Sale mania

Sale mania

SOCIAL media is replete with examples of people pushing and pulling each other to grab discounts when a sale at a...
Published 28 Dec, 2019 11:07pm
Why malls? Why not?

Why malls? Why not?

MOST people believe that the trend of visiting malls has been on the rise of late. “It’s so convenient. You go ...
Published 28 Dec, 2019 11:04pm
An evolving revolution

An evolving revolution

With the ever-growing community of cellular subscribers in Pakistan, the mobile banking industry has made great...
Published 28 Dec, 2019 11:00pm
What’s in a brand?

What’s in a brand?

WE have all heard people complimenting and asking each other about their favourite brands. Be it a wedding or a...
Published 28 Dec, 2019 10:54pm
Wonder women

Wonder women

HAVE you ever seen a tightrope walker in a circus, walking through a thin rope trying to balance himself with a prop...
Published 28 Dec, 2019 10:47pm
Living in a post-truth world

Living in a post-truth world

IN an era when misinformation is readily available, especially over the internet, trust in the news sources is...
Published 28 Dec, 2019 10:41pm
Time to kick it where it hurts

Time to kick it where it hurts

THE most obvious solution to most problems often happens to be a bit too simple to execute. Really. Take for...
Published 28 Dec, 2019 10:38pm
Life in the times of sit-ins

Life in the times of sit-ins

IT has been some years now that the residents of Islamabad – and, for that matter, those of its twin city...
Published 28 Dec, 2019 10:36pm
The grandma expertise

The grandma expertise

EVEN in this age of great scientific advancements, we somewhere somehow use the grandma expertise, especially her...
Published 31 Jan, 2019 07:05am
All adrenalin won’t do

All adrenalin won’t do

GOING on a international vacations takes a lot of planning. Deciding on a destination is just the start. Visas,...
Published 31 Jan, 2019 07:05am
The fun is for all to have

The fun is for all to have

WHAT is lifestyle? It can be different for different people and there are a lot of variables in between that govern...
Updated 19 Aug, 2019 02:06am
Nostalgia and the ‘90s

Nostalgia and the ‘90s

THE Seaview promenade would be strewn with a reflection of puddles. Driving past them, one would often spot slight...
Published 31 Jan, 2019 07:05am
Tying the knot in style

Tying the knot in style

VIRAT Kohli and Anushka Sharama got married in a close-knit wedding in an Italian suburb far, far away, not only from...
Published 31 Jan, 2019 07:05am
Irritatingly elaborate affairs

Irritatingly elaborate affairs

MRS Ahmed was quite happy, and was receiving the guests with a smile and a tinge of pride on her face. Why ...
Published 31 Jan, 2019 07:05am
The myth of thumbs and hearts

The myth of thumbs and hearts

I REMEMBER watching a few years ago a documentary which explained a theory saying that humans have anatomically...
Published 31 Jan, 2019 07:05am
Shopping convenience

Shopping convenience

THERE were times when one would go to the local market and spend hours selecting whatever one wanted to buy –...
Published 31 Jan, 2019 07:05am
The wonderful life of couple-preneurs

The wonderful life of couple-preneurs

ACCORDING to Forbes, couples who own and run a business together are called couple-preneurs. I am one half of it …...
Published 31 Jan, 2019 07:05am
Hectic, but worth it

Hectic, but worth it

IF you have ever lived in a joint family system in Pakistan, especially in Karachi, you must have been haunted,...
Published 31 Jan, 2019 07:05am
Visitors from the East

Visitors from the East

IN Pakistan’s recent turbulent history, across the length and breadth of the country, isolation from the rest of...
Published 31 Jan, 2019 07:05am
The dreaded three words

The dreaded three words

DEATH in the extended family, delay in salary, mobile snatching incident, your laptop taken over by ransomware, or...
Published 31 Jan, 2019 07:05am