Crafts, handiworks and handmade goodies, all bring the delightful waft of yesteryears as we remember stories from our grandmothers and mothers. When we think about handmade dresses, gifts and items, we think about the ethnic creations of East and envy it from afar. Perhaps, we even pay an extra buck for the exquisite products… Continue reading Hand Embroidery: Reviving a popular creative hobby from the past!
On Thursday, July 14, 2011, Karachi’s streets were red with blood and vehicles were seen set ablaze across the city. Karachi – the city of lights and Pakistan’s largest commercial hub has been serving the nation by producing various goods that contribute 7 million rupees worth of exports to the nation. Today, this city… Continue reading Karachi Burns in the Fire of Disunity…….
Ok, so I was going through my Facebook homepage the past weekend in utter boredom. I did find something really interesting there, but at the same time extremely disappointing!! As my eyes raced along the white and blue page decorated with millions of colourful pictures and varying characters, something struck my vision like lightning. It… Continue reading Can we really kill Zardari to eradicate corruption?? – Comments on a Facebook event page
The dancing leaves of the ‘sarson’ (mustard) plants shone as beads of freshly sprinkled water glistened on them. They sparkled when warm, bright rays of the sun, propped up high at the dawn sky speared through the hazy air around luscious fields of Punjab. Each bead of fresh water from nearby canals affirmed the life… Continue reading Wasted potential…