What Should Pakistan Day Mean to Us?

Exhilarating patriotic melodies and roars of canons in all major cities; these mark the onset of the all-important Pakistan Resolution Day, the 23rd of March. This day commemorates the adoption of the glorious Lahore resolution, which called for the creation of a separate homeland for the Muslims of the subcontinent. The resolution was presented at the Minto Park, Lahore, on the eve of an annual … Continue reading What Should Pakistan Day Mean to Us?

Rebuilding Sindh: One Book, One Pump at a Time

In today’s society, it is difficult to find someone around us who does not criticize the government, the politicians, and the entire system of Pakistan for the state that it has left the country in, and for its failure to improve the conditions of the country’s populace. And yet, it is difficult to find someone putting in personal effort to contribute to improving the living … Continue reading Rebuilding Sindh: One Book, One Pump at a Time

In Memory of December 16th, 2014

Three years ago, on this very day, Pakistan was plunged into uncharted depths of tragedy and suffering. More than a hundred innocent children lost their lives, and more than a hundred families got destroyed. Along with them, an entire nation grieved. Now, on its third anniversary, our emotions remain the same. We still feel the same hopelessness, the same despair. We still feel our hearts … Continue reading In Memory of December 16th, 2014