Dawn News

Mahir Ali

The UN at 70

A case could be made for empowering the General Assembly. Published Sep 30, 2015 02:24am

Greek logic

There is a certain logic to the Greek electoral outcome. Published Sep 23, 2015 02:15am

Reset for UK Labour

The extent of support for Corbyn shows a desire for an alternative. Published Sep 16, 2015 03:01am

Send in the clowns

There’s much to be said for comedians coming to power. Published Sep 09, 2015 01:27am

1965 and after

The past can surely be unchained from prejudices. Updated Sep 02, 2015 09:18am

Exodus and influx

‘Economic migrants’ tend to be singled out for condemnation. Published Aug 26, 2015 01:46am

No left turns

The West has been dedicated to snuffing out challenges to capitalism. Published Aug 19, 2015 06:07am

Taliban disarray

The mujahideen rebellion in Afghanistan sowed the seeds for much of what has transpired thereafter. Published Aug 12, 2015 01:13am

Nuclear novelty

The best one can hope for is that Hiroshima-Nagasaki will not be overshadowed by an even more grotesque catastrophe. Published Aug 05, 2015 04:26pm

Obama’s legacy

He has endured the wrath of a substantial segment of white America. Published Jul 29, 2015 01:21am

Fruitful fallout

Iranians are on the threshold of increased prosperity. Published Jul 22, 2015 02:34am

Two old men

Sanders has been attracting bigger crowds than Clinton. Published Jul 15, 2015 01:54am

The Greek verdict

On Sunday, the poor and the young carried the day. Published Jul 08, 2015 02:22am

A chance for Greece

A Greek exit from the eurozone is expected to entail chaos. Published Jul 01, 2015 05:57am

Black lives matter?

America’s atrocious gun laws are only part of the problem. Published Jun 24, 2015 02:42am

Fugitive president

Questions have been raised about the ICC’s relevance. Published Jun 17, 2015 01:32am

Turkish delight

The polls in Turkey have been described as a watershed. Published Jun 10, 2015 01:12am

Queering the pitch

America’s motive in acting against Fifa is open to question. Published Jun 03, 2015 06:25am

Hopelessly adrift

The quest is for any kind of life at all. Published May 27, 2015 02:00am

The kill thrill

The OBL report hasn’t led to much scepticism of US claims in other places. Published May 20, 2015 02:12am