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Of opinions and being opinionated

“You had worked your way so far up by your own energies alone, and as a result you had unbounded confidence in your opinion.” -Franz Kafka. Everyday we come...

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it

Shattered. She was left in the trenches for the dead. Distress settled all around her like dense fog on a winter’s night. She aspired to have the...

Bohat shukriya, Pakistan! Alexandra Gruninger Breaking all Stereotypes about Pakistan

Pakistan: Bomb blasts, Taliban and terrorists, men who disrespect women, women in burkas...to mention only a few of my thoughts when I thought about this country just...

It’s time to teach the girls to fight back and boys to behave

I’m a girl, if a desperate creep tries to prank call me and send me inappropriate texts, I’ll be held responsible for his actions. “You must have done...

These 21st Century Avant-garde Techniques on Foreign Invasion You Didn’t Know Pakistan Aces

There has been a lot of ongoing tension at the border that separates Pakistan and India, going back to the Uri Attack, and before that the atrocities...

An Open Letter to Indian Citizens

Dear fellows across the border, Salam/Namaste/Good Day. Yes, there’s some stuff going on at the border – I’m sure you must have heard of it, too? I’m sure some...

A Woman is NOT Your Mother, Sister, Daughter, Wife. She Simply Is.

So how many times have you come across being policed on the treatment of women – keeping, of course, in hindsight, how she was somebody’s wife, or...

Everything Wrong With Pakistani Marriages

We’ve all been there – a dolled up bride on the stage, movie makers roaming around, and elderly people talking to each other in hushed whispers. Shadi...

Stop Praising Momina – For the Wrong Reasons

Yes, you’ve heard the name. Momina Mustehsan, the latest, freshest, brand new face of Coke Studio Season 9 who is making headlines – for all the wrong...

A Miracle on Wheels

Women can’t drive, they say. Women can’t stand pain. It’s men. Men are the tough ones. Women are weak. Women are craven. Welcome to the man’s world where women are considered...