Malik Siraj Akbar

Interview: A trailblazer for women's rights

Pakistani activist Dr Fouzia Saeed speaks to Malik Siraj Akbar about sexual harrassment laws, the struggle in Pakistan, and the US publication of her book.

Book Review: The Thistle and the Drone

Dr Akbar Ahmed's book focuses the drone strikes debate on how it affects the tribal people in northwest Pakistan - and why they've been left feeling 'terrorised and humiliated'.

Threat to secular Balochistan?

NOTHING embarrasses and irks Pakistani spymasters more than the issue of Talibanisation in Quetta. Over the years,...

Threat to secular Balochistan?

NOTHING embarrasses and irks Pakistani spymasters more than the issue of Talibanisation in Quetta. Over the years,...

Balochistan: a broken promise?

PPP spokesman Farhatullah Babar`s article in these pages, in response to one by former senator Sanaullah Baloch,...