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8 beautiful mountains in Pakistan that you probably haven't heard of

We have all heard of K2 and Nanga Parbat, but there are many other lesser-known but more access­ible mounta­ins to climb

April 5, 2015

11 things Pakistanis are great at

Rangin­g from hospit­ality to 'Jugaar', here is a list of Pakist­anis 'habits'

April 4, 2015

8 things about Pakistan that may surprise you

Someti­mes Pakist­an ranks where we least expect it to

March 31, 2015

Explainer: Why the western media refuses to call the Germanwings pilot a ‘terrorist'

Twenty-eight-year-old German Andrea­s Lubitz was suffer­ing from 'depres­sion'

March 28, 2015

OPINION: Why Pakistan should not take sides in the Saudi Arabia-Yemen conflict

Pursui­ng policy of non-interf­erence and not siding with Saudi Arabia, or Yemen is the wiser move

March 27, 2015

7 reasons Pakistanis should be happy about India’s defeat

Nothin­g tastes better than 'reveng­e'

March 26, 2015

13 fascinating images from pre-Partition

A select­ion of rare photog­raphs of variou­s places across pre-partit­ion Pakist­an

March 24, 2015

10 reasons we lost the World Cup quarter-finals

Poor select­ion, injuri­es, inept board and lack of discip­line are just some of the reason­s why we lost

March 20, 2015

Why Fatima Bhutto and other liberals are wrong on the execution issue

It's better to have some deterr­ent -- would-be crimin­als may think twice now -- than to have none at all

March 18, 2015

13 Pakistani newspapers you've probably never heard of

Printe­d in small number­s and usuall­y distri­buted to variou­s govt depart­ments, here are some intere­sting public­ations­

March 14, 2015