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5 Random Things

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; moving forward

This week has been another debilitating brick in the 2016 wall. On December 7th local media confirmed that PIA’s flight PK661 had crashed, that there were no survivors and that renown singer turned religious...

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: 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...

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...
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5 things you missed because of Careem

Oh my Careem. What the internet just happened? A rather ridiculous publicity stunt? Or the stuff of marketing legends? If you haven’t kept up with the onslaught, let me break it down. Careem, the...

5 Life Lessons from The Cult Classic Tanhaiyan

If you follow me on Instagram, you might have heard that I recently traveled back to Canada. The fourteen hour flight aside, a trip half way across the globe isn’t always fun. There is...

5 random things; tributes, talent & beauty

By Ushah Kazi These are uncertain times, and often to deal with uncertainty one needs some creative reflection, an elixir for the senses if you will. Something to remind us all that there is such...
5 Pakistani Songs That Made Me Cry

5 Pakistani Songs That Made Me Cry

Music Moves The Soul When Meesha Shafi’s Mein first came out, and when I first heard it, the article that followed briefly touched on the moving quality of music. To add to that, within the...

5 Random Things: How Did I Miss These Pakistani Songs?

If you’ve spotted the pattern of my posting schedule, you know that I can be a hermit at times. In fact, I have periodic episodes of quilt snuggling, chai-drinking, Netflix binging isolation....

5 things you missed because of “Chai Wala”

It has been a few days, so I’m sure that by now even the most technologically reclusive amongst us have seen the brooding Chai Wala. Whether you indulge in him as a harmless internet...