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

Man kills wife for ‘adultery’ in Prem Nagar, surrenders

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

City sees decline in butterflies this year

23 September 2019 | Sapna Singh | Delhi

IIT Delhi team to study impact of odd-even scheme

23 September 2019 | PTI | Delhi

CM to speak on anti-pollution steps at Denmark summit

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sisodia inaugurates cultural event Awam Ki Awaz in Capital

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

PWD to finish work on Pragati Maidan tunnel by Jan

23 September 2019 | GAYATHRI MAN | Delhi

Sunday Edition

Prioritising Strategic Economic Cooperation

22 September 2019 | Asoke Mukerji | Agenda

The complexities of caste system

22 September 2019 | Kumar Chellappan | Agenda

Dukh, Dard and a Season of Hope

22 September 2019 | Excerpt | Agenda

Astroturf | Empower your mind for success

22 September 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Talktime | ‘Casting procedure should be streamlined'

22 September 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Pushing musical limit

22 September 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer