Mehr Tarar

Mehr Tarar is a Lahore-based columnist and author

Why Are They Afraid of Imran Khan?
Why Are They Afraid of Imran Khan?

And the forces behind his persecution

12 May 2023
Why are they afraid of Imran Khan?
Why are they afraid of Imran Khan?

The Khan quotient

24 March 2023
Pakistan: Rising In the Ruins
Rising In the Ruins

As Pakistan hits an all-time low, Imran Khan is enjoying a record-high popularity

10 March 2023
Her Body, Her Choice

Where the hijab is not mandatory—and why

04 March 2022
Pakistan: Land Without Small Mercies
Pakistan: Land Without Small Mercies?

The social and emotional inequalities of Pakistan come out in small anecdotes

23 October 2020
Honour and Shame in Pakistan
Honour and Shame in Pakistan

Are things changing for the better?

25 September 2020
Taking Life for Granted

Coronavirus and the struggle with new rules of mortality

21 August 2020
The Ideal and the Real
The Ideal and the Real

Will Imran Khan be Pakistan’s first Prime Minister to last a full term?

24 July 2020
Quarantine Notebook
Quarantine Notebook

It is the coronavirus that now issues guidelines on how we are to be, where we are to be, why we are to be

19 June 2020
The Viral Effect
The Viral Effect

Ruminations on a repurposed world

01 May 2020


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