Ahsan Kureshi

  • TThere is a certain hypocrisy involved in staying true to a certain mandate. The Kaptaan of course is the prime example of that. He is more confused on whether he is a liberal or a conservative or even, dare I say, a fundamentalist, than Trump is with his presidency. He championed the movement on ...

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  • TIt was rumoured that Khadim Rizvi and his band of monkeys wanted an instant hanging of Asia Bibi as one of their demands. Could be false but I am sure none of us can question that her hanging will make people happy. For them, she is as evil as it gets after all it was due to her that their sainted ...

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  • TI had a recent altercation with a son of a certain late politician I greatly admire. No, it was not a Shazeb-type engagement. On the contrary, I was working on a report for the gentleman’s NGO which was to be published next year. Long story short there was some miscommunication and work-style ...

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  • T‘In a way it was fortunate that Jinnah did not live long enough to see the negation of his principles, the perversion of his vision…his disillusionment would have been too great to bear’, thus wrote Ardeshir Cowasjee in the first part of his The Sole statesman series published on ...

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  • TIt turns out, I am the generation I despise. Back then, in the days that were dictated by teenage hormones, people around me were fake. What was worse was that they had a complete disregard of their roots. Supporting painfully fake accents and dressing in brands that sounded weird no matter how one ...

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  • TPeople opposing the beards that have caused havoc in the twin cities have urged that religion is strongly against anything that causes harm. Okay. Then, can the same religion actually be for killing someone in its name? The same people will not answer this question out of fear. Fear is what has ...

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  • TThe beards have taken the capital hostage, or so they want the world to believe. In all honesty though, besides some congested traffic spots, life goes on as usual. The beards exaggerate their influence when it comes to on-ground, social movements. However, they do continue to dictate our terms for ...

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  • TWhy does no one seem to respect the court? Kaptaan took his due time to come over. Ishaq Dar has now fallen ill due to the court calling. NS has reasons to delay the judicial proceedings. Mush is a constant escapee. And, then, murderers such as Shahrukh Jatoi don’t care about their hearings ...

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  • TA few weeks ago I wrote about the issue of Harvey Weinstein. In many, many columns before that, I have written on issues pertaining to women rights and issues. I am a very proud and adamant feminist.  Okay, now that this is out of the way, let me speak about our Oscar hero ...

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