Tariq Khosa

Ten commandments

Ten commandments

Police officers must follow this code of conduct if they want to save their institution from further ignominy. Updated 04 Jul, 2021 09:21pm
A reform agenda

A reform agenda

Let us frankly admit that in Pakistan we have failed to resolve the conflict between the state and the republic. Updated 20 May, 2021 08:47am
Rethinking executions

Rethinking executions

One convict’s fight to escape the gallows exposes the deep flaws in our criminal justice system. Published 11 Apr, 2021 07:50am
Reflecting on our follies

Reflecting on our follies

We need leaders who understand the value of humility, integrity, compassion and dignity. Published 14 Feb, 2021 06:45am
Countering extremism

Countering extremism

What is the use of making policies if they are not to be implemented? Published 20 Dec, 2020 06:56am
A macabre saga

A macabre saga

Something happened to prevent the police from carrying out their legal obligations. Updated 26 Oct, 2020 09:13am
Policing principles

Policing principles

The police have failed to gain the people’s trust. Published 27 Sep, 2020 07:08am
Good governance roadmap

Good governance roadmap

There should be serious introspection on the relationship between the Pakistani state and society. Updated 28 Aug, 2020 10:27am
Let us rise

Let us rise

Who carried out this criminal act and under whose orders? Updated 03 Aug, 2020 08:32am
Baloch nationalism

Baloch nationalism

Balochistan suffers from many missed opportunities and unfulfilled promises. Published 20 Jul, 2020 07:21am
Baloch lives matter

Baloch lives matter

The path of reconciliation lies within the Constitution. Published 20 Jun, 2020 08:04am
War against virus

War against virus

To do or not to do… that is the dilemma facing Prime Minister Imran Khan and he is not alone. Updated 20 Apr, 2020 09:14am
The anti-terror fight

The anti-terror fight

We do not have a national security policy, and the internal security policy remains unimplemented. Updated 15 Mar, 2020 10:48am
Bounce back, captain

Bounce back, captain

The journey from cricket to politics is not easy and the captain knows it well. Updated 24 Feb, 2020 07:36am
The right to govern

The right to govern

In order to ensure its legitimacy, a government must uphold three principles — liberty, equality and agency. Published 19 Jan, 2020 07:18am
Reforms for progress

Reforms for progress

Turning wishes into reality depends on sound advice, legal reforms and abandoning the collision course. Published 10 Dec, 2018 07:25am
Fragile states

Fragile states

What must states do to counter terrorism? Published 06 Nov, 2018 06:41am
Hopes and fears

Hopes and fears

One expects the prime minister to choose the right people to head institutions. Updated 01 Sep, 2018 12:13pm