The global economic system unstable, ruthless, destroying our environment, creating transnational conflict and negatively affecting the poor; it needs to reform itself as soon as possible or we might end up proving Karl Marx right.
Kashmir has become a fundamental issue of national and international politics for Pakistan and India, two nuclear armed nations. Because the military strength of both these nations, backed up by their nuclear arsenals, the chances of one nation conquering the entire state of Kashmir are zero. Not only that, because the issue of Kashmir has … Continue reading An independent Kashmir: A solution to the conflict?
We're often told that patriarchal gender roles marginalize and oppressed by patriarchal gender roles perpetuated by our society at large. But women aren't the only victims of these perceived gender roles. source From the figures above, you can clearly see that in almost every part of the world, male suicide is higher than female suicide. … Continue reading Gender Roles hurt Men as well
Its been more than seventy years but the resolution to the issue of Kashmir still seems far out reach. Have you ever wondered why?
“Okay boys that didn’t go well. I know I hadn’t studied for the quiz, but It shouldn’t have gone that bad,” Farhan said, not looking disappointed at all with his zero marks.“Oh forget the quiz yar. Its not like this is the first time we’ve fucked up one. Com’on get in the car now. There’s … Continue reading A weird love triangle
THIS STORY IS IN A SENSE THE SEQUEL TO "A UNIQUE MARRIAGE PROPOSAL" “No Azhan, we’re not having this conversation anymore,” my father was losing it now, “you know we can’t afford a destination wedding.”“Ofcourse we can afford it dad,” I said it for the tenth time, “just don’t invite those 500 extra people you … Continue reading Destination Wedding
Long flights can be tiring. Very tiring. Those 20 hour trips in the train in my childhood were tiring too, but not as nearly as these 20 hour flights. My whole body felt like cramps. I needed some time to relax. And obviously that wasn’t possible at home. My family would’ve kept me up all night just … Continue reading A Unique Marriage Proposal
We all know 'All men are trash' or simply the 'men are trash' slogans are pretty popular slogans if you haven't been on hibernation for the past decade or so. If you've been on twitter or even Facebook at any point in your life, you've definitely seen the #menRtrash or #MenAreTrash hashtags before. Many people … Continue reading Psychology behind the #menRtrash slogan
It was a sunny winter morning in Islamabad. F9 Park was almost empty. There wasn't a single soul to be seen. Only the girl and the boy were there. They were sitting on a bench in the middle of the park under the sun's rays. They were talking to each other and flirting, taking each … Continue reading They plucked its petals, yet the flower did not lose her beauty
Yesterday I saw this video on twitter in which a boy and a girl were dancing on mehndi and the caption was “This is not the shooting of some bollywood movie, this a marriage inside the ‘islamic republic of Pakistan’!”. This wasn’t the only post I saw on social media with the “islamic republic of … Continue reading The so-called Islamic Republic