Apr 23, 2013
A hard-lining approach is the only way to deal with people who circulate fake news, like celebrity deaths.
Read Article Don't spread fake 'news' if you want me to respect you
Apr 16, 2013
Why can’t Bollywood leave the past where it belongs and focus on new stories and musical compositions? Read Article Desi girl: Enough with the remakes, show some creativity
Apr 09, 2013
The Middle East Film & Comic Con was a relief from Bollywood - I got my fill of celebrities who didn't act like God's gift to mankind.
Read Article Desi girl: Those unsmiling Bollywood boys need to lighten up
Apr 02, 2013
I experience withdrawal symptoms if I stay away from Facebook for more than a couple of hours at a time. And then Instagram happened.
Read Article Desi girl discovers the perils and perks of social media
Mar 26, 2013
How many of you girls can honestly say that you have never tried to sneak shopping in under your partner's nose?
Read Article Why do women love to shop? To show off to other women, of course
Mar 12, 2013
What lies on the other, less explored side of Jebel Hafeet? Read Article Desi girl: Respect for our heritage written in the stones
Mar 05, 2013
Watching small-town performers put on their best show, I wondered if they would make it to bigger stages in bigger cities. I wondered if ever occurred to them that they probably won't, and if it bothered them. Read Article Exploring Pakistan's small-town performances
Feb 27, 2013
Lahore is a pleasant onslaught of sights and sounds. There is something of historic or cultural significance at every corner.
Read Article Culturally content at the Lahore Literature Festival
Feb 19, 2013
When I call my husband my better half, I mean it. He's the half that remembers to take to the airport the credit card we used to buy tickets online. I'm the half that forgets the passports at home.
Read Article Food for thought on Valentine's Day
Feb 12, 2013
No matter how much time you spend in a place, and no matter how much you pride yourself in your keenness to seek new experiences, there will always be something more to see and do.
Read Article Hello DXB Challenge made me see Dubai differently