Dawn News

Tariq Khosa

Mumbai attacks trial

Dealing with the Mumbai mayhem, planned and launched from its soil, requires Pakistan to face the truth, admit mistakes. Updated Aug 03, 2015 09:43am

The Benazir murder mystery

The investigation into Benazir Bhutto’s murder has hinted at a complex web of implication. Published Jul 06, 2015 06:26am

‘Not a perfect world’

When safeguards against corruption are weakened, a culture of sleaze becomes pervasive. Published Jun 15, 2015 03:07am

Inaction plan

The snake-pit of militancy needs to be cleared. Published May 28, 2015 01:09am

‘Good morning’

One hopes the present FIA command will withstand interference in their lawful duties by the government. Published May 19, 2015 03:32am

Solving murder mysteries

The hackneyed ploy of blaming a ‘foreign hand’ reflects a tendency to shift the blame. Published May 05, 2015 05:07am

Courage to say no

Nekokara’s dismissal has created despondency amongst the police. Published Apr 12, 2015 01:42am

Grapes of wrath

The long-term issue is that of social justice. Published Feb 24, 2015 01:37am

Destroying the snake-pit

The war is not confined to Fata. It must also be fought in our urban and rural areas. Published Jan 16, 2015 06:29am

The general’s pledge

Instead of denials and blame games, we should set our house in order. Updated Dec 01, 2014 09:48am

Dangerous truths

The Quetta killings show how militants can exploit state apathy. Published Oct 28, 2014 06:29am

Civil-military imbalance

The civilian government’s inaction on vital security issues has further compromised its authority. Updated Oct 08, 2014 08:32am

Caught in the crossfire

The police leadership is realising that it must muster the courage to say ‘no’ to illegal demands. Published Sep 22, 2014 01:14am

Follies of a desperate lot

The Model Town killings were the product of an arrogant mindset that unleashed a bloodbath. Published Aug 29, 2014 01:33am

Waging war

Elected representatives have gone too far to accommodate the needs of the security agencies battling the militants. Published Aug 12, 2014 06:11am

Police restructuring

WHAT has been happening in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on the law and order front during the last over 10 months has largely... Published Jul 20, 2014 01:14am

A mishandled clash

EVEN as the armed forces launched a crucial operation in North Waziristan, an unnecessary and ill-timed... Published Jun 22, 2014 01:05am

Not the whole truth

The state machinery has fallen prey to the temptation of eliminating the criminal instead of the crime. Published Jun 14, 2014 01:35am

All is not well

GRACE, tolerance, mercy: these words seem to have disappeared from the lexicon of Pakistani polity. Instead,... Published Jun 03, 2014 07:07am