Is piddarshahi a feminine noun?

On sisterhood, solidarity and the sacrifices made to organise and attend Aurat March

Comrade: A lament, a love letter

What does it mean to be a comrade today? What unfulfilled desire, what future promise, does it hold?

Where are students supposed to live?

Last year’s CDA action against hostels exposed a paradox: Education is a priority. But are students?

Is abortion legal in Pakistan?

Lack of clarity has made life difficult—and dangerous—for millions of women

Afterlives of the Empress

It took one day to evict informal vendors from Empress Market. It has taken a year—and counting—for them to rebuild their lives.  
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Sued for saying #MeToo

Criminal defamation lawsuits are rising at an alarming rate in Pakistan. What happens when you’re served?

#MeToo and the media: Mistakes we know we are making

In light of the rape allegations against the CEO of Dawn, we asked journalists how we can better report on ourselves and each other.

Indigenous iterations of azaadi in Kashmir

Tracing the life and legacy of Maqbool Bhat

Silencing Kashmir

Social media platforms are silencing dissenting Kashmiri voices. Soch investigates how, and why.

Karachi’s Missing Children

Why are rising rates of infanticide not a pressing issue for Karachi's police?

Marching for Water

Hundreds of people from the Indus delta region marched 140 km in July this year. Their demand was simple: Water.

One Khokha, One Thousand Lives

Why then is the CDA so adamant to shut down Islamabad's khokhas?