Irfan Husain

The fire this time

The fire this time

A streak of guilt is gnawing away at the conscience of white America.

Published Jun 06, 2020 07:11am
The perks of power

The perks of power

It is the men who propagate violence and threats.

Published May 30, 2020 06:50am
Let’s move on

Let’s move on

No time is the right time to advocate sanity in South Asia.

Published May 23, 2020 06:02am
Blindly to oblivion

Blindly to oblivion

Self-created flashpoints threaten to devastate society.

Published May 16, 2020 06:13am
In a time loop

In a time loop

One day morphs unnoticed into the next.

Published May 09, 2020 04:39am
Jigging for joy

Jigging for joy

It is hard to sympathise with the kingdom.

Published May 02, 2020 06:51am
Polishing the truth

Polishing the truth

Why are we so hooked on conspiracy theories and predictions?

Published Apr 25, 2020 06:44am
The tyranny of time

The tyranny of time

The fault lies with human greed, not the innocent timepiece.

Published Apr 18, 2020 06:18am
Ancient plagues

Ancient plagues

Corpses would rot in the streets.

Published Apr 11, 2020 03:40am
The pain & the gain

The pain & the gain

The time has come to review defence spending critically.

Published Apr 04, 2020 06:11am
Binary choices

Binary choices

Poor countries like ours simply cannot absorb the long-term punishment handed out by the coronavirus.

Published Mar 28, 2020 07:02am
Bored of the virus

Bored of the virus

I want to go into hibernationa and not emerge until the damn virus has disappeared.

Updated Mar 21, 2020 06:01pm
A call to arms

A call to arms

No progress can be made if half the population is marginalised.

Published Mar 14, 2020 07:19am
Fool me once…

Fool me once…

And how many trees have actually been planted?

Published Mar 07, 2020 07:10am
Thin skin, big chip

Thin skin, big chip

India’s destiny is a matter of concern to the region.

Published Feb 29, 2020 07:05am
Skin on the line

Skin on the line

Secular protesters are godless people undeserving of sympathy while others are seen as doing their religious duty.

Updated Feb 22, 2020 11:23am
The Pied Piper

The Pied Piper

The Imran Khan story doesn’t have a happy ending.

Updated Feb 08, 2020 07:31am