Owen Bennett-Jones

Who wants war?

At times such as this there is much talk of how a single miscalculation can lead to war. Updated Jan 07, 2020 09:10am

Big little lies

There’s something new in the world of conspiracy theories. Published Dec 21, 2017 06:51am

Eluding definition

The concept of an Islamic state will always be contested. Published Nov 30, 2017 06:34am

Democracy’s path

They had identical tasks but went down different roads. Published Nov 09, 2017 06:11am

The fun never really ends

The state continues to draw red lines and the press continues to bump up against them. Updated Nov 09, 2017 08:02am

Footprints: What's in a name?

AMIDST their many disputes and arguments, all Pakistanis can agree on this: there is only one Quaid-i-Azam.Mohammad... Updated Sep 29, 2017 08:11am

More space

What will happen when extremists enter the mainstream? Updated Sep 28, 2017 07:55am