Idrees Bakhtiar

Portrait of a rebel leader

Brahumdagh, to one’s astonishment, is a clear-headed person. He seems to have well-thought out all the issues, which he thinks are relevant to Balochistan. Published Dec 16, 2012 05:57am

All seized artefacts not fake: report

KARACHI, Sept 3: Not all Gandhara artefacts confiscated a few months ago in Karachi are counterfeit, a final report by the Archaeological Department of Sindh has concluded. Published Sep 04, 2012 02:43am

Subcontinental plagiarism

IT was Fareed Zakaria’s misfortune that he was born in the Google era, a double-edged sword. “While it is extremely tempting to plagiarise these days because it is easy, it is also easier to catch the plagiarist,” a senior editor commented when the promin Published Aug 14, 2012 12:20am

Gandhara relic stolen from police station

Man removes — unnoticed and unchecked — the head of a statue from among the large number of 2,000-year-old relics recovered by police in Karachi. Published Jul 20, 2012 08:01pm