Asad Rahim Khan

Women in France

Women in France

The greatest stride for women’s rights in the last quarter century remains the Women’s Protection Bill of 2006. Updated 01 Oct, 2020 08:27am
Karachi at sea

Karachi at sea

The city of lights is thrashing in the dark. Published 29 Aug, 2020 07:00am
Duelling nationals

Duelling nationals

The current legal framework doesn’t require an electoral bar. Published 04 Aug, 2020 06:53am
Land reform now

Land reform now

It’s not theirs to keep, the same way it wasn’t our colonisers’ to give Updated 21 Jul, 2020 09:11pm
‘To your temples’

‘To your temples’

For reasons legal, historical and theological, the mandir needs to be built. Published 19 Jul, 2020 06:44am
Tear them down

Tear them down

We raise statues not to remind us of who we are, but what we could be. Published 05 Jul, 2020 07:15am
Corona in Kashmir

Corona in Kashmir

The Modi regime looks to be pushing its final solution. Updated 07 May, 2020 10:00am
Sugar mountain

Sugar mountain

For many, it’s the same old vultures — who cares? Published 12 Apr, 2020 07:00am
Ayub the First

Ayub the First

Conservative historian Niall Ferguson somehow got it right: Ayub was the ultimate ally. Updated 16 Jan, 2020 09:04am
Creation myths

Creation myths

At long last, India cannot externalise its monsters. Updated 16 Dec, 2019 06:25pm
Blood pardons

Blood pardons

There must be a clear connection between crime and punishment. Published 22 Oct, 2019 06:54am
Laws of occupation

Laws of occupation

India has done away with the fig leaf of Kashmir’s sham ‘accession.’ Published 06 Aug, 2019 06:58am
History of violence

History of violence

Hazaras are killed because they are Shia. We know because their killers say so. Updated 14 Apr, 2019 11:27am
‘Surgical Reich’

‘Surgical Reich’

At every step, India’s narrative was a whirl of war drums. Updated 04 Mar, 2019 09:38am
Hail Britannia

Hail Britannia

Britain’s denial has led to the most moronic decision in memory. Published 03 Feb, 2019 07:03am
Asghar vs Aslam

Asghar vs Aslam

The final chapter of Asghar Khan’s story has yet to be written. It all hinges on a Supreme Court case. Published 20 Jan, 2019 06:23am
Not so weak

Not so weak

What would our history be if the judges remained passive? Published 30 Dec, 2018 07:07am
Model Town case

Model Town case

We call the case everything except what it is — a massacre. Updated 10 Oct, 2018 08:46am
Another country

Another country

A country that refuses to remember its heroes can only be run by its villains. Published 19 Jul, 2018 06:30am
Decline and fall

Decline and fall

Fifteen years ago, Bush reduced Iraq to a pile of ash. Updated 27 Mar, 2018 09:30am