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Kicking off the new year with a cycle rally for peace

Kicking off the new year with a cycle rally for peace

Organisers expect over a hundred cyclists to join their Fourth Bicycle Rally for Peace between India and Pakistan this year A youth group in India is starting the new year with their fourth bicycle...
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...
Edhi: touching hearts beyond borders

Edhi: touching hearts beyond borders

Eulogy to Edhi in Hindi newspaper, translated by retired Pakistani civil servant The following article, penned in Hindi by a senior Indian journalist Dr Ved Pratab Vaidik, has been translated into...
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...
Pakistan releases 18 Indian fishermen

Pakistan releases 18 Indian fishermen

Activists demand faster identity verification and timely release of incarcerated cross-border prisoners Pakistan on Sunday released 18 Indian fishermen from its Karachi prison. They will be...
In Humanity’s Name

In Humanity’s Name

Pakistan repatriates minor as a goodwill gesture In a welcome move, the Pakistani authorities on May 1 repatriated a minor schoolboy hailing from the Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. Zulfikar...
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...