Javed Jabbar

Jinnah and violence

THE coupling of the Quaid’s name with a malevolent noun is done deliberately – to jar the senses like a mild... Published Jan 26, 2020 07:46am

ESSAY: KNOWLEDGE VS ‘NOWLEDGE’

Where ‘Knowledge’ is humble, sober, insightful and concerned with a search for truth, ‘Nowledge’ is instant,... Published Jan 19, 2020 08:19am

Jinnah and violence

Jinnah believed that the force of moral and ethical power would prevail over material and imperial strength. Published Dec 25, 2019 01:07pm

A new opportunity?

Pakistan’s diplomacy requires a bold communications strategy. Updated Aug 28, 2019 10:15am

In search of novelty

THE election 2018 slogan of creating a ‘Naya’ (new) Pakis­tan was clearly a sincerely meant theme to express ... Published Aug 14, 2019 07:05am

Distorting Shimla

In Kashmir’s context, bilateralism masks an attempted bullyism. Updated Aug 07, 2019 08:30am

Electoral dangers

Big victory margins crush small yet worthy causes. Published Jun 19, 2019 07:09am

Civil-military ties

Existing mechanisms for dialogue are important, yet inadequate. Published Jan 10, 2019 05:25am

Media and polls

To what extent does coverage determine who wins an election? Published Jun 21, 2018 06:51am

Malnourishment peril

About 44pc of our children do not get adequate food. Published May 13, 2018 07:19am

Small screen, big scream

The last 15 years have seen a surge in the number of television channels and radio stations in the country. Updated Oct 16, 2017 10:58pm

Testing boundaries

All states require secrecy in some aspects. Published Oct 23, 2016 02:06am