WHAT DO PAKISTANI WOMEN WANT

WHAT DO PAKISTANI WOMEN WANT

Hey Farzana! Oh dear, your skin looks terrible. I could barely recognize you. You’ve got this awful acne. OMG I can’t believe your skin has tanned this much. Why aren’t you taking care of it? Have you seen some skin specialist? I’ve heard it has something to do with your hormones? Are you fine? Why don’t you try a new […]

MY BEAUTIFUL GRANDMOTHER

MY BEAUTIFUL GRANDMOTHER

I lost my father at a very young age and since then I believed that death of a loved one is the most challenging thing a person can face. The sorrow breaks us down and the helplessness brings us to our knees. But watching my grandmother struggle through cancer, compound all those emotions. I wanted to help her, to ease […]

THE LEGACY WE LIVE WITH

THE LEGACY WE LIVE WITH

The treatment of minorities in the judicial system, under the blasphemy law, has become the most profound human rights crisis facing Pakistan in 2016. SC’s failure to hold the pressure of religious fanatics and refusal to Asia Bibi’s final appeal hearing not only undermines any progress that we have made in ensuring NAP but also calls into doubt our faith in […]

PAKISTANI WOMEN SHATTER STEREOTYPES, CLAP BACK AT SIRAJ-UL-HAQ

PAKISTANI WOMEN SHATTER STEREOTYPES, CLAP BACK AT SIRAJ-UL-HAQ

Siraj-ul-Haq, chief of Jamaat-e-Islami has denounced the bill passed on Thursday in the National Assembly that plugged the loophole in cases regarding honor killings. This bill was to prevent those criminals, who murdered women to reclaim honor, from escaping conviction who used to be pardoned off by the survivors of the victim. Siraj-ul-Haq branded the law un-Islamic and emphasized that any law against […]

AN OPEN LETTER TO IMRAN KHAN

AN OPEN LETTER TO IMRAN KHAN

My brief political life spanning over four years has been dedicated to support the PTI cause. However, as an ordinary Pakistani citizen and an active ex PTI supporter, it is my right to look for sanity in all PTI politics, especially your decisions, movers and maneuvers. After careful meditation the whole of my family decided to vote for you and […]

THINGS MY CAT TAUGHT ME

THINGS MY CAT TAUGHT ME

Today I’d like to share some ways how Casper has impacted my life – resulting in actual change on my part, or just providing me with food for thought and something to aspire to. Maintaining a healthy diet: It’s because of Casper that I’m able to maintain a balanced (in terms of calories) diet. He cares so much about my […]