We’ve seen disturbing visuals of devotees licking off shrines in Iran. We’ve heard reports that Malaysia traced the spread of the virus in the country to a single gathering in a mosque. This insightful article in the Independent offers more into why Muslims might be more vulnerable of the Covid-19 crisis. Read The Independent’s full article here… Continue reading Why are Muslims hardest hit by Coronavirus in UK?
You’d see such a rosy picture of Pakistan painted by travel bloggers of government officials belonging to the upper middle class insisting Pakistan is a tolerant and welcoming country and that the country suffers from an image problem in the … Continue reading Zindagi Tamasha: Calls to ban film expose Pakistan’s contradictions
By Muhammad Ali Associating a multi-talented person like Khawaja Najam ul Hassan with a specific field was already a difficult task. The director, producer, music connoisseur and television trainer has, in a positive way, added to the confusion by now … Continue reading Review: Khawaja Najam ul Hassan’s ‘Stars from Another Sky’
Private television news network Dunya News has announced to distance itself from Mohsin Abbas Haider whose wife accused him of domestic violence and infidelity. Mohsin Abbas Haider was employed by the network for its show Mazaaq Raat for several years. … Continue reading Dunya News distances itself from Mohsin Abbas Haider
Qandeel Baloch was brutally murdered by her own brother and other family members three years ago today in the name of ‘honour’. Like in any other high profile case, the victim still awaits justice three years on. Journalist Laiba Zainab … Continue reading On Qandeel Baloch’s 3rd death anniversary, journo Laiba Zainab updates on case
Ever since actor Yasir Hussain proposed to actress Iqra Aziz on stage of the Lux Style Awards 2019, social media has been abuzz with mixed responses. While most of the responses are questioning Yasir Hussain’s awkward public display of affection … Continue reading PDA is okay, Yasir Hussain is not. Here’s why