Author Archives: Shabana Mahfooz

No more silence

For women, revolution has just begun For women, #metoo movement is gaining recognition across the world as a source of not only creating awareness, but also for breaking barriers by talking about

Alternate choices

Why Pakistan lags behind in promoting solar, wind energy projects? The day Orange Line Metro Train thundered in Lahore on its first test run, a massive power breakdown hit large swathes of

Education row in KPK

Defacto nationalisation in the offing? Parents deplore exorbitant fees and schools protest regulatory actions, meanwhile the students wait and suffer. A series of chain reactions in this pattern has been engulfing the

To probe a rocking act

Is harassment in showbiz more difficult to prove? The recent #Metoo scandal involving artists Meesha Shafi and Ali Zafar has rocked the nation. Opinion is split and both celebrities are being supported

Maligning Malala

Hate campaign to welcome our Nobel Laureate After almost six years, the ‘Gul Makai’ of Swat and the youngest Nobel Laureate of the world returns home for few days. She is welcomed