White Lies

The Sachal Jazz Ensemble was due for a grand showing across India recently. Delhi, Calcutta, Banglore, Madras were all on the menu. But things...

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The strangest stories come out of PTV sometimes. Granted, controlling your drink is not everybody’s cup of tea. But a senior producer in Karachi,...

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Who’s this lucky guy? Serving SSP, that too in the capital city, and a political favourite of the ruling party to boot. Now he’s...

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So Imran Khan’s family is having none of the talk about his marriage, whatever the grapevine says about a former famous TV personality. If...

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It’s not every day that an early morning trip to the bakery leaves you nauseous. Yet that’s just what happened at a famous bakery...

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Many cricketing terms seem to have made their way into political jargon, thanks to the kaptaan. Much was made out of the talk of...

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Dar sahib was in Washington recently. He’s used to gracing the IMF’s annual board meeting (Pakistan’s often in business with the Fund when he’s...

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  Word about a possible Punjab government-PAT truce did the rounds for a while. The Qisas-Diyat provision was coming into play. Dar sb was present,...

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Former President Musharraf seems to be living it up one more time. He’s sitting pretty in Karachi, meeting friends, playing bridge, even enjoying the...

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These sit-ins must have run into some money. Not just the Islamabad gatherings, but PTI taking to the road again; Karachi, Lahore, Mianwali, with...

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  So Tahirul Qadri was finally persuaded to take a leaf out of Imran Khan’s book and spend some time with his followers. Get out...

Interview: Asif Ali Zardari

We did it for democracy! Zardari sb reveals the secret behind his success Pakistan Today’s editor, Arif Nizami, interviewed former President Asif Ali Zardari on a...

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Contrary to public opinion, and PIA suspending two employees, it turns out that the national carrier was really not to blame for people chucking...

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It turns out that the new chairman at Sui Northern, a big and prestigious post, has been cause for divisions at board meetings. It...

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That there is no love lost between Aitzaz Ahsan and Ch Nisar is hardly breaking news. But word has it that the friction goes...

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The N boys find themselves in quite a pickle these days. And their own actions haven’t helped. Take the ingenious idea of reaching out...

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  So Imran Khan’s Azadi caravan came fitted with the kind of amenities that would sustain a revolutionary march – a stage for visibility, some...