F.S. Aijazuddin

The costly bromance

The pilgrims couldn’t have been disappointed with what they saw. Published Nov 14, 2019 07:15am

Political blow-ups

Our politicians suffer from a condition known as legislative amnesia. Published Nov 07, 2019 07:08am

Our modern Jericho

We believe raucous confrontation can outshout rational discourse. Published Oct 31, 2019 07:08am

Professional grace

Their smiles were infectious, their good humour untiring. Published Oct 24, 2019 07:08am

Ignoring voters

No one could be more honest than the PM and no nation could be broker. Published Oct 17, 2019 07:02am

Half-naked fakirs

Apparently, Gandhi’s murder was not enough. Updated Oct 10, 2019 05:10pm

Cutting the cord

Imran Khan has matured immeasurably. Published Oct 03, 2019 06:59am

Free rides

What do the Saudis gain from such benefactions? Published Sep 26, 2019 07:22am

To die for, or from

The Iranians have made a timely shift towards China. Updated Sep 19, 2019 11:15am

Sans flagpole

Did the visit of the Arab FMs have a darker purpose? Published Sep 12, 2019 07:18am

Divide and bleed

Many nations, more for their own interests than India’s, ignore the reek. Published Sep 05, 2019 07:10am

Sauve qui peut

Where do we stand in the grey area of civil defence? Published Aug 29, 2019 07:07am

Waking to war

No one has said how India can be brought to the talks table. Published Aug 22, 2019 06:50am

In a china shop

What did Trump hope to achieve as a mediator? Published Aug 15, 2019 06:55am

A dark dawn

India’s action is a unilateral abrogation of the Shimla accord. Updated Aug 08, 2019 08:10am

Used wrappings

‘My friend,’ he replied, ‘I have done a PhD on the Bhuttos.’ Published Aug 01, 2019 07:14am

Dignified defeat

The ostensible priority will be a safe withdrawal of coalition forces. Updated Aug 09, 2019 03:38pm

Armchair idiocy

For millions of sports fans, July 14 became a cruel test of loyalty. Published Jul 18, 2019 06:51am

Unlikely phoenix

How did the Afghans achieve such competence? Published Jul 11, 2019 06:48am

Winds of war

Will such impulses replace sober aforethought? Updated Jul 04, 2019 11:31am