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Scary ineptitude

INCOMPETENT handling of crises, often self-created, ought to be the major worry today as it poses a greater threat ...

Selective suicide?

“THE chief rarely expresses his personal opinion,” I vividly recall Gen Jahangir Karamat telling me over the...

Anti-women coalition

THAT our women face an uphill, against all odds battle for equality can be gauged from one simple fact: clergymen ...

The whole truth

TWEETING-from-the-hip Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has warned that if anything were to happen to him the Punjab government...

Analysis: MQM eyeing power again

“Impossible to live with you but, I know, I could never live without you …,” Shirley Bassey’s voice comes...

Is the PM listening?

THE prime minister has spoken. His statement should have silenced all those raising questions about why the Saudis...

Nightmare scenario

AS the country’s right goes further down the path of a dialogue or appeasement with the terrorist ...

Inevitable questions

WHEN Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan makes statements such as a “majority of Taliban” are pro-Pakistan and pro-peace,...

Fatal reverie

IN a day and age when men of God making regular TV appearances almost always arrive at the studios in their personal...

Will it be the iceberg?

ALL the dithering and obfuscation has predictably led to a situation where we have no idea where we are headed. If...

Death by obfuscation

PAKISTAN is facing an existential threat and our confused leaders seem to have lost their ability to understand and...

Right reigns supreme

IF there was ever an example of losing at the negotiating table what couldn’t have been lost in battle, we...

A glass half full?

THE prime minister made one of his rare appearances in the National Assembly and spoke about how he intended to...

Need to win media war

IN the strongest indication yet that the government may have decided that its chosen option of peace talks with the...

Lives that mattered

THE interior minister says efforts aimed at negotiating peace with the Taliban have been restarted and that his...

Leaderless but fearless

WE all do what we believe is the right thing to do. But what seems right to you can be so different from what the...

Method to madness?

The MQM is a party packed with as many enigmatic stances as it is with street power.

Worthless real estate

WE have become adept at having skewed priorities. The country is being torn apart by terrorism, the economy is in...

A traumatic day

EACH one of us has our own recollections of where we were when we heard the news and how we reacted to it. On Dec...

Why the alarm bells?

THE complaint by the prime minister’s point man in parliament, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, about the PML-N members’...

Opinion

The Pemra mess

Scary ineptitude

Moral dilemmas

Kashmir saga

Editorial

Yet another chance

‘Adoption’ laws

Out in the open

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