Social Media as a News Source: The Emergence

Social media has emerged at an exponential rate as young people`s main source of news as it has been helpful in providing them richer dimensions of current affairs. Although, there are concerns and insecurities regarding the use of social media as an origin of news; however, its use has proved its superiority over other conventional... Continue Reading →

Critique on “Noor Jehan” by Saadat Hassan Manto

Link to the Original Article This text is a translation of ‘Noor Jahan’ from Manto-Nama written by Saadat Hassan Manto. Manto is an Indo-Pak novelist and short story writer, notorious for deviating from conventional writing style and being one of the pioneers in bringing obscenity in formal Urdu writings. In this short essay, the author... Continue Reading →

Reading Habits Changing Over Time

Today, there is something missing in our lives, something which could help us grow in a beneficial way, which could help us improve our civilization and culture. That “something” is not some angel’s spell but actually it’s the ability and skill of reading which has been engraved deep down somewhere inside us. It’s not exactly... Continue Reading →

Human Progress Over Time

History measures human progress in technological development but not in terms of our collective morality. Our contemporary civilization is no more moral than those that came before. Starting from the invention of the wheel, today humans have created space shuttles enabling them to explore outer space. Messages were delivered on foot taking several months; today... Continue Reading →

Should Certain Portions of Media be Censored?

Forms of censorship that exists to date on media censorship are based on moral, religious and political grounds. The proponents of these forms of censorship have various interests at heart ranging from personal to collective. While it is true that media censorship works in the favor of influential parties, for the most part, the collective... Continue Reading →

Can More Police Reduce Street Crimes?

Police play an important role in our daily lives and often we don’t acknowledge their importance on the streets as they stop the crime before it gets to us. Police are capable of preventing robbery, violence, sexual harassment, disorder by working in an efficient way. The common perception that exists in our mind set is... Continue Reading →

Towards the Gender Diversification

In the present era, with the rise in technology and science, mankind has entered into a totally new age of research and analysis. More specific and narrowed down studies are emerging in both art and science, research and multi-dimension analytical approaches are heavily practiced and are playing a key role in determining the future of... Continue Reading →

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