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Irfan Husain

Fourth time lucky?

The PM lacks understanding of the military mind. Published Sep 24, 2016 01:06am

The Armenian massacres

AS the great battles of the First World War at Verdun and the Somme are commemorated a century after hundreds of... Published Sep 19, 2016 07:36am

The odd couple

Pakistan’s ties with the US show no signs of improvement. Published Sep 17, 2016 06:53am

Junket for Kashmir

The world is tired of Pak-India squabbling. Updated Sep 10, 2016 03:45pm

The burkini wars

How did the burkini come to occupy centre stage in French politics? Published Sep 03, 2016 03:32am

Lust for land

It’s not only the military that has deprived the poor of land. Published Aug 27, 2016 01:19am

South Africa in flux

FINALLY, some good news from South Africa. After several years of economic decline, increasing unemployment and... Published Aug 22, 2016 07:05am

Death by committee

When bureaucracy wants to avoid action, it sets up committees. Published Aug 20, 2016 01:18am

Canada’s tar sands woes

ON average, petrol costs around 20 cents less in Canada’s western province of Alberta than it does in New ... Published Aug 15, 2016 06:49am

Ned’s lobster bisque

When the gentle rhythm of life and the quiet routine is broken by a little seafood party Published Aug 14, 2016 07:09am

Post-truth politics

Despite a list of lies, Trump is doing well in the opinion polls. Published Aug 13, 2016 01:28am

Road to nowhere

We forget about Kashmir as soon as the violence abates. Published Aug 06, 2016 01:05am

American Dream

Whatever happened to the much-heralded post-racist era? Published Jul 30, 2016 02:05am