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    Rangreza is being labelled a ‘musical’ – but aren’t all Pakistani films technically musicals? – The Express Tribune Blog
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    Rangreza is being labelled a ‘musical’ – but aren’t all Pakistani films technically musicals? – The Express Tribune Blog

    November 7th, 2017 | by Voice of South Asia
    The trailer for the upcoming Pakistani film Rangreza was released recently to largely positive reviews. Apart from a trite love story, it showcases a truly uninhibited Gohar Rasheed. Yo-yoing between entertaining and the edge of...
    With his stellar skills and “explosive” celebrations, Hasan Ali has shown the cricket world what Pakistan is capable of – The Express Tribune Blog
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    With his stellar skills and “explosive” celebrations, Hasan Ali has shown the cricket world what Pakistan is capable of – The Express Tribune Blog

    November 7th, 2017 | by Voice of South Asia
    Hasan Ali is overjoyed after bursting through Kusal Mendis’ defences, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, Champions Trophy 2017, Group B, Cardiff, London, June 12, 2017. PHOTO: GETTY Pakistan is quite notorious for producing bowling...
    Without Pakistan, there is no stability or growth in landlocked Afghanistan and Af-Indo relations – The Express Tribune Blog
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    Without Pakistan, there is no stability or growth in landlocked Afghanistan and Af-Indo relations – The Express Tribune Blog

    November 6th, 2017 | by Voice of South Asia
    Leaders of India, Iran, Afghanistan: Narendra Modi, Hassan Rouhani, Ashraf Ghani in Tehran on May 23, 2016. PHOTO: GETTY We can bypass neither our history nor our geography – we have to live and deal with the consequences of...
    Ragnarok’ is the best Thor movie by far, edging towards surpassing ‘The Avengers’ even – The Express Tribune Blog
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    Ragnarok’ is the best Thor movie by far, edging towards surpassing ‘The Avengers’ even – The Express Tribune Blog

    November 6th, 2017 | by Voice of South Asia
    Thor: Ragnarok looks unlike any other Marvel movie we have seen before. PHOTO: IMDB Years ago, when we heard there was going to be another Thor movie, our reaction was eerily similar to this: Photo: Giphy The film’s trailer...
    It’s 2017, why should I change my surname, my identity, after marriage? – The Express Tribune Blog
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    It’s 2017, why should I change my surname, my identity, after marriage? – The Express Tribune Blog

    November 5th, 2017 | by Voice of South Asia
    I believe my first and last name is my identity. Being married does not mean that I stop belonging to the family I was born in. “What’s in a name?” I often hear people ask the aforementioned question, to which my instant...
    Pakistan should become a secular state, but how realistic is that? – The Express Tribune Blog
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    Pakistan should become a secular state, but how realistic is that? – The Express Tribune Blog

    November 5th, 2017 | by Voice of South Asia
    A child watches adults attending Eid prayers in Rawalpindi, Pakistan on September 13, 2016. PHOTO: REUTERS In one of my articles last year, I tried to make a normative case for secularism in Muslim countries. I argued that...
    All it takes is one man’s belief – The Express Tribune Blog
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    All it takes is one man’s belief – The Express Tribune Blog

    November 5th, 2017 | by Voice of South Asia
    His work paid off and the trees broke through; up sprung the cherry blossoms, the land aglow and anew. PHOTO: REUTERS Amid the cherry blossom trees, Lies a secret so deep.Lost in time,Buried under dirt,Who could have thought lay...
    Yaqeen Ka Safar is honest and original, and has changed the paradigm of Pakistani dramas – The Express Tribune Blog
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    Yaqeen Ka Safar is honest and original, and has changed the paradigm of Pakistani dramas – The Express Tribune Blog

    November 4th, 2017 | by Voice of South Asia
    For far too long, Pakistani dramas have been showing repetitive themes and storylines. PHOTO: YAKEEN KA SAFAR FACEBOOK PAGE Drama Yaqeen Ka Safar is currently basking in the success of being Pakistan’s most popular drama at...
    If Xi Jinping wants China to be accepted as a global leader, he needs to revise his aggressive diplomacy – The Express Tribune Blog
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    If Xi Jinping wants China to be accepted as a global leader, he needs to revise his aggressive diplomacy – The Express Tribune Blog

    November 4th, 2017 | by Voice of South Asia
    India Prime Minister Narendra Modi talks with China’s President Xi Jinping during the BRICS leaders’ meeting in 2016. PHOTO: AFP The anointment of President Xi Jinping as the ‘core leader’ in the recently...
    Is social media blurring the line of ethics between a doctor and a patient? – The Express Tribune Blog
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    Is social media blurring the line of ethics between a doctor and a patient? – The Express Tribune Blog

    November 4th, 2017 | by Voice of South Asia
    The last five years have seen a sharp rise in the use of social media among physicians as well as patients across the globe. Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy’s tweets that claimed a doctor sent her sister a Facebook friend request a day...