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Peerzada Salman

Power breakdown after heavy rains

Power breakdown after heavy rains

IT seemed as if in 1967 the monsoon had come to stay in the Sindh capital for good. The city had already received... Published Jul 24, 2017 06:48am

Poet Hasan Akbar Kamal is no more

KARACHI: Eminent poet and writer Hasan Akbar Kamal died here on Friday. He was 71. His wife, a daughter and two sons... Published Jul 22, 2017 07:00am
Land-Escape opens

Land-Escape opens

KARACHI: Urdu poets have used the distance and difference between sky, sea and earth — aasman, samandar, zameen ... Published Jul 19, 2017 06:42am
The curious case of a film postponed

The curious case of a film postponed

KARACHI: There was something odd from the get-go about the premiere of the film Project Ghazi at a local cinema on... Published Jul 15, 2017 06:12am
Shahnama and The Otherness

Shahnama and The Otherness

KARACHI: The issue of identity has never been discussed with as much vigour — at least amongst artists — as in... Published Jul 14, 2017 06:59am
Enigmatic Spaces under way

Enigmatic Spaces under way

KARACHI: Although philosophical notions of time and space espoused by 20th century scientists and philosophers have... Published Jul 07, 2017 06:50am
Visiting Home opens

Visiting Home opens

KARACHI: Generally, the idea of having a home is highlighted as a place “where the heart is”. Obviously, there ... Published Jul 05, 2017 06:57am
FICTION: REMEMBRANCE OF DREAMS PAST

FICTION: REMEMBRANCE OF DREAMS PAST

A selection of short stories from an under-appreciated author captures moments in time to set the tone of things to come Published Jul 02, 2017 06:58am
When the rains came down

When the rains came down

KARACHI: Good governments pre-empt uncalled-for events. Bad governments react to them. Non-governments shroud their... Published Jun 30, 2017 06:59am
SATIRE: THE QUEEN OF SIMILES

SATIRE: THE QUEEN OF SIMILES

An award-winning novelist finds it difficult to retain her charm after 20 years Published Jun 25, 2017 07:19am