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Down At The Hospital

Down at the hospital

We all have a fair idea what ending the story will ultimately have. Zohra Bibi’s time had come and it was just a coincidence that she passed away on the…

Saving precious lives

Violent crimes are increasing in the city at an alarming rate. Every day newspaper readers are confronted with headlines of someone shot here or worse still, a bloodbath there in…

The lost gems of Sindh ( Part – I)

The second half of the year 2023 has deprived Sindhi literature of two giants: Murlidhar Jetley and Wali Ram Vallabh. Both of whom remained immersed in their world of research,…

Bikers of Karachi

As a student in the USA, I was fascinated with the capers of Evel Knievel, the American motorcycle stunt performer who made more than 300 jumps in his bike. Pakistan…

A burning issue

On June 25, a day before Eidul Fitr, an oil tanker carrying 40000 liters of fuel from Karachi to Lahore overturned near Bahawalpur. Oblivious of the danger, hundreds of people…

The gathering storm

The Afghan scenario is getting darkened by the violence levitating ominously over the horizon yet again. A conservative assessment of the peace prospects by old analysts as well by current…

Mental health

World Mental Health Day was recently observed all over the world, including Pakistan, on October 10. Quite a few professionals published interesting, informative articles in newspapers. Pakistan is no longer…

Saving Pakistani mothers

THERE is finally some good news for Prime Minister Imran Khan and all those who care about saving every mother’s life. According to the State of World Population 2019 report…