A superb English translation of Ismat Chughtai’s take on India’s Emergency in 1975, which is as prescient now...
Dr Zoovia Hamiduddin
The 1884 satirical play The Ilbert Bill is a classic and, like all classics, it is speaks to us even today
Mirza Azeem Baig Chughtai’s 1932 novel came to life in the United States 86 years later
The poster of a recent film adaptation of Ismat Chughtai’s famed short story indicates that it may yet again be
Mirza Azeem Baig Chughtai’s granddaughter argues that her grandfather was much more than a stellar humourist