Sameer Khosa

Death abroad

The trials of our citizens in Saudi Arabia suffer from defects. Updated Dec 16, 2014 05:14am

‘Acting’ government

No move has been made to appoint a new chief election commissioner. Published Oct 16, 2014 03:13am

Few answers

The Supreme Court has been asked to wade into a political thicket. Published Aug 19, 2014 05:38am

Yet another murder

Like the others, Farzana will fade with the news cycle. Published Jun 05, 2014 01:26am

Suo motu or societal failure?

MANY have celebrated the frequent use of suo motu jurisdiction by the Supreme Court of Pakistan over the last few... Published Dec 12, 2013 07:31am

An ill-explained order

THE boycott of the upcoming presidential election by several of the opposition political parties in the wake of the... Updated Jul 28, 2013 08:19am

Safeguarding democracy

RECENTLY, the Election Commission of Pakistan appointed certain retired district and session judges as election... Published May 30, 2013 07:54am

Unfulfilled promise

IN the aftermath of the restoration of the chief justice of Pakistan, there was widespread hope that the judicial system of the country would improve. Published Mar 19, 2013 12:00am

Forgotten again

AS it was ever going to be, so it is. Fakhra Yunus committed suicide in March 2012 and her death was met by a cacophony of calls for justice. Published Feb 18, 2013 12:10am

The law on citizenship

ON May 25, the Supreme Court of Pakistan suspended Farahnaz Ispahani’s membership to parliament. Published May 27, 2012 08:04pm

Flawed arguments after verdict

IN the aftermath of the Supreme Court verdict that convicted Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani the argument has been made that the court has given a faulty verdict that goes beyond what the prime Published May 04, 2012 12:07am

National security, individual rights

ULTIMATELY, the disagreement over the Supreme Court`s decision to hold the memo case maintainable turns on different conceptions about the interplay between national security and fundamental rights. Published Jan 15, 2012 10:01pm

For judicial transparency

IN an article `Aitzaz speaks his mind, political not legal` published in a national daily recently, it was ... Published Apr 24, 2010 12:00am