It was quite a surprising yet pleasant feel when I read the translation of Gurdial Singh’s novel Adh Chahnni Raat done by an emerging writer Awais Sajjad. Awais has been sending me his creative compilations since he started his research journey in various literary genres. For his part, Gurdial Singh is a well-known name from […] The post Gurdial Singh’s Work Finds A Devoted New Translator Into Urdu appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
Pakistani government sources, on condition of strict anonymity, have been saying that “there will be no talks with the TTP going forward and the militant outfit will be dealt with iron hands and firm resolve.” Sources have also rejected reports that Pakistan was considering another ceasefire or another round of negotiations or talks with the […] The post Pakistan ‘In No Mood’ For Talks With TTP appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
Dr. Tariq Rahman, Dean at the School of Education, Beacon House National University Lahore, is a prolific writer. No wonder, then, that he has published yet another book. This time it is about Pakistan’s wars, which he describes as an alternative history. Before we say a word about it, it is imperative to briefly spell […] The post Tariq Rahman’s Book On Pakistan’s Wars Is An Invitation For Introspection appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.