The political gambit must be seen for what it is...
Protests on a whim ought to be seen for what they are...
Frivolous hypothesis, rather than informed opinion, reigns.
We have been subscribing to a pretend democracy.
Errors of judgement on the part of the electorate can easily result in havoc.
A time does come when one simply has to pay the piper...
When a matinee idol acquires a messianic status, it becomes something of a matter for concern.
Concerns over identity continue to dog us.
If we are to get it right as a society, we cannot afford to write off all ideals.
Some would contend that pidgin is today part of our culture.
Liberalism is fundamentally dishonest.
When populism takes over, there is no room for high principles.
Democracy has a way of springing surprises.
It is not enough to try to cure what are merely symptoms of a deeper dysfunction and a national malaise.
Our experience has hardened us to episodes of corruption.
Imran Khan must face certain home truths.
A deeper critique of society is called for.
FEW people use the term ‘crisis’ any longer when speaking of the situation in the country. It would seem that, like so much else, our political thinking and vocabulary have undergone a radical change. We prefer bravura — or a kind of cynical mirth — to gr
WHETHER we like to believe it or not, there is no getting away from the fact that, at least in the West, the...
President Zardari`s visit to the UN was a nebulous affair, eliciting promises though without producing tangible...