Pakistan Studies Archive

Urdu Language: we need to stop denying our heritage

Urdu has been a controversial language in Pakistan despite its official and holy status. The Bengalis rejected it way back in the 1940s when

Ode to a Forgotten Hero

Walking through the streets of Lahore, you don’t realize how much of history are you taking in. Of course there is the Minar e

Time to stop Government prejudice against the visually impaired

It’s said light is life. For Umer Yaqoob, however, life is darkness. Yet, he is full of life. But it was not always so