Abbas Nasir

Death by a thousand cuts

Death by a thousand cuts

The user can disappear and then reappear days, weeks or even months later, totally cleansed of ideology or conscience or sense of Published 13 Sep, 2020 06:51am
What a sordid saga

What a sordid saga

Media anchors close to the powers that be suggest that everyone in this ‘hybrid’ regime is on the same page. Published 06 Sep, 2020 07:15am
Moving beyond the outrage

Moving beyond the outrage

Let’s not be distracted by red herrings — whether of the separate province or repeal of the 18th Amendment. Updated 30 Aug, 2020 09:03am
Points to ponder, Maryam

Points to ponder, Maryam

As a young leader who will not just lead her party but may also head the opposition or a possible coalition, there is something Published 23 Aug, 2020 07:37am
Travesty unlimited

Travesty unlimited

His father’s protestations were ignored. He was tied up, carried to the road outside, dumped on the ground and shot dead. Published 16 Aug, 2020 07:11am
Memories of another Beirut

Memories of another Beirut

On a road trip from Pakistan to Lebanon via Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq and Syria, the mind of a young boy could not see the Published 09 Aug, 2020 06:52am
Red herring debate

Red herring debate

It’s unfair to suspect dual nationals’ patriotism. Updated 02 Aug, 2020 12:06pm
Grateful for Mati

Grateful for Mati

There is an army of those who toe the line with such relish that you marvel at their audacity when they insist on being called Published 26 Jul, 2020 07:28am
Endless collateral damage

Endless collateral damage

Trump is once again harping on his ‘America First’ theme, an area where Pakistanis will likely be part of the collateral damage. Published 12 Jul, 2020 06:13am
Party far from over?

Party far from over?

It is to the credit of Sohail Warraich’s journalistic skills that he has extracted interesting revelations. Published 05 Jul, 2020 07:17am
Tragically silenced

Tragically silenced

The same intolerance is being evidenced in educational institutions. It is hard to blame those at the helm ... Updated 28 Jun, 2020 07:13am
Democracy in retreat

Democracy in retreat

A political ideology not based on the rights of the people but on hate is triumphing wherever you look. Published 07 Jun, 2020 07:10am
Race card to propel Trump?

Race card to propel Trump?

It seems that the next presidential election will not be about Covid-19 mishandling by the Trump administration. Published 31 May, 2020 02:33pm
Some Eid in Kashmir

Some Eid in Kashmir

Prize-winning images tell the story of human tragedy unleashed by the Indian state. Updated 24 May, 2020 06:42pm
Virus a boon for PM?

Virus a boon for PM?

Before the pandemic took the world in its grip what was the state of play in Pakistan? Published 10 May, 2020 06:46am
Some focus now, please

Some focus now, please

A bevy of technocrats is at the helm even if it is not clear who they report to. Published 03 May, 2020 06:52am