:11am
NON-FICTION: THE WORLD THROUGH MY EYE

NON-FICTION: THE WORLD THROUGH MY EYE

This book of personal essays is remarkably pioneering both in format and scope and defies straightforward categorisation

Updated Apr 25, 2017 11:59pm
DEEP FOCUS: Should Censors Be Banned?

DEEP FOCUS: Should Censors Be Banned?

Another week, another new absurdity from the guardians of Pakistan’s cinematic morality. Two weeks ago, this paper...

Updated Apr 07, 2017 07:33pm
INTERVIEW: A PYTHON IN LAHORE

INTERVIEW: A PYTHON IN LAHORE

Michael Palin talks about the importance of comedy, the act of writing and what he likes about Pakistan …

Updated Mar 18, 2017 02:29pm
DEEP FOCUS: WILL THE ACTOR DIE?

DEEP FOCUS: WILL THE ACTOR DIE?

Perhaps it’s time actors too begin to think about how technology might impact their profession.

Updated May 08, 2017 09:02pm