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Asha’ar Rehman

The teen appeal

It would be a pity if Imran in ‘Teen Bahadur’ is there unintentionally for it would leave the feature rather incomplete. Published May 29, 2015 01:11am

Accountability and power

Had he so chosen, the opportunity was there for Shahbaz Sharif to make a statement about the virtues of sharing. Published May 22, 2015 01:54am

One solution fits all

We now learn from the PPP’s custodians in Punjab that all Bhutto needed to do was to order one uniform for all to solve Published May 15, 2015 01:26am

Winners in their own categories

The PML-N hopes the goodwill it has created will force Pakistanis to defer their thoughts about finding an alternative Published May 08, 2015 01:49am

One long, unending protest

Social media could well be the next beyond-sunset phase that protesters have been groping for. Published May 01, 2015 01:41am

Business — and the usual

Those who stood by the PM’s side thought that their leader was justified to embarrass his chief rival. Updated Apr 24, 2015 02:56am

Early lessons in rights

The discussion on fees was taken a notch higher when in recent months the schools were required to tighten security. Updated Apr 17, 2015 02:32am

Return and reaction

The PTI’s return to the assemblies of course offers yet another opportunity for re-evaluating Imran Khan’s development Published Apr 10, 2015 01:48am

The Nawaz-Imran duo

Karachi is often the recipient of sympathies generated in Lahore in the name of fairness, democracy, development and Updated Apr 03, 2015 09:02am

The wait for a miracle

There are many who will be advocating a less complicated procedure for getting this drug that has been promoted as an Published Mar 27, 2015 02:18am

In the land of ire

Following the attack on two churches and the lynching of two ‘suspects’, various theories were extensively discussed in Published Mar 20, 2015 03:04am

Steering clear of the ’90s

The moral ground is easy to gain but difficult to retain, more difficult in the area where the party is in power. Published Mar 13, 2015 01:28am

Unusual for the times

Why, amid all these crimes, did this particular murder story get so much attention and time? Published Mar 06, 2015 01:28am

Late and not sorry

Acceptance of responsibility and, much before that, an acknowledgment that a lapse has occurred need a lot of practice. Published Feb 27, 2015 01:15am

Where friendship demands fairness

Nawaz Sharif is not quite the same man who would knock politely before entering PPP’s territory in Sindh. Published Feb 20, 2015 02:18am

Sarwar’s search for power

You could either have him or push him out; you could not make a ceremonial governor out of him was his message. Updated Feb 13, 2015 12:09pm

The urge to overstep

Those who are critical of Amir’s return to cricket are perhaps not aware of what rehabilitation involves. Published Feb 06, 2015 02:28am

The missing story

The curtain has long fallen on the phase when the timid would be overwhelmed by the directness of the message-oriented Published Jan 30, 2015 02:29am

Nation and narrative

The general requirement is of a narrative that can counter the scary propaganda of the militants who are known to have Published Jan 23, 2015 01:15am