Dawn News

March, 31 2015

A.G. Noorani

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

Jobs & courts

Modi is out to suborn the autonomy of statutory bodies. Published Mar 14, 2015 06:11am

Crisis in academia

Acts setting up universities are modelled on those of the colonial era. Published Mar 07, 2015 06:00am

Party without will

The Congress is facing a crisis of leadership. Published Feb 28, 2015 03:00am

Modi’s defeat

It is not surprising that Delhi’s Muslims voted for AAP. Published Feb 21, 2015 01:15am

Treachery no less

The Indian prime minister wooed Jammu with brazenly communal appeals. Published Feb 14, 2015 04:39am

Doctrine’s core

The basic law doctrine has struck firm roots in the region. Published Feb 07, 2015 02:31am

Street power perils

There is no reasoned debate in developing nations. Published Jan 31, 2015 01:11am

A slippery route

Ordinances can lead to rule by decree. Published Jan 24, 2015 12:47am

Lessons of Paris

Moderates on both sides must engage in an honest dialogue. Updated Jan 17, 2015 03:07am

Torturers’ travels

Ironically, it is the US which blazed the trail for ‘universal jurisdiction’. Published Jan 10, 2015 01:25am

Beyond satire

‘The Interview’ has set an unfortunate precedent. Published Jan 03, 2015 06:29am

Kashmir’s verdict

What do the poll results portend for the future? Updated Dec 27, 2014 10:38am

Abuse vs invective

The anger of politicians is expressed in coarse words. Published Dec 20, 2014 01:01am

Cold war is on

The US is mistaken if it thinks it can unilaterally shape the world order. Published Dec 13, 2014 01:24am


The resolution on selecting a UN chief is outdated. Updated Dec 06, 2014 05:31am

Reviving a party

The Congress has its task cut out for it. Published Nov 29, 2014 06:07am

History revised

The attempt is to make Indian nationalism identical to Hindu nationalism. Published Nov 22, 2014 01:27am

Tainted ministers

Many Indian ministers have criminal charges against them. Published Nov 15, 2014 12:57am