Newspaper / Letters

Dilapidated road

MY residence is situated on 9, Sunnyside Road, Civil Lines Cantonment. This lane has two mosques and there are...


‘Until I am PM’

IMRAN Khan is naïve. While addressing the sit-in in Islamabad, he has given the children amongst the gathering an...


Theatre of the absurd

THE ‘theatre of the absurd’ staged in Islamabad has entered its third week. The Sheherzade of One Thousand and...


Melodrama

THE melodrama is about to end. The main characters, Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri, played it bad. But the protesters...


Imran vs democracy

ORDINARY global citizens like me are shocked to see what is happening in Pakistan! How can Imran Khan challenge...


Face-saving for PM

EVERYONE is now convinced that the resignation of the prime minister is the only way to ameliorate the situation. ...


Taliban threat

The government has invoked Article 245 to call upon the army to protect the capital from a perceived threat from the...


Déjà vu for Pakistan?

PAKISTANIS demanding the imposition of martial law are being naive and seem ignorant of the past. They seem to ...


Hashmi’s revelations

JAVED Hashmi’s revelations about the military backing Imran have strengthened my doubts about how a new entrant in...


Need of the hour

Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri have highlighted the flaws in our democracy whether one supports or opposes all their...


LEAs and armed forces

WHAT a poor show of their capability and performance! If they cannot handle a peaceful crowd of a few thousand...


‘Army’s decision’

Compliments on the extremely incisive and timely lead editorial published on Sept 2 titled “Army’s questionable...


Fascism versus democracy

DESPITE many parties asking the government to hold dialogue with Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri to resolve the present...


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