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Fifi Haroon
Fifi Haroon

Fifi Haroon is a journalist based in London and works with the BBC World Service as a broadcaster.

  • December 10, 2017

    Coming home?

    London Mayor Sadiq Khan was asked a very strange question when he walked across the Wagah border from India into Pakistan. A BBC reporter inquired...

  • December 10, 2017

    Coming home?

    London Mayor Sadiq Khan was asked a very strange question when he walked across the Wagah border from India into Pakistan. A BBC reporter inquired...

  • November 26, 2017

    What’s wrong with Padmavati?

    Women have often embodied land and country both in terms of representation in Bollywood cinema and in the popular imagination in the Subcontinent....

  • November 26, 2017

    What’s wrong with Padmavati?

    Women have often embodied land and country both in terms of representation in Bollywood cinema and in the popular imagination in the Subcontinent....

  • November 26, 2017

    What’s wrong with Padmavati?

    Women have often embodied land and country both in terms of representation in Bollywood cinema and in the popular imagination in the Subcontinent....

  • November 19, 2017

    We the people

    There are few causes closer to my heart than the furtherance of Pakistani cinema. Without doubt, the events of this week are an affirmation that...

  • November 16, 2017

    Censoring the nation

    There is something wrong with the state of a nation when its most acclaimed filmmaker gets rapped on the knuckles by the censors for having the guts...

  • November 15, 2017

    Censoring the nation

    There is something wrong with the state of a nation when its most acclaimed filmmaker gets rapped on the knuckles by the censors for having the guts...

  • October 29, 2017

    Dirty pictures

    This week, something happened across the border that left me sick to the stomach. Something deep inside me that once resembled hopefulness –...

  • October 22, 2017

    Islamophobia and ‘brownface’

    Culture Pop I am a British-Pakistani woman and a Muslim. Though technically ‘brown’, I am fairly light-skinned. I don’t wear the...