Ammara Ahmad

Ammara Ahmad is a journalist based in Lahore and tweets @ammarawrites. Her work can be found on

#JusticeForZainab: Will the uproar translate into lasting social change in Pakistan?
Fri, Jan 12, 2018

Child pornography was made illegal for the first time and became punishable, along with child trafficking within Pakistan.

Pakistan’s Katas Raj temples fall into neglect again, after 2005 Advani visit
Sat, Jan 06, 2018

If Pakistan ends up losing this thread of history, it will be a spiritual, ecological and aesthetic tragedy, among other things. 

Growing up in Pakistan with Shashi Kapoor
Thu, Dec 07, 2017

The more relaxed and fun-loving Shashi Kapoor bore a strong resemblance to my father, while my hyper-aggressive uncle was much more like Amitabh Bachchan.