Asad Rahim Khan

Punjab circus

Punjab circus

The Chaudhrys flirt with the two big parties like Mughal satraps... Updated 24 Jul, 2022 12:23pm
Unity for immunity

Unity for immunity

Bowing to the new mood are the royal houses of Raiwind and Larkana. Updated 28 Jun, 2022 12:59pm
Lotas vs objectors

Lotas vs objectors

In the entire life of 63A, not a single one of our lawmakers’ debates say that the vote shouldn’t be counted. Updated 22 May, 2022 08:15am
Surprise

Surprise

The opposition crying treason is a joke. Published 05 Apr, 2022 07:46am
A good conspiracy

A good conspiracy

The PM is mistaken in thinking his biggest problems aren’t domestic. Published 30 Mar, 2022 07:07am
‘A crying evil’

‘A crying evil’

In Punjab, the Marriage Restraint Act is a joke. Published 07 Mar, 2022 06:49am
The Qandeel case

The Qandeel case

The main question was no longer whether Wasim did it. Published 20 Feb, 2022 07:34am
Biden’s bank heist

Biden’s bank heist

Will the US steal money from a country on the brink of starvation? Published 13 Feb, 2022 09:30am
Laws for lifetimes

Laws for lifetimes

Parliament didn’t undo 62(1)(f). And then it was too late. Published 02 Feb, 2022 08:04am
‘Los presidentes’

‘Los presidentes’

Whatever our history tells us, the same slogans persist. Published 24 Jan, 2022 07:06am
NON-FICTION: PANDEMIC DIARIES

NON-FICTION: PANDEMIC DIARIES

A debut collection of essays is a medical resident’s coronavirus diary as well as a book of big ideas about family, migration... Published 19 Dec, 2021 07:05am
Grey, grey Lahore

Grey, grey Lahore

The air is filthy and the city feels bathed in disease. Published 25 Nov, 2021 07:11am
Weak wills

Weak wills

The TTP should be asked to surrender or surrender, with no forgiveness for leaders or spokespersons. Updated 15 Nov, 2021 08:00am
On insurgency

On insurgency

For starters, conflating the TTP with the Afghan Taliban has been useful for both the pro-war and anti-war brigades. Updated 10 Oct, 2021 08:58am
Cartel dreams

Cartel dreams

Two judgements have rescued the CCP. Published 28 Sep, 2021 07:33am
Cut and run

Cut and run

The heroism seems to have gone sideways. Published 05 Sep, 2021 07:15am
Approach the bench

Approach the bench

Should high court judges be favoured for the SC based on seniority alone? Published 22 Aug, 2021 07:17am