“Maalik”: Reloaded
A sneak peek at one of Pakistan’s most controversial action flick! Few directors have the courage to take on...
Anti-corruption calls by Imran Khan
As the ominous political clouds seem all but intent to turn into a rumbling storm, Imran Khan is gearing...
Sattar Buksh: Thumbing its nose at all and sundry
The brand with an attitude does it again! Once upon a time there was only “Star Bucks.”  The giant...
From bias to blatant lies: Western Media coverage of the Israeli/Palestinian “conflict”
Israel under renewed Hamas attack’, screams a BBC headline. A military superpower armed with F-15 fighter jets, AH-64 Apache helicopters, Delilah missiles, IAI Heron-1 drones and Jericho II missiles (and nuclear bombs, for that matter), versus  a “prison camp” firing almost entirely ineffective rockets. Weapons about as effective as... Read more
Ohh Karachi….My Karachi..
So we all know how life is when it comes to Karachi. Terrorism, target killings, protests & sit-ins, bombings et al are part and parcel of our lives. Everyday the city bleeds, everyday a mother loses a son, everyday they hope for justice and everyday their hopes wax and... Read more
Flirty 30: Feel Like A Princess – Its High Time!
While having my breakfast today with my hubby, I noticed he was looking so fresh and young. Healthy skin, lots of energy and a glow which usually comes when a man crosses his 30′s. That very moment I realized what do they do to keep themselves so fresh? No... Read more
The Murder of Empathy
Living in our own self created cocoons of safety, we have become blasé enough to take the rising intolerance around us in stride. Secure in the belief that it can only happen to the “other.”  The unfortunates who exist only to fill newspaper columns. However every so often, incidents... Read more
Pepper Sprays: A Review
 Why pepper sprays?  Most of us who believe in self defense would definitely prefer lethal  over non-lethal force any day.   In a self defense scenario, a fire arm is by far and large, the best option available. It can target multiple assailants beyond touching distance quickly and effectively to... Read more
Guns: Why we need them more then ever before
More and more people have now started looking at firearms not as tools to defend and protect but as instruments of evil Lately we have had the anti Gun lobby working over time trying to ‘Deweaponise Karachi and eventually the whole of Pakistan.  ‘Deweaponisation’ is touted as both a... Read more