The curious case of insecure players

The fourth season of Pakistan Super League has kicked off with a thrilling encounter between defending champions Islamabad United and never-champions Lahore Qalandars. The match was an equally poised affair until two international players –…

Bhai Bhai is exactly what the doctor ordered!

Wondering how to spend your weekday in the absence of Eat Festivals and Literature gatherings? Look no further as Karachi’s Arts Council has the answer for you. Tahir Entertainments’ Bhai Bhai provides you a chance to laugh in the presence…

Winning is a habit; so is losing!

When Pakistan Cricket team was cruising against South Africa in the second T20I last night, the commentator asked Coach Mickey Arthur about the chances of his team self-destructing; Arthur said that he was confident that the two batsmen in…

Five reasons to watch theatre play ‘Bhai, Bhai’

In the first week of February, Karachi will play host to Tahir Entertainments’ Bhai Bhai ­– a desi version of Sam Shepard’s iconic comedy True West. The play will be directed by Hollywood veteran Faran Tahir who will certainly use all his…

Obituary: Roohi Bano

She came, she saw and she conquered – that phrase fits the versatile former actress Roohi Bano perfectly; however she also faded away in no time and during the last 20 years didn’t do much for any medium because of her failing health,…

Review: The Accidental Prime Minister

What do you get when you binge watch all seasons of House of Cards but are due to submit a film about Indian politics, that too in the Election Year? You get a film like The Accidental Prime Minister where good actors sleepwalk through…