Last April, The Friday Times – Naya Daur published my original piece. It was received well when first released, but we did not expect it to pick up traction in the following weeks and several readers requested for another dose of “the Master’s voice.” Getting hold of The Master wasn’t easy. But then, every dog […] The post Rashid Latif: The Master’s Voice – II appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
A staggering sum to the tune of Rs90 billion was handed out to a Karachi-headquartered business conglomerate under the Temporary Economic Refinance Facility (TERF) during the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI’s) stint in office, maverick reporter Shahbaz Rana has revealed. Rana made the comments in conversation with Rauf Klasra. Finance Minister Miftah Ismail had earlier claimed that […] The post ‘Partisan PTI Government Doled Out Rs90 Billion To Business Conglomerate’ appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
Here’s a script rooted in indigenous feminism: the supremely talented Samiya Mumtaz, portraying Zarsanga, takes back her agency when she is forced to marry against her will. Yes, murder is not justifiable, but neither is persuading women to marry on the basis of power. Instead of succumbing to Stockholm Syndrome and falling in love with […] The post <em>Sang-e-Mah</em> Leaves A Lasting Impression appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.