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Irfan Husain

Taboos and icons

Why can’t men be accused of tarnishing the family ‘honour’? Published Jul 23, 2016 03:37am

The veiled truth

The trend is towards even greater concealment of women. Published Jul 16, 2016 05:53am

The king of piscine cuisine

Celebrated chef, Rick Stein on how to prepare the sea’s harvest to perfection in his restaurant Published Jul 10, 2016 07:09am

Military myths

Inefficient politicians have provided space to the military. Published Jul 09, 2016 05:38am

Meatless days

Feudal values have become the face of our ruling elite. Published Jul 02, 2016 06:30am

The two-year itch

Three years into the PM’s third stint, and the knives are out. Updated Jun 25, 2016 10:54am

UK in the home stretch

WITH just a few days to go for the EU referendum, it took the murder of Labour MP Jo Cox to silence the acrimonious... Published Jun 20, 2016 06:26am

Clueless in D.C.

Being without a lobbyist in the US has not helped us. Updated Jun 18, 2016 10:03am

Long shadow of the Enlightenment

IN a recent survey, more people in the UK ticked the ‘none of the above’ box when asked about their faith than... Published Jun 13, 2016 06:54am

The art of fine dining

Only 1pc of the population is actually allergic to the stuff, but 55pc of Americans now spend 30pc or more of their Published Jun 12, 2016 07:06am

Mao-made mayhem

Harrowing descriptions of the Cultural Revolution continue. Published Jun 11, 2016 01:04am

VIEW FROM ABROAD: Our sleazy world

HERE is a conundrum: Venezuela has a manageable population of around 33 million, and is blessed with the world’s... Published Jun 06, 2016 07:00am

Two steps back

What if women were to use heavy clubs on their husbands? Updated Jun 04, 2016 10:23am

Death by drone

How did Mullah Mansour obtain a CNIC? Published May 28, 2016 07:04am