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Jan 15: Stick with love and #pray4peace

Jan 15: Stick with love and #pray4peace

On Jan 15, join in prayer, meditation, and send good vibes for talks to continue between India and Pakistan Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate;...
‘Ghulam Ali has been and will remain one of us’

‘Ghulam Ali has been and will remain one of us’

“Never have I seen a ghazal singer performing in front of 15,000 people this way with the Chief Minister of a state personally overseeing the whole event” Director Mahesh Bhatt had his...
“Stop terrorism, not talks,” urge Indians, Pakistanis

“Stop terrorism, not talks,” urge Indians, Pakistanis

Joining the #ProfileforPeace campaign launched after the Pathankot attack, Indians and Pakistanis urge leaders to keep talking and not let the terrorists win The Pathankot attack on Jan 2, 2016,...
India’s healing touch brings Pakistanis in hordes

India’s healing touch brings Pakistanis in hordes

CHENNAI: When Pakistani national Mohammed Zubair headed back home in 2013, he looked physically frail but he could finally breathe easy with a new heart. Two years later, the religious teacher from...
Beauty behind borders

Beauty behind borders

  A student from Pakistan writes about her magical and transformative trip to India last year You may say I’m a dreamer, but some of you might join in and believe me when I say that that...
Pakistan needs peace

Pakistan needs peace

Recounting the Indo-Pak peace dividends and challenges in the wake of Modi’s ‘surprise’ visit to Lahore In 1994, as a twenty plus, I landed in Stadtschlaining province of Austria to attend a...
Contextualising the Pathankot attack

Contextualising the Pathankot attack

An Indian debator weighs in on the question being raised on whether India and Pakistan should suspend the forthcoming foreign secretary talks and diplomatic relations? On January 2, 2016, India faced...
From the shores of Mumbai to the mountains of Chitral: Let’s exchange peace on New Year

From the shores of Mumbai to the mountains of Chitral: Let’s exchange peace on New Year

As she entered the classroom, Zaibun Nisa Hussain, teacher at Langlands School & College, Chitral, Pakistan, waved an envelope in the air.  The students knew what it was, and the room...
Narendra Modi’s Pakistan visit vindicates Nawaz Sharif

Narendra Modi’s Pakistan visit vindicates Nawaz Sharif

It was a moment of vindication for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif when his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi, held his hand after hugging him upon his arrival in Lahore. Sharif pulled off a diplomatic...
Third ‘cycle march’ for peace – Jan 1, 2016

Third ‘cycle march’ for peace – Jan 1, 2016

The Delhi University Students for Peace under their new avatar People for Peace, are all set for their third cycle march calling for a South Asian Union In 2013, a group of students in India embarked...