The writer teaches at the IT University in Lahore. He is the author of ‘A Princely Affair: The Accession and Integration of the Princely States of Pakistan, 1947-55.’ He tweets at @BangashYK.
The time has come for us to accept all those who live, work and serve in Pakistan as Pakistanis, no matter what religion, race, or background they...
Eagerly awaiting the day when the great collections of the Punjab Archives will just be a click away!
Giving new generation an opportunity to see and interact with part of their history so that they could become more informed and discerning citizens...
Delving into Anarkali’s Tomb to retrieve and preserve the centuries old record
Archives are often very hard to access in Pakistan because people working in archives have no training in how to organise, preserve and manage the...
Understanding the role of archives in the production of knowledge
Dealing with a combination of four different repositories that forms the Punjab Archives
First-hand account of a project that used technology to salvage our history
Without students’ involvement, it would be very hard to devise a working and productive mechanism for governance of universities
Some critical roles of a head of department to realise the vision and mission of an educational institution