Category: South Asia

Sindh’s Mohajir card: on its last legs

After decades of explosive urban-violence and ethnically segregated politics in Sindh, Mohajir-aligned politics is set to die.  Pakistan is a surprisingly ethnically diverse country. Urdu, […]

Feminism in the Asia-Pacific region

What is feminism? For many, the idea of what feminism looks like is strongly associated with more common feminist movements in the West, yet feminism […]

Islamic Warriors: Pakistani soldiers in Arab armies

Every year thousands of Pakistanis leave their homeland to take up arms in the deserts of the Arabian Peninsula, enlisting in the armed forces of […]

Ending Honour Killings in Pakistan

Over recent years Pakistan has taken significant steps to put an end to honour killings, but more needs to be done as the Pakistani government […]