A well-known columnist, Mehr Tarar was born on 2 March 1968 in Lahore. After finishing her primary and secondary education from Lahore, Mehr went to USA to study Journalism at West Virginia University, where she gained her Bachelor's Degree in the same subject.
Mehr is actively engaged in writing for Lahore based popular English newspaper Daily Times and her readers probably like reading her column on a daily basis. The name of her column is called "My Corner" and it focuses on whatever she chooses to write about. Musings, reflections, and things about what she cares about are featured in her writings.
Her writing career spans more than half a dozen years. It’s reported that she now works with the group’s business channel. Another Lahore-based journalist, who has worked with Mehr, describes her as “competitive”.
She is extremely active on social media site 'Twitter' where over 40,000 tweets have been sent from her account and she currently has over 49,000 followers which might increase a lot in the near future. Her Twitter account shows that she follows over 380 people mostly those in politics and the media. She loves writing about Pakistan. Tweets about Kashmir, political issues, movies, and everything else in the news are mentioned quite often on Twitter. She Likes re-tweeting Imran Khan's tweets for Pakistan.
Mehr Tarar is mother of a 13 year old boy.