This year's general elections in Pakistan marks a turning point as its democratically elected government completes its five-year constitutional term for the first time in its country's history. However, on Election Day members of the Ahmadiyya community will be sitting at home with their televisions turned off yet again, unable to cast their votes to take part in this historic moment.
Former Chief Justice Leila Seth of the Himachal Pradesh High Court is one of the three members in the committee the government has set up to make anti-rape laws stronger.
My mother and her 9 siblings started a non-profit primary school called FI Foundation School, in a small village in Sindh, Pakistan in 2002 in honor of their parents.
Harmandir Sahib, Punjab's Golden Temple (so named because it is literally plated in gold) may be Sikhism's holiest house of worship, but it, like any other gurdwara, is open to men and women of any faith. In fact, a Muslim was invited to lay the first foundation stone.
These images are of the two famous landmarks in Lahore, Pakistan: Shalamar Gardens and the Minar-E-Pakistan.
Pakistan’s only Nobel laureate, Abdus Salam, who led the discovery of the subatomic “God particle” has his name banned from textbooks, and is no longer considered a hero in his nation.
Noon is a novel but in Aatish Taseer’s work, the lines between fiction and non-fiction, novel and memoir can appear blurry.