In what seems like a page out of a dystopian novel, Pakistani women are no strangers to abuse and toxic comments. And while all women go through some sort of harsh comments on an almost daily basis, women in politics are more vulnerable as they are subjected to unimaginable trolling and abuse. PML-N leader Uzma […] The post Women Face The Bad, The Worse And The Ugly Of Pakistani Politics appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
The search for paradise on earth has always fired the imagination of scholars and dreamers, whether it is the Englishman Thomas More in his Utopia or the Andalusian Muslim philosopher Ibn Tufail in his Hayy ibn Yaqdhan. Names like the mythical El Dorado and Shangri-La have prompted explorers to search for them as if they […] The post Plato’s Atlantis, Valmiki’s Ramayana And Modi’s Hindutva Today appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
The Company’s entry into India had begun with the Battle of Plassey in Bengal in 1757. The Company’s forces were led by a young man, Robert Clive, who was a humble accountant with no training in warfare. More than once, he would return to England, only to be sent back to India. He made no […] The post How Dalrymple Dives Into The Anarchy After Aurangzeb – II appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.