The Casual Cynic

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A Promise on Pakistan Day

It is that time of the year again. The flags are flying high. The army is displaying its resources. Our hearts are filled with national pride and patriotism. If not in action, then in...

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When Pakistan Played India

Thousands of people in the crowds, silence on the streets. The activities of millions of people come to a halt. It is the cricket game between two rivals Pakistan and India. No matter whether...

Women participants of Women on Wheels (WOW) ride their motor-bikes during a rally launching the Women on Wheels campaign in Lahore on January 10, 2016.  (Photo Courtesy: Dawn.Com) 0

Women on Wheels (Wow in Lahore)

We Pakistanis live in a culture where we expect women to perform all household responsibilities including, but not limited to, kitchen and garden maintenance, house keeping. Clothing, and feeding children, entertaining relatives, in-laws, and...

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New Year, New Celebrations

Okay… So 2015 is here. Hurry up, find out what you have not done all your life. Make a list of all your regrets and woes. Feel free, liberated, empowered. Of course, why wouldn’t...