Is piddarshahi a feminine noun?

Content warning: descriptions of abuse, incitement to violence and rape HIBA REMEMBERS WAKINGup to the front page of Dawn on March 9 last year with a feeling of jubilation. The day before she had sung, marched, and danced her way from the Lahore Press Club to Alhamra Hall with her fellow women...

Read More

The tragedy of Lahore’s Orange Line

For once, the bulldozers are silent. Their operators have gone home for the night, leaving behind the bulky metal beasts at the site of the demolition, their silhouettes an intimidating reminder of their capabilities. The silence accentuates the crackle of rubble under the feet of Ali Rashid, a...

Read More