Shelve the Old Music Please!

This piece originally appeared in Daily Times as my weekly OpEd BAAGHI on Monday August 1, 2011 When your favourite songs are labelled under ‘old music’, it reminds…

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We, the Delusional Liberals

It was published as BAAGHI in Daily Times on Monday, July 25, 2011. I wrote this in response to an article by Mr. Shashi Tharoor, India’s member of…

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Big Ban Hypes Political Islam

This originally appeared as my weekly column BAAGHI in Daily Times on April 17, 2011 “Shame on France. Hijab is our identity” — read a placard held by…

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Let Not the Fire Kiss Your Door

My weekly column BAAGHI, that appeared in Daily Times on Sunday April 3, 2011 One is speechless to see how ethnic and religious radicalisation has been allowed in…

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Lets Say It: Taseer Was Right!

Originally published in Daily Times on Sunday, March 20, 2011 It is high time that we call a spade a spade. Bhatti died because he supported what Taseer…

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Are We A Nation of Murderers?

This piece was originally published in Daily Times on March 6, 2011 Never had I felt so dejected and heartbroken throughout my life of activism and movements I…

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