Shahzad Sharjeel

Slog sloganeers

Slog sloganeers

The staleness of political slogans indicates a lack of creativity. Published 13 Jun, 2024 07:20am
In hot & sour soup

In hot & sour soup

While chopsticks gained currency, we hung on to fingers. Published 23 May, 2024 07:36am
Fly on Great Wall

Fly on Great Wall

Two of the greatest civilisations barely know one another. Published 08 May, 2024 07:40am
Going mangoes

Going mangoes

Only the king of fruits could have saved the situation. Published 01 May, 2024 08:17am
Bold and ugly

Bold and ugly

The Fund should not take the CPP’s endorsement lightly. Published 17 Apr, 2024 08:15am
Hook-line-sinker

Hook-line-sinker

India’s citizenship law may just be a political stunt. Published 27 Mar, 2024 07:36am
Doddering doyens

Doddering doyens

Personality drives all aspirations to take Pakistan in a new direction. Published 18 Mar, 2024 07:02am
Paper cuts deep

Paper cuts deep

Researchers and biographers have their work cut out for them. Published 28 Feb, 2024 06:58am
House of Lord

House of Lord

Can the region’s people interact as neighbours do? Updated 15 Feb, 2024 11:42am
Blinding rage

Blinding rage

Tiny state officials and common criminals can turn diabolical. Published 23 Jan, 2024 07:54am
Temple template

Temple template

When power changes hands, many a place acquires new identities. Published 06 Jan, 2024 07:13am
Plantation drive

Plantation drive

While ‘public welfare’ schemes may be helpful, they tend to crumble. Published 26 Dec, 2023 07:02am
Our own Sinai

Our own Sinai

Sanghvi has posed a double-edged question. Published 16 Dec, 2023 07:43am
Wafa’s keffiyeh

Wafa’s keffiyeh

It has been over 40 years, yet it seems like yesterday. Updated 11 Nov, 2023 09:00am
Caste in iron

Caste in iron

The transformation of caste is a fascinating study. Published 26 Oct, 2023 08:05am
Birds and bees

Birds and bees

What’s the big deal if we run out of bees and honey? Published 16 Oct, 2023 07:25am
Consensual census

Consensual census

Districts appear and disappear at the whim of the party in power. Published 26 Sep, 2023 08:24am
Bill of riots

Bill of riots

The question is not how to bring down the bills, but how to increase income and purchasing power. Updated 09 Sep, 2023 08:54am
Truck face twins

Truck face twins

Despite Pak-India similarities, there are divergences in poll campaigning. Published 22 Aug, 2023 08:17am