Pakistan is still caught in the post-9/11 wave that has undermined human rights worldwide.
THE realisation that the exclusion of improved governance from the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) agenda for 2015
Al Mahdi’s case should interest our legal experts, anti-terrorism authorities and heritage lovers for several reasons.
TO the people of the older generation in Pakistan and India, the present level of confrontation between their...
The whole of South Asia is paying heavily for the India-Pakistan confrontation.
One man’s tale of struggle and survival during the Chinese Cultural Revolution
One should not be surprised if PTI policymakers have their eyes on a replay of the 1977 overthrow of Bhutto.
The Punjab Prohibition of Child Labour at Brick Kilns Act ranks as one of the most bizarre laws.
One should like to see a wide-ranging discussion on what Fata will become under the ‘rewaj’ rule.
The commission receives fresh reports of disappearance in considerable numbers month after month.
There has been little progress on preventing terrorist groups from regrouping and acquiring new recruits.
It would be utterly wrong to look at runaway children only from the police’s point of view.
Engagement over the PECB has been a harrowing experience for civil society organisations.
The threat posed by deep-sea fishing by foreign trawlers has figured in the list of Balochistan’s grievances.
After Edhi’s death, the orthodoxy lost little time in unsheathing their daggers.
The tendency to ape Middle Eastern lifestyles undermines our work ethics during the holy month.
All attempts to abolish the FCR in Fata have been foiled by vested interests.
The state must ensure that minorities are not driven to give up their faith by denial of their rights.
An exploration of the role of the public intellectual in society through a volume of essays compiled by Romila Thapar
It has not been possible to make women-friendly laws due to the orthodoxy’s opposition.