Imran Khan and his close political associates are well known for their support and admiration for the Islamist extremist groups in Pakistan. It was no surprise that the Federal Information Minister Mr. Fawad Chaudhry simply aped the radical views of his boss in a speech delivered at a conference in Islamabad, when he absolved the […] The post Populism Must Not Obfuscate Our Existing Madrasah System’s Role In Religious Extremism appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
A video has emerged showing a group of schoolgirls conducting a violent attack on a fellow school girl in Lahore. The video which has gone viral shows one of the girls sitting on the victim, pulling her hair while other schoolgirls are surrounding them verbally abusing the victim. In the video the victim’s head is […] The post Shocking Video Shows Violent Attack Against Schoolgirl appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
In the year 2017, I bought Letters to a Young Poet during travel to Lahore for work. I was not much aware of who Rainer Maria Rilke (1875 – 1926) was and what he had written. In Pakistan, I had hardly come across his translated works in paper form. Though the digital world has given […] The post Rilke Through The Eyes Of A Young Poetess appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.