The Pakhtuns’ ‘noble savage’ image has brought them more pain than pride
Nadeem F. Paracha
What drives us to accept fake news and conspiracy theories as fact?
The controversy still persists whether Quaid-i-Azam wanted a secular or Islamic state
Do media houses keep in mind the political views of their consumers?
Decades after the Lahore Resolution, there have been many epoch-making moments in Pakistani history.
Studies show that the Pakistani perception of American politics and policies has varied over the years
Fascism survives on the myth of perpetual war and the creation of imagined narratives and enemies
The dilemma regarding moderation and religious extremism in Pakistan today existed even in pre-Partition times
A 19th-century Muslim modernist wrote a bold, pro-women book which was never reprinted.
The fall of the Muslim modernism project in Pakistan is tied to the mutilation of the constitution
Middle classes alienated from ‘politics of interest’ are often looking for catharsis rather than solutions
With politics so deeply entrenched in our system, can universities be an exception?
Does a heinous crime become okay as long as there is a justification for it?
The country is still paying the price for Zia’s response to the 1979 Soviet invasion of Afghanistan
Were the elections of 1965 really rigged?
Over decades, the oft-misconstrued term has had various meanings and agendas
In his book, Lt Gen Faiz Ali Chishti penned the lesser known traits of the man he helped come to power
Would the Objectives Resolution of 1949 have materialised had Jinnah not passed away so soon after the creation
The only Pakistani city which continuously figures as a street name in faraway countries is Karachi
Pakistan’s political sphere must make space for moderate majority by pushing back militant Barelvi and Deobandi parties.