Monthly Archive for: ‘October, 2015’


Hoodbhoy: The Jinn of Science.

Hoodbhoy: The Jinn of Science… Professor Hoodbhoy seems to have changed his career form being a physicist to being Jinn of science. Ironically he mocks belief in the unseen but claims to have the knowledge of it, hence the title of this article. He recently published (10 Oct 2015) a sarcastic article in one of the most popular Pakistani English print media news outlets, the Dawn. The article severely criticises a lecture conducted on 'Jinns and Balck Magic' in one of the top universities in Islamabad. Firstly, it is surprising to see an article of this nature published by a popular newspaper in an Islamic republic, wherein the author seems to mock a widely held belief by millions of...