Nadeem F. Paracha

The Pakistan Jinnah would have wanted

Studying the meeting minutes of Pakistan's first cabinet and its members reveals what Jinnah envisioned for Pakistan. Updated May 22, 2016 09:22am

Khan meets Bhutto

Bhutto had arrived fully matured as a political thinker, but Khan is still a work-in-progress Published May 01, 2016 07:01am

Smokers’ Corner: The founder lost

Ever since the 1970s, Jinnah and Iqbal have been placed on the opposite poles of numerous debates on democracy, faith Updated May 01, 2016 11:25am

Smokers’ Corner: Ayub’s republic

Studying Ayub’s regime may help military establishment as it attempts to revamp the country’s ideological narrative. Updated Apr 10, 2016 09:45am

Smokers’ Corner: Bad projections

The enemy is quite literally within. So repress the terrible realisation that the ogres might just be from among us. Updated Apr 03, 2016 12:11pm

Polar ends: Three conversations

You did not condemn that terror attack, so I will not condemn this one. But this is more condemnable than that. Published Mar 31, 2016 03:24pm