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Zindagi Gulzar Hai Episode 2: Convictions, Contrasts & Contradictions

Author’s note: My aunt’s advice to me when I was on the verge of taking THE most important decision of my life that went against the norm, “Any change will be met with resistance. 912 more words

Neeraja Unni

“Zindagi Gulzar Hai” Starts on a Solid Note so does Zindagi Channel

:-) Yes! I’m starting with a smile. The much awaited moment for Indian fans of Pakistani Dramas is finally here – to be able to watch the shows that touched our hearts despite the distance, on our own Indian television screens. 938 more words

Neeraja Unni

Lollywood and Beyond: A Neighbour's Perspective

This post originally appeared here. I hope in time to come back to this theme with a longer and more nuanced article.

Asalaam walaikum, Namaste, aur Hello! 944 more words

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Female Characterisations in Pakistani Television Series

Pakistani tv shows seem to have a problem with strong, independent, free-willed female characters. Such characters are nearly always cast as the villains of tv series, with the “good” female characters being personified by meekness, no mind of their own, and their endless threshold for silent suffering. 461 more words

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Just Pakistani Dramas!

Television has always been a topic of interest to me. From writing articles on the effects of TV in school to giving a speech in university on how the traditional medium of communication has come so far; television amuses me to a very large extent. 568 more words

Maria Hussain