Media & Culture

Bollywood celebrities hailed Indian Women team despite defeat

News Desk | The Indian women team ended up as the second best team in the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017. The former Champion, England,...
Chester Bennington

Chester Bennington and the epidemic of celebrity suicide

M. Usama Khawar | Last night Chester Bennington, lead singer of Linkin Park was the latest victim of the ongoing celebrity suicide epidemic. He is...
Fake News: an age old phenomenon

Fake News: an age old phenomenon

Pope Francis shocks world, endorses Donald Trump for president." “Clinton's assistant J. W. McGill is found dead.” “‘Tens of thousands’ of fraudulent Clinton votes found in...
BoJack Horseman

BoJack Horseman: a cartoon’s search for happiness

Finally gaining viewership in a wider audience, the animated Netflix series BoJack Horseman's fourth season is set to come out this September. The show follows the...
private media

Pakistan’s private media: Free or captured?

Faiza Rafique | Pakistanis are still celebrating their fantasy of “free media”; ironically the penetration of vested political and economic interests in country’s so called...
Lunar and Solar eclipses: how and why astronomical study originated

Lunar and Solar eclipses: how and why astronomical study originated

In August, a total solar eclipse will traverse America for the first time in nearly a century. So many tourists are expected to flood...
Brown

The funny brown guys promoting multiculturalism in America

M. Usama Khawar | Brown comedians in the United States are no longer conforming to the traditional white-comedian style of performance. Instead, they are wearing...
Stage Nomad Productions

Mulzim Ya Mujrim: A conversation with Stage Nomad Productions

  The newest play by Stage Nomad Productions has taken Karachi's theater goers by the storm. Mulzim Ya Mujrim, directed by Syed Meesam Nazar Naqvi,...
Game of thrones: Remembering what happened so far

Game of thrones: Remembering what happened so far

News Analysis | The new Game of Thrones season is finally here and a lot of us forgot where the show left us last year....

PEMRA and the fate of Indian shows

News Analysis | The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) has decided to approach the Supreme Court against an interim order of the Sindh High...

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