Opinion and news analysis on current affairs

April 20, 2010

Classic Whodunit murder mystery Pakistani-style

Who killed Benazir Bhutto? Was this another case of exploding mangoes? By Fareeha Qayoom
March 24, 2010

Bottled Water and philosophy of life

We need to rethink our strategy. In such a situation, there are only three options – ‘fight or flight’ or ‘if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em.’ You can run, but you can’t hide. So might as well, join the fray and add your two cents worth. My advice, pick the good side to fight on. I choose to fight the good fight. I will not give up. By Fareeha Qayoom
March 19, 2010

Who’s really in charge here?

Most Pakistanis are living a life of quiet desperation. Her slant on an average middle class household (or is it an upper middle class?) reminded me of the popular soap opera, “Desperate Housewives!” Things might look normal from distance but underneath it all, a virtual volcano is smoldering which might erupt any minute. The residents of Wisteria Lane live lives of quiet desperation too By Fareeha Qayoom
March 19, 2010

Only in Pakistan

Lack of Public Restrooms and regular pit stops could ruin your career as a chauffeur in this town By Fareeha Qayoom