Author Archives: Kiran Wali

Kiran Wali

The art of matchmaking

What the rishta aunties do Maira’s parents have told her to get ready. A family is about to visit their home to ‘see’ their daughter. The guests, after a lavish tea, leave

Kiran Wali

Of Padmaavat

Jauhar and Bollywood’s distortions Though late on the bandwagon of watching the film, recently I had a chance to watch one of the most controversial films of Bollywood, Padmaavat. Thanks to all

Kiran Wali

The state of Pakistan’s Hindus

Remember Jinnah’s promise? The plight of Pakistan’s Hindus is not an unknown thing. It’s been covered by both local and international media from time to time. Sometime ago, the very well-known Aljazeera