Civil society’s ties with the state cannot be modelled on the master-servant relationship.
Free elections will not be possible until all vestiges of feudal culture have been erased.
The CII must give reasons for rejecting the Quaid’s arguments on child marriage.
Pakistan’s dilemma has been compounded by its inability to choose between Saudi Arabia and Iran.
A history of the Communist Party of Pakistan, the Progressive Writers Association, and the labour movement is presented
In the aftermath of the IAF base attack, Indian public opinion has not totally surrendered to the hawks.
The present development mantra will not make Pakistan a great land of happiness for the citizens.
Military action alone cannot rid the country of the threat posed by the militants.
There’s an urgent need to ease the plight of individuals caught in the India-Pakistan crossfire.
Many states have been moving from majoritarian democracy to participatory polities.
The Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation takes care of nearly a million patients each year.
The people have been more faithful to their democratic ideals than their rulers.
The authorities are determined to shut heritage sites from public view and even to see them reduced to rubble.
Pakistanis need to be extremely careful in responding to political developments in India.
There will be intense tussles among the political parties to win over the independents.
The damage caused by a natural calamity must not be aggravated by human folly
The women activists condemned the evils of patriarchy and the callousness of the ‘wadera’.
The biggest threat to honest elections comes from public servants chosen to conduct the process.
Attacks on civil society should be seen in the context of deviations from the democratic norms of governance.
A critical look at the farm package will show that the worst-off small owners are unlikely to get much benefit.