Monthly Archives: May 2016

Suhandi: the forgotten queen of Sindh

May 30th, 2016|

Chachnameh by Ali Kufi;
Futuhul Baldan by Al Balazri;
Tarikh-e-Masumi by Mir Masum Bakhari; and
Tuhfatil Kiram by Mir Ali Sher Qanea Sher Qanea

Profile: Sohail Rana

May 29th, 2016|

The shortest history of Pakistan’s economy

May 25th, 2016|

Three approaches to economic planning have been tested in Pakistan. From 1947 to 1966, government and business were desired to be equal partners. From 1967 to 1986, government tried to lead business. From 1987 to 2006, business was desired to lead government. Arguably, this last approach has turned some politicians into traders, eager to sell […]

Profile: Aslam Azhar

May 24th, 2016|

A Dialogue with a Dervish

If you ask me to describe Aslam Azhar in a single word, I would describe him as a ‘reader’. Not only because he is a reader of books but also because he is a reader of the signs of time. He has tried not only to read into the meaning of […]

The New State (1918) by Mary Parker Follett (Online)

May 24th, 2016|

Freedom Through Disobedience by C. R. Das (Online)

May 23rd, 2016|