Abbu had once told Sheba that it greatly influenced handicrafts in the Valley, with its fire-spewing dragons, chinar leaves,nightingales, flowers and creepers painted delicately on the papier mâché items in vibrant colours, and also carved painstakingly on wooden artefacts.
The government has control over all the activities in Jinnah Hall and Congress House, but the urinal around the corner is free to spew its filth, as mounds of garbage from the local neighbourhood grow higher by the day
“Mei, Mehmood” succinctly explores the workings of the language capital and how the social prestige attached to it continues to plague the psyche of people… It also explores the internalised colonial hangover that is not residual but quite unabashedly operational within our communities
This book is an amalgamation of many versions from both sides of this man-made border. It speaks of the yearning for houses, bazaars of Karachi, of a man’s home in Jalandhar whose stone plaque made his way back to him after so many years. Of that house, that childhood, that courtyard, those summers, those winters
On May 13th 2022, Lincoln Lawyer starring Manuel Garcia Rulfo, Neve Cambel and Becki Newton, to name a few, released. Till now audiences worldwide equated The Lincoln Lawyer to Mathhew McConaughey and rightly so.
The current issue of the magazine viz ‘Naya Waraq-56’ contains fiction, poetry, articles on various literary topics, book reviews and more.
The prevailing situation in Kashmir confirms Bose’s assessment: the last two years, as the police data reveals, have witnessed a drastic reduction in the influx of foreign militants even while over 500 militants have been slain by security forces since August 5, 2019
The pandemic reinforced prejudices, both obvious and latent. It did so not just in India, where differences of class, gender and religion were magnified in an almost macabre, bare-boned way; but also in societies globally.
‘What Everyone Needs to Know About Islam’ provides succinct, accessible, lucid, insightful and even-handed answers to diverse range of questions about Islam and things Islamic
In sum, all these five (5) translations by the native Arabs, which have been praised by many scholars and critics equally, present the true meaning and message of the Quran in a chaste, easy to understand English, which is lucid and idiomatic