Irfan Husain

Cancer comes calling

Cancer comes calling

Chemo really amounts to carpet bombing to kill the cancerous cells...

Published 08 Aug, 2020 06:41am
Our identity crisis

Our identity crisis

One can imagine minions conducting raids on Lahore’s bookshops.

Updated 03 Aug, 2020 11:05am
Outside the box

Outside the box

Where did all the hype and hoopla go?

Updated 25 Jul, 2020 09:14am
The right to rule

The right to rule

If Trump is re-elected, US-China tensions can be expected to rise.

Published 18 Jul, 2020 07:14am
EPICURIOUS: MUSSELS POWER

EPICURIOUS: MUSSELS POWER

If you can get your hands on fresh mussels, they can be super-satisfying and can always be relied on to bring full-bodied flavo...

Published 12 Jul, 2020 06:59am
Piety & low sugar

Piety & low sugar

Avoid flying on local airlines during Ramazan, or take an early morning flight.

Published 11 Jul, 2020 06:52am
Hunter and prey

Hunter and prey

We can’t claim we are a functioning democracy.

Published 27 Jun, 2020 07:02am
India’s ambitions

India’s ambitions

Hopefully, a negotiated settlement will not be beyond Indian hawks.

Published 20 Jun, 2020 08:03am
The poison within

The poison within

We are too hypocritical to look inwards.

Published 13 Jun, 2020 07:40am
The fire this time

The fire this time

A streak of guilt is gnawing away at the conscience of white America.

Published 06 Jun, 2020 07:11am
The perks of power

The perks of power

It is the men who propagate violence and threats.

Published 30 May, 2020 06:50am
Let’s move on

Let’s move on

No time is the right time to advocate sanity in South Asia.

Published 23 May, 2020 06:02am
Blindly to oblivion

Blindly to oblivion

Self-created flashpoints threaten to devastate society.

Published 16 May, 2020 06:13am
In a time loop

In a time loop

One day morphs unnoticed into the next.

Published 09 May, 2020 04:39am
Jigging for joy

Jigging for joy

It is hard to sympathise with the kingdom.

Published 02 May, 2020 06:51am
Polishing the truth

Polishing the truth

Why are we so hooked on conspiracy theories and predictions?

Published 25 Apr, 2020 06:44am
The tyranny of time

The tyranny of time

The fault lies with human greed, not the innocent timepiece.

Published 18 Apr, 2020 06:18am
Ancient plagues

Ancient plagues

Corpses would rot in the streets.

Published 11 Apr, 2020 03:40am