In its 12th edition, the International Urdu Conference expanded to include other Pakistani languages and politics and in
Iftikhar Arif, Asad Mohammad Khan and Amer Jalil get lifetime achievement awards
KARACHI: It was Punjabi that clearly ruled the third day of the 12th International Urdu Conference here on
KARACHI: Some 35 years after his death, Faiz Ahmed Faiz on Friday became the first Urdu poet to have a detailed...
Though a first-timer, Haroon Khalid Akhtar displays the ability of a veteran to captivate readers as much with the
Given the circumstances, the fact that the 10th edition of the KLF took place is an achievement in itself.
Undeniably one of the most powerful voices to have graced the world of Urdu, Zehra Nigah’s latest offering reinforces
Mustansar Hussain Tarar’s latest novel embarks on an allegorical journey to deal with issues of religious interpretation
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While the 11th International Urdu Conference itself was a success, most speakers, as always, did spoil the fun by
Mohsin Hasan Khan, the head of the newly formed ‘Cricket Committee’, has some pending questions to answer
A fresh and exciting approach to pen portraits attempts to include the milieu of the subjects, but only manages to
The names being touted for providing PCB its new direction — Misbah, Intikhab and Wasim — have their own merits and
We have allowed the legacy of the 1992 World Cup triumph to stand in our own path, to cover up our lack of professional
In Alastair Cook’s retirement, England has lost a formidable opening batsman. A look back at some of Pakistan’s best at
Led by the hockey team, the performance of the national contingent at the Asian Games was dismal, but not unexpected.
The PHF boss recently hammered journalists for being ‘unpatriotic’ which is increasingly becoming a convenient bogey to
Imran Khan did it at the 1992 World Cup in Australia. In Pakistan of 2018, his leadership will be tested yet again.
Among the several families that have represented Pakistan in cricket, the Akmals stand out for the contrasting
For Karachi and Karachiites, this year’s election is a new phenomenon. They actually have to think.