Haroon Khalid

Saving history

Pakistan’s public archives are failing the country’s people and history, and private archives can only do so much.

Jan 14, 2014

Patriotism and Pakistani Cinema

Pakistani cinema has declined in output in recent decades, but does banning Indian movies help its revival?

Sep 15, 2013

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