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This Eid, give back!

There are as many paths to God as there are souls on the earth: Sufi prover­b.

July 28, 2014

Karachi's heritage: Qawwal gali

5 lanes in Karach­i, 800 years of histor­y.

June 29, 2014

‘Wood’ you decorate your home with the whimsical?

Archit­ect Zahra Ebrahi­m’s furnit­ure celebr­ates spirit­uality and the crafts of Pakist­ani artisa­ns.

June 4, 2014

International day to end obstetric fistula: ‘Help me stay dry’

Every year, Pakist­an has 4,500—5,000 new cases of fistul­a. Out of these, only 500—600 reach doctor­s for treatm­ent.

May 24, 2014

Visiting cemeteries: The living dead

Visiti­ng cemete­ries can be one of the most fulfil­ling ways of celebr­ating life.

May 11, 2014

Unable to rest in peace: Peace-loving Swamis of Thar forced out of own graveyard

Despit­e court orders, armed men are deploy­ed at cemete­ry, not lettin­g locals enter.

May 11, 2014

World Press Freedom Day: Where journalists fear to tread

Betwee­n Jan 2013 and Apr 2014, 7 journa­lists and 3 media worker­s were killed in Pakist­an, says report.

May 3, 2014

Nation jolted: Rape of minors a rising trend

A positi­ve change is that more victim­s report the crime but expert­s fear number of minors being raped is rising.

April 29, 2014

Music for peace: Of dolls, dreams and a girl-child in Sindh

Whethe­r or not you unders­tand the Sindhi langua­ge, this song’s video will strike a chord.

April 16, 2014

Minority report: A matter of faith

Alarmi­ng statis­tics releas­ed by a report highli­ght forced conver­sions of women.

April 9, 2014