Ashraf Jehangir Qazi

The Kartarpur factor

What is to be done? Pakistan needs to keep its nerve. It has to clean up its act on all fronts. Updated Nov 15, 2019 09:21am

Modi’s final solution

Is the crisis moving towards escalation or de-escalation? The next few days are critical. Published Aug 10, 2019 07:00am

Meeting POTUS

The prime minister will meet the president of the United States on July 22. Updated Jul 08, 2019 07:47am

Modi won. Has India?

As a lunatic mainstream ideology Hindutva will degrade India’s future. Updated Aug 09, 2019 08:33pm

Global climate jihad

There is not just an emerging anxiety. There is a developing panic over the prospect of climate calamity. Published May 11, 2019 07:09am

Nobel Peace Prize anyone?

If the PM succeeds in satisfying FATF’s demands it will deprive India of its main narrative against Pakistan. Updated Mar 09, 2019 10:07am

Pakistan foreign policy 101

Powerful vested interests define the national interest and make foreign policy. What is to be done? Updated Jan 26, 2019 08:17am

Civil-military relations

The longer-term costs of deviations and dilutions of democratic governance are massive. Published Jan 18, 2019 06:36am

Promises to keep

Imran Khan remains popular. But many of his supporters are beginning to ask questions. Updated Nov 24, 2018 09:17am

‘Straight as a jalebi’

A sensible and far-sighted Pakistan policy could significantly assist a time-lined Afghan settlement. Updated Oct 20, 2018 10:09am

The Kashmir challenge

Armed struggle and resistance against illegal military occupation and repression are not terror. Published Sep 28, 2018 06:07am

Condemned to succeed

The Chinese dream is unfolding. The American dream is fading. What can a Pakistani dream mean? Published Sep 14, 2018 06:24am

Pakistan’s finest years?

Among Imran Khan’s challenges some will be just very tough. Others will be existential. Updated Aug 20, 2018 01:41pm

A class act

Yes, there have been other great Pakistani diplomats. But Jamsheed was among the very finest. Published Jun 25, 2018 07:05am

Elections and movements

Democracy is a political state of being whereas the path to it is political movement. Published May 05, 2018 06:30am

Triangular cold war

What are the implications of a new cold war for Pakistan? Updated Apr 07, 2018 10:15am

Pakistan’s foreign policy

The success of the country’s foreign policy is a function of how it utilises its assets. Published Dec 30, 2017 07:00am

Palestine and peace

The US and its satellites are ensuring a century of more terrible state and non-state terrorism. Published Dec 18, 2017 06:51am

Twin surrenders

Why should India try to destroy Pakistan when the country’s rulers are doing it themselves? Updated Dec 08, 2017 10:07am