IHK suffocation

Is this how a democracy — which India claims to be — behaves? Published Nov 14, 2019 07:11am

Dysfunctional NCHR

FOR a government that is very vocal about human rights elsewhere in the world, the fact that the National Commission... Published Nov 14, 2019 07:11am

Kabul visit

WHEN it comes to neighbours, states have little choice but to try and interact amicably, even though this can prove... Published Nov 13, 2019 07:09am

Weighty schoolbags

AN important new law is waiting to be approved by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa cabinet. Drafted by the education... Published Nov 13, 2019 07:08am

Kartarpur Corridor

AT a time of great confrontation and mistrust in the subcontinent, Pakistan has taken a major step towards peace. Updated Nov 12, 2019 09:58am

Overcrowded jails

PAKISTAN’S prisons are packed beyond capacity. The exact scale of this nationwide crisis was recently presented in... Published Nov 12, 2019 06:45am

Snooker honour

RIDING the crest of a wave, Pakistan’s prolific cueist Mohammad Asif has done the nation proud yet again by ... Published Nov 12, 2019 06:45am

Babri Masjid verdict

The Indian establishment never ceases to boast about the claim that it is the world’s ‘largest democracy’. Updated Nov 10, 2019 07:23am

Start-up potential

TWO recent events have once again brought into discussion the performance of internet-enabled start-ups: the launch... Published Nov 10, 2019 06:45am

Torture legislation

AT a recent event in the capital, speakers from civil society, the legislature and law enforcement regretted the... Published Nov 10, 2019 06:44am

FATF grey list

LITTLE by little, the truth about Pakistan’s difficulties involving the Financial Action Task Force is coming out.... Published Nov 09, 2019 06:03am

Undermining the NA

For the ruling party, all who oppose it in the assemblies are relics of a corruption-filled past Updated Nov 09, 2019 08:10am

Polio persists

EXPLOSIVE revelations in a recent investigation into Pakistan’s polio programme by The Guardian have rattled the... Published Nov 09, 2019 06:03am

Climate challenge

Unfortunately, the plans, though ambitious, are hardly well-thought-out. Updated Nov 08, 2019 07:41am

FBR reforms

PERHAPS one can understand why the officers of the FBR have been so taken aback by the news that the government is... Published Nov 08, 2019 06:52am

College teachers’ protest

IN a society where everyone is not equal before the law, or equally significant in terms of political ... Published Nov 08, 2019 06:51am

READ: The maulana puzzle

"Everyone with a stake in the democratic system must help the maulana and his party find an honourable route back... Published Nov 07, 2019 12:07pm