A History of Gwadar: Harbor village to emerging Port City

The longest district along the Makran coast which is an emerging port city today, has a rather intriguing history. Gwadar was originally the legacy...

Our rites of Purification

Ayesha Ramzan The messiahs were busy making sure that the country was cleansed of all lurking evils-to put it in a cliché - to nip...

Marginalized and the Minorities in Pakistan

By Ayesha Ramzan As the space for the marginalized and oppressed minorities continues to shrink and those voicing their concerns are being silenced with rising...

Astola Island – A serene refuge for many

Translated by Salman Latif from PakVoices Pasni website, originally written in Urdu Photos: Shehzad Ahmad The coastal Makran belt in Balochistan is immensely significant not just...

Letter To The Editor: Sea Erosion In Pishukan A Threat To Homes

Pishukan, a coastal town with about 15,000 people situated in tehsil Gwadar and located 45km from Gwadar city, has been experiencing severe sea erosion. The...