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This Pakistani Woman’s Helpful Guide To Consoling People Who Have Lost Loved Ones Is Extremely Important

The concept of dealing with loved ones passing way is hard. More often than not, we’re all left dumbfounded by grief and don’t know how to work our way out through it. While dealing with loss on its own is hard, sometimes we find ourselves wondering how to help our …

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Shame On You Perverts, “Asifa Bano” Is The Top Trending Porn Search In Pakistan Right Now

Asifa, the 8 year old who was gang raped and murdered in India, recently, is the most trending porn search in Pakistan right now. Let the words sink in.   We might come out in great numbers to pay lip service and show social media outrage over sexual abuse of innocent children …

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Faculty Members Are Protesting The Lack Of Critical Thinking On The Campuses Of Pakistan

Pakistani universities are rarely ranked among the world’s best institutions for critical discourse and intellectual growth and a lot of it has to do with the suppression of independent thinking and creativity by university administrations and state regulated curriculums. In the past couple of days, the country has witnessed four …

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Here’s What Pakistan Has Actually Done So Far To Protect Its Children After Zainab’s Tragic Incident

We saw how the entire country united after the Zainab rape incident came to the forefront. The entire government machinery got together to speed up the investigation and catch the culprit. And it was not just that one incident then which further agitated the population, many other rape cases were …

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Here’s All That I Had To Hear And Go Through After I Cut My Hair Short

Being a woman with short hair in Pakistan is not an easy task. I remember the first time I decided to chop my mid-back length hair, I was terrified. While an average person would think that getting a hair cut should not be that big of a deal, but not …

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People Are Finding This Silly Aspect About Iqra ul Hassan’s Second Marriage Very Shocking

The news of the second marriage of journalist Iqrar ul Hassan caused a frenzy on social media yesterday. Like the gossip-starved audience that we are, people just couldn’t stop speculating about the circumstances, timing and details of the second marriage of the popular TV anchor.   The news came to …

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Pakistan Is Witnessing It’s Own #MeToo Movement Online And Many Harassers Are Being Exposed

It is extremely interesting how the interconnectivity via the internet allows individuals from all corners of the world to unite together for a cause. For the longest time, women in Pakistani circles have sought empowerment in isolation and have talked about issues relevant to women in the Pakistani society.   …

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Patari’s CEO Khalid Bajwa Was Just Forced To Step Down After Women Accused Him Of Harassment On Twitter

The CEO of Patari, Khalid Bajwa, who was already under investigation (according to the company’s statement) for harassment allegations has been asked to step down from his post. This development happened after a number of women took to Twitter to expose his behavioral misconduct over private conversations with them.   …

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This Man In Lahore Showing His Penis To Women Publicly Is Being Applauded As “Mera Jism Meri Marzi”

The placards and posters that women carried on the Aurat March are still being debated. It comes as a surprise to many how women asking for their rights can cause such a backlash.   Among the many posters that have recently been generating heated debate is the “mera jism, meri …

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Whatever The Heck Is Pashtun Long March And Everything You Should Know About It

Pashtun Long March took place on April 8 and it has been anecdotally called one of the largest peaceful protests that Pakistan has ever seen. But what exactly was this protest, that spanned the length and breadth of the country, all about?   It started with the murder of Naqeebullah …

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