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Irfan Husain

Games nations play

Games nations play

Over time, the peace lobby has become weaker. Published Mar 23, 2019 06:59am
Now the hard part

Now the hard part

The toughest bit is to drain the swamp of the extremist venom. Published Mar 16, 2019 06:36am
Exorcising jinns

Exorcising jinns

There’s a need to change public attitudes towards mental illness. Published Mar 09, 2019 06:20am
Wag the dog

Wag the dog

It is doubtful if the PM’s offer for talks will be accepted by India. Updated Mar 02, 2019 08:30am
Losing the plot

Losing the plot

Between them, SOEs have accumulated losses of Rs1.3tr. Updated Feb 16, 2019 08:27am
The midnight hour

The midnight hour

The broken system of justice should have been the focus. Updated Feb 09, 2019 10:07am
Go fly a kite!

Go fly a kite!

Clerics believe that having fun turns minds away from religious duties. Updated Feb 02, 2019 08:33am
On your bikes!

On your bikes!

The most crucial key to progress is women’s empowerment. Updated Jan 26, 2019 08:41am
Halva from heaven

Halva from heaven

Regular dollops of manna may have helped us stay afloat. Updated Jan 19, 2019 08:18am
Our missing mojo

Our missing mojo

So when did the slide to the bottom begin? Updated Jan 12, 2019 03:31pm
Colombo to Jaffna

Colombo to Jaffna

The northern city seems dirty and depressed by comparison. Published Jan 05, 2019 07:11am
EPICURIOUS: COLOMBO’S FINDS

EPICURIOUS: COLOMBO’S FINDS

Fine dining in Colombo, from Chinese to Vietnamese and Japanese, is a culinary adventure Published Dec 30, 2018 07:08am
A sorry saga

A sorry saga

We might well have created a monster that is now running amok. Updated Dec 29, 2018 10:57am
Minorities at risk

Minorities at risk

The state has a responsibility to protect all its citizens. Published Dec 22, 2018 06:01am
Population peril

Population peril

Successive governments have skirted around the whole issue. Updated Dec 15, 2018 10:21am
Tit-for-tat tweets

Tit-for-tat tweets

How do we break this decades-long stand-off with India? Published Dec 08, 2018 07:08am
Looking for heroes

Looking for heroes

Benazir Bhutto, for all her flaws, was a genuine Pakistani heroine. Published Dec 01, 2018 06:55am