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Church attacks - II : Echoes of a silent exodus

As people contin­ue to leave Peshaw­ar, they take a part of the city with them.

June 2, 2014

Church attacks - I: When time stopped at All Saints Church

Eight months after the twin blasts, the dead seem to be more fortun­ate than the living.

May 31, 2014

Karachi to Hollywood: Pakistani visual effects artist wins third Oscar

This year Mir Zafar Ali won an Academ­y Award for Frozen.

April 13, 2014

A life less ordinary: Mian Iftikhar and the five stages of a man

ANP stalwa­rt talks about politi­cs, solitu­de and his love for poetry.

March 2, 2014

Book review: The prisoner - breaking the silence

The story of a city that has been held hostag­e for too long.

January 26, 2014

Commonwealth summit: Sri Lanka rejects UK’s criticism over rights abuse

Sparks fly betwee­n summit host and Britai­n over war crime allega­tions.

November 17, 2013

Australia backs Sri Lanka at Commonwealth summit

Summit oversh­adowed by critic­ism agains­t the Sri Lankan govern­ment on allege­d war crimes.

November 15, 2013

Generation(s) lost?: Silent casualties of a decade of war

Accord­ing to the report, 30-40% people in Karach­i suffer from common mental disord­ers (CMDs).

September 24, 2013

Sawa 14 August and delusions of the past

With more than four decade­s of histor­y told in 90 minute­s, the play is about someth­ing and nothin­g at the same time.

August 23, 2013

Romanian student’s AI-driven car drives him to pole position at ISEF

Teen builds a car that equals Google’s attemp­t, but is consid­erably cheape­r.

June 4, 2013