Shahzad Sharjeel

The economics of Eidi

The economics of Eidi

Eidi survives in its earliest form as elders consider it to be a valuable tool for training the young in financial management. Published 02 May, 2022 01:17pm
‘Haughty culture’

‘Haughty culture’

We see the importance of the economy but insist that it exists in some bubble outside culture and the society that practises it. Updated 25 Apr, 2022 08:17am
Spare some change?

Spare some change?

Who turns the ‘Muqaddimah’ into a two-page precis for aspirants?... Published 20 Mar, 2022 07:37am
Iceberg in desert

Iceberg in desert

Climate change is far more devastating for the rural poor. Published 21 Feb, 2022 07:09am
What the hack?

What the hack?

Is it fair for the absent to decide the fate of the present? Published 23 Jan, 2022 07:06am
December blues

December blues

Maybe we can start learning each other’s language. Published 12 Dec, 2021 06:54am
‘Lala’ land

‘Lala’ land

Financial literacy may rescue our artists from an impecunious state. Published 17 Nov, 2021 06:41am
Apples & melons

Apples & melons

Why compare prices at home with indices elsewhere? Published 14 Oct, 2021 07:04am
Houseful & divided

Houseful & divided

The new arrivals are almost always resisted. Published 19 Sep, 2021 06:43am
Grey matters

Grey matters

Naturally recycled water, is the way to go. Published 16 Aug, 2021 06:51am
Counsellor’s couch

Counsellor’s couch

The number of people in need of mental health support has multiplied. Published 28 Jul, 2021 06:33am
State of disunion

State of disunion

Pakistan suffers from an extreme trust deficit. Published 30 Jun, 2021 06:11am
Dog days

Dog days

One regularly reads reports of packs of dogs mauling people. Published 29 May, 2021 06:50am
Twixt torch & tray

Twixt torch & tray

Some may say that the lawyers’ indignation is not without merit. Published 11 Apr, 2021 07:47am
PTI’s 20-year term

PTI’s 20-year term

What is guaranteed to bring the PM back to power in 2023? Updated 14 Mar, 2021 08:11am
Tractors at the gate

Tractors at the gate

It would be useful to learn from the follies of the other side. Published 07 Feb, 2021 07:48am
Disinheritance

Disinheritance

Advertisement myths keep the inequality grind going. Published 09 Jan, 2021 06:58am