Dawn News

A.G. Noorani

The whistleblower

New institutions can emerge to strengthen traditional ones when people feel they are not effective. Published Aug 01, 2015 01:27am

Diplomatic tact

The temptation to gratify public opinion at home must be resisted. Published Jul 25, 2015 02:20am

End of democracy

As in 1975, India has a one-man regime today. Published Jul 18, 2015 12:40am

When to resign

When a minister comes under a cloud, he ought to bow out. Published Jul 11, 2015 02:03am

Rules on memoirs

Documents composed in the course of public duty are state property. Published Jul 04, 2015 12:48am

Impasse impossible

Having stalled the dialogue process, India should revive it. Published Jun 27, 2015 01:04am

Students’ rights

The Kashmir University must ensure that rights are respected. Published Jun 20, 2015 01:58am

Free speech

The airwaves are public property held in trust. Published Jun 13, 2015 02:08am

‘Sedition’ danger

The Indian Penal Code defines sedition in broad terms. Published Jun 06, 2015 01:41am

Judges’ recusal

The law is clear on whether a judge should hear a case. Published May 30, 2015 01:49am

Libel and media

British law bars public bodies from suing for libel. Published May 23, 2015 07:04am

Iran’s overture

The Iranian proposals are by no means a novel initiative. Published May 16, 2015 12:55am

Official secrets

Colonial era laws haven’t kept up with democracy. Published May 09, 2015 01:42am

Connected region

The US is seeing its influence in Asia slip away. Published May 02, 2015 01:27am

Kashmir leadership

A contest in populism keeps the leaders apart. Published Apr 25, 2015 04:41am

Coalition politics

The voter is disillusioned. His needs are not met. Published Apr 18, 2015 12:53am

A welcome pact

US and Iranian leaders want to put the past behind. Published Apr 11, 2015 12:54am

Palestine’s peril

There is a time bomb ticking away which should alert the entire world. Published Apr 04, 2015 03:11am

South Asia’s borders

The northern boundaries of the British Empire in South Asia were largely undefined. Published Mar 28, 2015 12:42am

A grievous blow

The PDP is doing Kashmiri politics no favours. Published Mar 21, 2015 01:33am