The Devil’s Disciples
Intolerance and bigotry on Pakistan’s campuses are symptoms of a deeper malaise – authoritarianism, disrespect for knowledge and disdain for free thought and inquiry.
“Science refuses to take root in Muslim countries” Dr Pervez Hoodbhoy
This interview of Dr Pervez Hoodbhoy on ‘Science and Pseudoscience in the Muslim World’ is a translation of an interview conducted by Dr Stefano Bigliardi for an Italian online quarterly publication, Query.
And Now, a College
With a community college ethos, the new Karachi American College, unlike its sister school, aims to attract local non-elites.
Book Review: Indus Waters Treaty
A well researched and serious effort on the Indus Water Treaty, Ijaz Hussain’s book suffers on one count: its tendency to view Pakistan as a victim of World Bank and Indian conspiracies often cloud its conclusions.
The Big Question: Is Print Media on its Way to Becoming Obsolete?
Three prominent journalists discuss the future of print in an increasingly digitalised media.