The most worrying aspect of the QAU strike is that it exposes Pakistan’s failed attempt at nation building.
Pakistan’s generals and politicians would rather bomb IS than argue logically against it.
Football and cricket are supposed to keep students away from guns and bombs. Should one laugh or cry?
Religion in politics produces a highly toxic, explosive mix.
The Indian pilot’s mistake could have activated Pakistan’s war plans and triggered its nuclear assets.
It is time to give the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation a decent burial.
Our universities need to be reoriented towards teaching and moved away from so-called research.
Pakistan must declare its neutrality in the Saudi-Iran conflict by immediately quitting the Saudi-led IMA.
Kashmiri nationalists must realise the grave dangers of giving more space to religious extremists.
Much of the Pakistani public, tacitly or openly, endorses violent punishment of suspected blasphemers.
Terrorism alone does not explain why the US is drifting away from its wonderful enlightenment ideals.
Donald Trump’s presidency is the tip of the spear that xenophobic white supremacists are using to reconquer America.
Only a miracle can now prevent Pakistan from becoming 400 million people in around 35 years.
The thousands of Americans who protested the Muslim ban at airports were there to protect a principle.
Gallantry has no place in this planet’s future wars. Technology will decide.
The kidnappings are designed to eliminate the tiny sliver of cyberspace activists currently have.
Should public universities now buy their own AK-47s, rocket launchers and armoured vehicles?
Ideological discomfort with science largely explains our near total absence from the world of creative science.
Missing from the establishment’s perception of national interest is a positive vision for Pakistan’s future.
If Thomson-Reuters has it right then Pakistanis should be out tonight dancing in the streets.