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Exploring perceptions of Partition

Exploring perceptions of Partition

A first-time author writes about her attempt to document nuances that can serve as a lifeline amidst an ongoing barrage of hate mongering I was born in 1988, a year before the Kashmir conflict...
Farewell Ved Bhasin, a great peace warrior

Farewell Ved Bhasin, a great peace warrior

Indians and Pakistanis alike mourn the death of the great journalist and upholder of peace between India and Pakistan, Ved Bhasin, 86, who passed away at his residence on Thursday late night after a...
‘You can’t stop Pakistani artists from working in Bollywood’ – Salman Khan

‘You can’t stop Pakistani artists from working in Bollywood’ – Salman Khan

Art and entertainment have no boundaries, shouldn’t be mixed with politics, says Bollywood star Salman Khan, responding to attempts to ban Pakistani artists from working in India Reacting to...
Mahesh Bhatt ropes in Ghulam Ali for ‘Milne Do’

Mahesh Bhatt ropes in Ghulam Ali for ‘Milne Do’

The ghazal maestro will sing for an Indo-Pak play to be staged in April 2016 in India and Pakistan, with live music by the Laal Band Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt on Thursday said he has roped in Pakistani...
#ProfileForPeace call goes viral: ‘I am an Indian & I don’t hate Pakistan’

#ProfileForPeace call goes viral: ‘I am an Indian & I don’t hate Pakistan’

Armchair activism isn’t a bad word any more. In fact, there’s nothing beyond its scope if people decide to sit on a chair and raise their virtual voice. The recent instances of hate...
Pakistani entrepreneur’s hospitality sends a goodwill message to India

Pakistani entrepreneur’s hospitality sends a goodwill message to India

A Pakistani fast food franchise owner’s gesture of hospitality to visiting Indians embodies the spirit of Aman ki Asha The owner of an American fast food chain in Pakistan is offering free...
One by two in Norway

One by two in Norway

Two young people in Norway of Pakistani and Indian origin make a short film on the cultural similarities between their countries of origin Aman Sheikh’s family is from Pakistan, while Simrat...
Re-shaping identity across borders… Not what the media led us to expect

Re-shaping identity across borders… Not what the media led us to expect

Some unexpected discoveries by a group of 45 Pakistani students on a six-week long visit to India to experience the arts and culture and meet ordinary people…  Beyond ideas of national...
No bans here, it’s all aman and aasha

No bans here, it’s all aman and aasha

Humsaya, the Pakistani theatre festival currently on in Delhi, provides an opportunity for artistes to connect, present their art and share thoughts In the backdrop of a Pakistani theatre festival...
Happy Independence Day, neighbours

Happy Independence Day, neighbours

Indian school children have made special cards to send their counterparts across the border on the occasion of Pakistan’s Independence Day. On their side, Pakistani students are doing this for...