Mohammad Ali Babakhel

Policing Covid-19

Policing Covid-19

The police are in a better position to act as first responders.

Published Apr 28, 2020 05:16am
Sindh police law

Sindh police law

How will the logical end be achieved without restructuring the police?

Published Feb 12, 2020 07:00am
Dealing with FTFs

Dealing with FTFs

States can restrict the movement of foreign terrorist fighters.

Published Jan 07, 2020 07:00am
Nigeria’s Taliban

Nigeria’s Taliban

Nigeria is ranked as the third most terrorism-affected country.

Published Dec 24, 2019 07:04am
Security mosaic

Security mosaic

Internal security cannot be tackled in isolation.

Published Nov 08, 2019 06:54am
Relics of the past

Relics of the past

Police stations function along outdated lines.

Published Sep 16, 2019 06:58am
Reluctance to report

Reluctance to report

Every delay benefits perpetrators of child sexual abuse.

Published Aug 20, 2019 07:19am
Sisyphean task

Sisyphean task

Police reforms are piecemeal and inconsistent.

Published Jul 21, 2019 05:52am
Colonial imprint

Colonial imprint

The 1861 police law is averse to democratic values.

Published Jun 10, 2019 06:50am
New provinces?

New provinces?

Administrative readjustments have lacked a holistic approach.

Published Jan 16, 2019 07:12am
An amended or new NAP?

An amended or new NAP?

Kinetic options may quell terrorism but a diagnostic approach can kill the virus of violent extremism.

Published Nov 26, 2018 06:14am
New districts

New districts

The creation of districts must be protected.

Published Oct 23, 2018 07:00am
TTP resurgence?

TTP resurgence?

Noor Wali is attempting to bring together the disparate groups.

Published Sep 20, 2018 06:26am
The 31st Amendment

The 31st Amendment

Change in Fata’s status alone may not pay dividends.

Published Jun 24, 2018 07:19am
Police reforms

Police reforms

Investigation units in particular are in dire need of an overhaul.

Published May 28, 2018 07:31am
Private protocols

Private protocols

The police should exist to ensure collective, not personal, security.

Updated May 10, 2018 11:43am
Before merger

Before merger

North-west Pakistan has seen many administrative changes.

Published Apr 19, 2018 07:20am
Policing Fata

Policing Fata

Tribal forces are loyal to tribal values.

Published Apr 05, 2018 07:05am
Policing the capital

Policing the capital

Merely increasing manpower won’t improve standards.

Published Feb 22, 2018 06:55am