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Who should be held responsible?

Since Pakistan and India have emerged as separate states on the world map, both have had a horrendous relationship full of bloodshed and destruction. In 69 years, they have battled four times with each other and the chronicles reveal extremely painful experiences for both nations with a gigantic number of injuries and deaths on both sides. 193 more words

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TV Show Review: Jane the Virgin

We root for anti-heroes these days; the ones who sink to moral depravity to survive, such as the Cersei Lannisters and Walter Whites of the world. 574 more words


Book Review: I Am Pilgrim

Author Terry Hayes must have had a film adaptation in mind when he wrote I am Pilgrim. Despite this being his first novel — he has previously written screenplays of several action films which comes through in the way I am Pilgrim is constructed — it’s outlandish, has a conspiracy theory-fused plot, spans over a great deal of geographic locations and has a great American hero who saves the day. 432 more words


The Evolution of Children's Literature

Last month it was announced that the beloved children’s author Enid Blyton’s series The Faraway Tree was getting its own film adaptation. The news came after a Famous Five film adaptation was announced in the summer, perhaps signally a revitalisation of Blyton’s vast and much-loved canon of children’s fiction. 403 more words


Cyber Crimes Bill: democracy or hypocrisy?

The National Assembly’s (NA) standing committee has approved the new Cyber Crimes Bill 2015, which has now been referred to parliament for final approval. By looking at this bill, it is evident that the authorities have tried to deprive the citizens of Pakistan of their basic rights of criticising political figures for their moves. 235 more words

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KSE-100 Index falls by over 800 points as foreign selling creates panic

By Kazim Alam

KARACHI: Reports of a big foreign fund selling its Pakistan holdings took a heavy toll on the stock market on Wednesday, with the benchmark index recording the biggest single-day drop in six months. 459 more words

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Attack On Churches

After the unfortunate events of March 15 when two churches were attacked in Lahore resulting in many deaths, two men were brutally lynched and torched by people posing as protestors. 142 more words

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