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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 Random Things: ICC Champions

So I really wanted to do a post for father’s day, but all of yesterday was spent checking for Pakistan Vs India updates because of which I couldn’t list five things for all the...
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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 super cool things Pakistanis have achieved

Pakistanis do a lot of cool things and more often than not it isn’t highlighted in the mainstream media. From defying stereotypes to winning competitions on an international level, here are five pretty amazing...
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5 Random things: Panama Verdict

It could have been a week like any other. But then, the “Panama verdict” surfaced, and ensured that nothing would ever be the same again. The most annoyingly well-read amongst us will argue that...

5 random things; Modi, Edhi, and music

Here’s a rundown of five completely random things that are completely mandatory viewing for anyone with a pulse. Scathing satires, heartwarming tributes, and some creative lightening in a bottle, you must revel in these...

5 random things; art, anger & perspective

So, I didn’t publish one of these last week. The problem I’m having with doing this series as a weekly thing is that sometimes I don’t find anything worth mentioning. So we’ll see where it...

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...

5 random things; Quetta, cartoons & color

So this week, I’m going to try and inject some structure into this little crossroads that I like putting together. This time, I’m focusing on all things visual. Poetry, passion and heartbreak all around. 1,...

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...

5 random things: Happy Mother’s Day

These continue to be turbulent times, and it continues to be difficult for even the most optimistic amongst us to pretend that there is much to celebrate. Still, it is never a bad time...