Nadeem  Paracha

Nadeem Paracha

Mango: The king of all fruits

Mango: The king of all fruits

Monday, 29 July 2019 | Nadeem Paracha

Nowhere else is the mango held in as much reverence as it is in India and Pakistan. The fruit has grown in popularity so much that it is now being cultivated across the world. But throughout our political history, the mango has often been a sweet diplomatic mediator With South...

The many faces of truth

Saturday, 09 February 2019 | Nadeem Paracha

Sometimes we fabricate a conceptual reality in order to deal with the reality we interact with on a daily basis Sometime in the late 1970s, tabloids in Indonesia, Malaysia and Egypt carried a front-page news about Neil Armstrong — the famous American astronaut who, in 1969, became the first man...

Pakistan’s tale of the veil

Friday, 25 January 2019 | Nadeem Paracha

Women are free to choose or discard covering themselves up in public, yet it is advocated openly from time to time Being a man, it is always a struggle for me to write about the issue of the hijab, abaya or burqa. Women, who wear these or those who choose...

The evolution of mohajir consciousness

Saturday, 19 January 2019 | Nadeem Paracha

Was the Muttahida Qaumi Movement simply engineered by Gen Zia or was there more to its history? The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), once the most dominant political party in Karachi, is in complete disarray. At the moment there are three factions of the party vying for the Mohajir vote and...

Fighting fire with fire

Saturday, 12 January 2019 | Nadeem Paracha

The Pakistani state has attempted to counter one dogmatic ideology it has fostered by promoting another, with disastrous consequences The Director of the Pak Institute of Peace Studies (PIPS), Amir Rana, wrote in his December 30, 2018 article for daily Dawn that the State’s romance with radical Barelvi groups was...

State Editions

CM Das calls for JMM free Kolhan

17 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

BJP releases another list, AJSU stands firm

17 November 2019 | Pranav Pratyush | Ranchi

‘Govt is working towards women’s empowerment'

17 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

‘No Cabinet expansion in State in near future’

17 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

In briefS

17 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

44 in fray from Garhwa, Bhawnathpur seats

17 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

From the Kehwa Khanas to the Socials

17 November 2019 | Excerpt | Agenda

The Mystic pillars that unveiled a great king

17 November 2019 | Somen Sengupta | Agenda

Guru Nanak’s guide to leading a virtuous life

17 November 2019 | Excerpt | Agenda

Champions of Earth

17 November 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

Talktime | ‘A star abused me on sets’

17 November 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

DIFFerent experience

17 November 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer