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Indians and Pakistanis unite for a mutual goal of peace

Indians and Pakistanis unite for a mutual goal of peace

Last week, over 150 activists in India and Pakistan took part in a photo campaign to call on world leaders to never use nuclear weapons. From New Delhi to Islamabad, Bangalore to Karachi, and...
When boundaries blur: A strange kind of home-coming

When boundaries blur: A strange kind of home-coming

Over the last month, India-Pakistan relations, always fraught at the best of times, have seen one of their periodic lows. A terrorist strike in Uri has catalysed the usual sabre-rattling, with people...
Banning cross-border cultural collaboration only strengthens extremists

Banning cross-border cultural collaboration only strengthens extremists

In today’s interconnected world, whether it’s appreciating music and film or fighting polio, we increasingly share our joys and sorrows The latest casualty of the ongoing confrontation between...
My first visit to Pakistan

My first visit to Pakistan

A young man from Kolkatta finds another home in Karachi By Zeeshan Majid My first ever visit to Pakistan recently to attend a family wedding was a beautiful experience, from start to finish. We had...
“I experienced nothing but love in Pakistan” — Amardeep Singh, author of travelogue on Pakistan’s Sikh legacy, grateful to Pakistan embassy for the visa

“I experienced nothing but love in Pakistan” — Amardeep Singh, author of travelogue on Pakistan’s Sikh legacy, grateful to Pakistan embassy for the visa

“I experienced nothing but love in Pakistan,” says Amardeep Singh, author of the photo-illustrated travelogue “Lost Heritage – The Sikh Legacy In Pakistan”, published in January 2016...
The image of Pakistan: a view from India

The image of Pakistan: a view from India

#LahoreAttack. India and Pakistan, and the world, must stand united against all forms of extremism As a teacher, the journey to create a democratic classroom space has been arduous, in the course of...
Rival India-Pakistan cricket fans switch sides on Facebook

Rival India-Pakistan cricket fans switch sides on Facebook

NEW DELHI: Rival cricket fans from India and Pakistan have switched sides on social media ahead of a hotly awaited World Twenty20 clash, in protest over long-running tensions between the...
Cricket crazy “peace entrepreneurs” bringing down the wall using #ProfileforPeace again

Cricket crazy “peace entrepreneurs” bringing down the wall using #ProfileforPeace again

Indian and Pakistani social media users are changing the narrative: Supporting the other country’s team does not make you unpatriotic Two superlative batting efforts by Misbah ul Haq in the...
A Storify on #ModiInPakistan

A Storify on #ModiInPakistan

View the story “Indian PM Modi’s flash visit to Pakistan to meet PM Sharif” on Storify
Javed Bashir: My family would always recount their happy memories of India

Javed Bashir: My family would always recount their happy memories of India

At a time when concerts of Ghulam Ali are being cancelled or facing disruption threats, and a recent play in Gurgaon by a theatre troupe from Pakistan was disrupted, Pakistani singer Javed Bashir has...