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A. Rauf K. Khattak

In limbo

In limbo

There are no quick fixes to mainstreaming the tribal areas. Published Oct 02, 2018 07:00am
Missing the point

Missing the point

Many do not know that the provisions of the FCR are in sync with local ‘rewaj’. Published Jan 14, 2018 07:28am
Responding to US

Responding to US

Trump may be ignorant but he has spoken. Updated Sep 19, 2017 02:07pm
For peace

For peace

The US wants peace no doubt, but on its own terms: total surrender. Published Jul 09, 2017 06:59am
Walls and bridges

Walls and bridges

Why are we embracing a strategy that will fail? Published Apr 12, 2017 06:03am
World in flux

World in flux

The chaos in the Middle East is not without design. Published Feb 02, 2017 06:13am
The yes-men

The yes-men

Bureaucracy can’t be reformed without reforming government too. Published Dec 01, 2016 02:01am
War of words

War of words

Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful. Published Nov 11, 2016 01:15am
Fata into the fold

Fata into the fold

Meaningful reforms will not be that easy to achieve. Published Oct 03, 2016 07:05am
OBOR and CPEC

OBOR and CPEC

China’s friendship is based on geopolitical compulsions. Updated Jun 12, 2017 04:38pm
Powerful grip

Powerful grip

Client states must not step on US toes. Published Jun 16, 2016 01:21am
More democracy

More democracy

Even MPAs and MNAs are not available to the common people. Published May 05, 2016 01:44am
An option for Fata

An option for Fata

The tribal areas have been neglected by the centre. Published Apr 14, 2016 07:07am
Another reminder

Another reminder

Afghans viscerally oppose foreign initiatives. Published Mar 07, 2016 03:48am
What NAP missed

What NAP missed

Terror was unleashed by the disenfranchised of yesterday. Published Feb 17, 2016 01:35am
Fata’s future

Fata’s future

Input from KP in Fata’s future shape is necessary. Published Jan 12, 2016 02:09am
Poor governance

Poor governance

Pakistan’s record in discarding poor leaders is dismal. Published Dec 22, 2015 01:43am
Good governance

Good governance

Is poverty of nations the cause or effect of corruption? Published Dec 01, 2015 06:19am
Merger with Pata

Merger with Pata

Most of us know little about Fata and still less about Pata. Updated Jun 16, 2016 01:18am
Afghan mercury

Afghan mercury

Is the US happy to concede regional leadership to China? Updated Jun 16, 2016 01:18am