Irfan Husain

Back to square one

Imran Khan is pinning his hopes on yet another commission. Updated Apr 30, 2016 09:48am

Obama’s intervention on Brexit

WHEN Barack Obama flew into Britain to join the celebrations for the Queen’s 90th birthday, he was widely expected... Published Apr 25, 2016 06:49am

Pity the police

Policing Karachi, a city of 20 million, is no easy task. Published Apr 23, 2016 06:29am

Death by drone

Suddenly, drones have become ubiquitous: from kids to police departments to the news media, everybody is using them. Updated Apr 18, 2016 11:05am

The moral maze

Ordinary folk don’t really care if politicians are corrupt. Published Apr 16, 2016 02:09am

Spy versus spy

The timing of Jadhav’s capture is intriguing. Updated Apr 09, 2016 09:38am

Spineless in Lahore

The only institution that has made significant progress has been the military, although at the cost of many lives. Updated Apr 02, 2016 02:09am

On the horns of the IS dilemma

Clearly, the organisation retains the capacity to carry out suicide bombings far from its base. Updated Mar 28, 2016 10:36am

The new normal?

No news from Pakistan is very good news indeed. Published Mar 26, 2016 01:22am

Only in Karachi

Our graveyards are a perfect metaphor for the chaos here. Published Mar 19, 2016 06:41am

Achaari machli at Shakir Ali’s

More often than not, you learn more from mistakes made in the kitchen than from recipe books. Indeed, by following... Published Mar 13, 2016 06:40am

Justice delayed

People can spend years in jail without their cases being heard. Published Mar 12, 2016 07:00am

Low road to the White House

Just when you think Republican candidates have hit rock bottom, they manage to plumb new depths of bad taste, vulgarity. Updated Mar 07, 2016 08:34am

Our lost mojo

We show no sign of halting our decline. Published Mar 05, 2016 03:48am