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5 Random Things is our not so random retelling of what the online world was doing on a particular occasion. Be it the Panama verdict, the ICC winning moment, mother's day or a lazy Sunday afternoon, we've got you covered. This is what was happening on the internet when no one was watching.

5 Pakistanis Who Should Have Their Own Reality TV Shows

There I was, engaged deep in conversation with Ushah Kazi about Pakistani celebrities and the controversies that surround them. While also, simultaneously, battling sleep. As I began losing my battle with sleep, Ushah had...

5 Random Things; Artists, Aurat March 2018 and A Fearless Pakistan

So many things have happened recently. So much of it is rather depressing. But, some of it is also worth celebrating. So, that’s what we’ll do today.Artists have taken risks, initiated their passion projects,...

5 Random Things; Saying Goodbye

It has been a week since the passing of two Pakistani legends. A fierce human rights lawyer, the likes of whom we might never see again. And, an actor who represented the golden age...

5 Reasons Why Animation isn’t ‘Just for Kids’

Okay, so I thought this one should have been obvious, but animation isn’t just for kids. I mean this in every way, shape and form. Animated films, series, comic books, or animation as a...

5 Things You Missed Because of the Urwa & Farhan Photo

The Twitter-verse never disappoints. Whether it is obsessing over a rather handsome tea-seller or nitpicking a photo gone wrong, it is always buzzing. And there is always something to pick apart, satirize or even...
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5 Random Things: For Art ’s Sake

These past few days have been a daze. Seemingly without end and drowning in an ocean of essays, exams, number crunching and the suitably mundane. And nothing makes you appreciate creativity like the lack...

5 Random Things: When Pakistan Just Had Fun

This week has been an odd roller coaster, with a truly terrifying climax in the middle. When it looked like the censor board was actually going to have its way, all of Pakistan held...
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5 Mustaches That Rocked Pakistan

It's not everyday that you get to see a set of mustaches that changed the course of history. Yes, you would say that you have seen all kinds of mos out there, but we...

The 5 Board Games that Pakistanis Love

In the 90’s, daddy-cool took me to a local toyshop. Of course the man in charge knew me well, I had spent my time there buying off every Batman action figure variant that he...

5 random things: Pakistani rap, politics, satire and savagery

Oh what a glorious month it has been for Pakistani rap fans. Not only do we get to see Rap Engineers get the credit they so richly deserve. We are also treated to the...