F.S. Aijazuddin

Revolving lives

Revolving lives

Modi believes in beneficial rebirth, but can he be sure as who or what?

Published 13 Aug, 2020 07:02am
Return from death

Return from death

Scientists tell us that there are in fact multiverses.

Published 06 Aug, 2020 06:36am
Eat bitterness

Eat bitterness

Old sins, as Agatha Christie wrote, have long shadows.

Published 30 Jul, 2020 07:37am
New heresies

New heresies

It took zealots minutes to destroy the Buddha’s statue.

Published 23 Jul, 2020 07:14am
Where to, Captain?

Where to, Captain?

Seven years later, we are back to marla one.

Published 16 Jul, 2020 07:57am
Fiscal anaemia

Fiscal anaemia

It is hardly surprising that the FBR has found it difficult to sustain its lofty vision.

Published 09 Jul, 2020 06:57am
Digging our graves

Digging our graves

The buffoonery of many leaders is disquieting.

Updated 02 Jul, 2020 09:17am
Et tu, Bolton!

Et tu, Bolton!

Bolton’s book deserves to be read — only once.

Updated 25 Jun, 2020 09:25am
‘Get used to me’

‘Get used to me’

The seeds scattered 50 years ago have germinated, unexpectedly.

Published 18 Jun, 2020 07:15am
Open your mouth

Open your mouth

Moral ambiguity bedevils governments here and in the UK.

Updated 11 Jun, 2020 02:56pm
Dialect of death

Dialect of death

Dr Farrukhi’s presence at any literary festival was a lesson in modesty.

Published 04 Jun, 2020 06:59am
My moon or yours?

My moon or yours?

The chairman stood his ground, waiting for his own moon to appear.

Updated 28 May, 2020 12:09pm
Here to stay

Here to stay

Covid-19 could not have found a country more vulnerable than Afghanistan.

Published 21 May, 2020 06:35am
Undue reparations

Undue reparations

The US has not lost its appetite for demanding reparations.

Published 14 May, 2020 06:36am
Addictive charity

Addictive charity

Better minds have cautioned against such coercive largesse.

Published 07 May, 2020 04:49am
Growing disbelief

Growing disbelief

An incomplete lockdown by whatever name is un-smart.

Published 30 Apr, 2020 05:05am
Suicidal choices

Suicidal choices

The government’s Janus-headed approach to the virus is unhelpful.

Published 23 Apr, 2020 04:35am
The time bomb

The time bomb

Pakistanis may be forced to return in planeloads.

Published 16 Apr, 2020 06:07am
Virtual communities

Virtual communities

The affluence we took for granted is as irrelevant as Versailles.

Published 09 Apr, 2020 06:24am