Archive for 'May,2014'

Anarkali, Fact or Fiction

Anarkali, Fact or Fiction

By Aamir Butt   In the Southern part of Lahore’s old city there is a beautiful little mausoleum. It is a white stone building with eight corner turrets. Inside is a  pure marble sarcophagus with one [...]

IMRAN KHAN UNDER THE SPOT LIGHT

IMRAN KHAN UNDER THE SPOT LIGHT

By Akber Jan Marwat   The PTI rally of May 11th at D. Chowk turned the spotlight on Imran Khan once again. The timings of the rally – ostensibly held against election rigging – was quite [...]

Is being an Ahmadi a crime?

Is being an Ahmadi a crime?

by Saniya Ahmad I come from a respectable family. I have been given good education and have always been taught the difference between right and wrong. I have been taught manners. I have been taught how [...]

خدا تجھے کسی طوفان سے آشنا کر دے

خدا تجھے کسی طوفان سے آشنا کر دے

تحریر: راشد احمد بلوچ کیسا موسم ہے کچھ نہیں کھلتا۔ہر طرف بے یقینی اور خوف کا ایک عجیب عالم ہے۔آفات و مصائب نے گویا ہمارے گھر کی راہ دیکھ لی ہے۔چہار سو وحشت و بربریت اور [...]

Illiad

Illiad

By Aamir Butt ‘Rage—-Goddess, sing the rage of Peleus’ son Achilles, murderous, doomed, that cost the Achaeans countless losses, hurling down to the House of Death so many sturdy souls, great fighters’ souls, but made their [...]

راشد رحمان ، ہم جو تاریک راہوں میں مارے گۓ..

راشد رحمان ، ہم جو تاریک راہوں میں مارے گۓ..

تحریر: فہد رضوان پاک سر زمین جس طرح اہل خرد کے گرد تنگ ہوتی جا رہی ہے ،اسکی حالیہ مثال انسانی حقوق کمیشن ملتان کے سربراہ ایڈووکیٹ راشد رحمان کا بییمانہ قتل ہے . وہ بہاءالدین [...]

Police Pillage

Police Pillage

By Muhammad Ghulam Jilani Khan   Institutions are formed in order to accommodate the people, so that harmony can be maintained. Along with this, it is also imperative for the people to co-operate with these institution, [...]

Imminent Changes in Afghanistan; and it’s Significance for Pakistan

Imminent Changes in Afghanistan; and it’s Significance for Pakistan

By Akbar Jan Marwat Two very important developments, would have taken place in Afghanistan, before the year 2014 ends. A major bulk of U.S and NATO troops would have withdrawn from Afghanistan; and Afghanistan, would have [...]

Rabindranath Tagore: A life less ordinary

Rabindranath Tagore: A life less ordinary

Aamir Butt Rabindranath Tagore: A life less ordinary Genius is a title often coffered on individuals rather freely,  yet no one can argue that Rabindranath Tagore was a genius in every sense of the word. A [...]

ہائیں یہ کیا ہوا؟

ہائیں یہ کیا ہوا؟

تحریر: راشد احمد شاعر کے خلاف تو اس لیے ہنگامہ برپا کیا گیا تھا کیونکہ اس نے تھوڑی سی پی لی تھی ۔ مگر وطن عزیز میں چہار سو بپا ہنگاموں کی کوئی وجہ سمجھ میں [...]