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Karachi and the Politics of Imported Cheese

Cheese? Banned? Earlier this week, the newly inducted Naya Pakistan Government let slip a bombshell. In order to avoid having to turn to the IMF...

Marcel’s: Behind The Hype

I might have mentioned that I visited Pakistan recently. And when I was there, I couldn’t not venture into Marcel’s. This might sound weird,...

5 Random Things: Coke Studio

Okay, slight disclaimer; I know Coke Studio 11 is far from over yet. But, as someone who had been pretty disappointed with the Studio...

Lal’s Versus Marcel’s: Macaron Death Match

Ah the Marcel’s hype. Could there be a more telltale sign of how truly obsessed Karachi dwellers are with dessert? That we would literally...

5 Random Things: Keeping it Real

So after a hiatus that went on for way too long, I am well and truly back. Actually, I was back when I wrote...

Mein: Meesha Shafi’s Act of Defiance

Okay so,  I’ve taken off my watch, rings and wristbands. I do this to ensure no hindrances as I begin to write this article....

A Very Sindhi Take on the Natalia Gul Controversy 

So, a young lady named Natalia Gul did a comedic bit for an online entertainment page, and then death threats happened. Now, the video...

Did Parwaaz Take Flight? Parwaaz Hai Junoon Movie Review!

In my last review, I alluded to having seen two movies over the Eid weekend. Parwaaz Hay Junoon was the second of the two,...

In Dia, Hamza Bangash Highlights a Millennial Tragedy

A secret online romance, a conservative family, a woman battling with mental illness, and the thralls of religious conventions. These are the pillars holding...

Jawani Phir Agayi Kya? Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2 Movie Review

I have been itching to get back to reviewing. There were four major releases on the last Eid. Motivations however, resulted in one viewing....