Author Archives: K K Shahid

Nisar should join PTI

If he hasn’t already More than Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan’s decision to contest the upcoming elections as an independent candidate from NA-59, NA-63, PP-10 and PP-12, it is the manner in which

Why not, Junoon?

Probably the only thing wrong with Call reprising Jilawatan, and EP performing Hamesha in back to back episodes of last year’s Pepsi Battle of the Bands was the fact that the two

Reconsidering religion’s role

“Are secular politics, aims and sensibilities impossible, undesirable and impracticable for Muslims and Islamic states?” is the foundational question of Faith and Feminism in Pakistan. Are secular and Islamic feminism compatible, or

PML-N’s election desperation

The ruling party was opportunistically manifesting liberal ideals two years ago After being cornered by the military establishment a couple of months ahead of the general elections, the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz

Quest for Kashmir

The Pepsi Showcase event at Avari Pavilion on Monday intended to showcase some of the latest designer wear and the summer collections that the topmost brands had to offer. But what it

Get on yer bike!

Remember Zenith Irfan, the ‘motorcycle girl’ who became the first woman to travel the distance from Lahore to the Khunjerab Pass solo on a bike? Her story, narrated through the Facebook page