Ahmer Bilal Soofi

Legal transition

Legal transition

A state-like platform has been ascribed to the Taliban.

Published Jun 27, 2020 07:05am
LoC and LAC

LoC and LAC

Greater awareness of the legal distinctions is essential.

Published Jun 07, 2020 07:10am
Kashmir mediation

Kashmir mediation

The P-5’s pledge is an old one but it is without a time limit.

Published Sep 22, 2019 06:49am
Binding resolutions

Binding resolutions

It will be defying logic to assume that the UNSC resolution establishing UNCIP is merely recommendatory.

Published Sep 14, 2019 07:09am
In need of repair

In need of repair

The state of our judicial infrastructure has provoked tensions.

Published Sep 18, 2018 07:11am
The concurrent bind

The concurrent bind

Can we uphold international commitments post-devolution?

Published Apr 22, 2018 07:19am
Jadhav’s appeal

Jadhav’s appeal

Nothing from India indicates that it regrets Jadhav’s unlawful activities.

Published Apr 23, 2017 06:52am
The three-basket approach

The three-basket approach

Contrary to perceptions, there is much that lies outside the scope of the Indus Waters Treaty.

Published Jan 31, 2017 02:56am
Treaty cells in provinces

Treaty cells in provinces

The provincial governments remain unaware of their role in treaty compliance.

Published Nov 03, 2014 01:54am
Lawfare versus warfare

Lawfare versus warfare

The global norm is to avoid using force against another state and to move away from a ‘warfare’ approach.

Published Oct 25, 2014 06:47am
Internees must be prosecuted

Internees must be prosecuted

If a detention framework does not lead to an effective prosecution framework militancy will never subside.

Published Sep 20, 2014 01:06am
Legal aspects of operation

Legal aspects of operation

Groups being targeted by Operation Zarb-i-Azb must be treated as enemies by all institutions.

Published Jul 12, 2014 01:04am

Inextricably linked

Court verdicts are often viewed as the state’s position.

Published May 25, 2014 07:41am

Counterterrorism: the legal angle

THE federal government took the initiative to counteract terrorism, yet this step was taken without the inclusion of...

Published Apr 22, 2014 05:58am

Legal case for dams

THE recently issued Kishanganga arbitration award has again proved what I have been saying all along: that by...

Published Jan 13, 2014 07:39am