Dr Muhammad Ali Shaikh

NON-FICTION: UNDOING ELITE CAPTURE

NON-FICTION: UNDOING ELITE CAPTURE

A stimulating book takes on the fallacies and flawed philosophies propounded by Pakistan’s elite in order to retain power over Published 07 Jan, 2024 07:14am
SOCIETY: CHASING THE CSS DREAM

SOCIETY: CHASING THE CSS DREAM

A career in the Pakistan Civil Service was once considered prestigious, but political and military interference and not keeping up Published 29 Oct, 2023 07:03am
EDUCATION: FIXING HIGHER EDUCATION

EDUCATION: FIXING HIGHER EDUCATION

Many developing countries, which were far behind Pakistan decades ago, are now emerging as regional hubs of higher education. Updated 01 Oct, 2023 02:15pm
NON-FICTION: AN INSIGHT INTO BENAZIR

NON-FICTION: AN INSIGHT INTO BENAZIR

As Benazir Bhutto’s 70th birth anniversary approaches on June 21, Zahid Hussain’s book of interviews with the late former prime... Published 18 Jun, 2023 07:09am
HISTORY: BHUTTO’S TRUE LEGACIES

HISTORY: BHUTTO’S TRUE LEGACIES

Former president and prime minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto’s 95th birth anniversary was on January 5. Fifty years after he came to... Published 08 Jan, 2023 08:40am
HISTORY: BECOMING JINNAH

HISTORY: BECOMING JINNAH

The educational journey of the Quaid-i-Azam has not received adequate scholarly attention. How did a boy educated in Gujarati at… Published 25 Dec, 2022 07:56am
NON-FICTION: RUTTIE AS FICTION

NON-FICTION: RUTTIE AS FICTION

A book on Ruttie and Jinnah’s relationship is devoid of authenticity at several places and in contravention of historical facts Published 14 Aug, 2022 05:12am
HISTORY: THE WOMEN IN JINNAH’S LIFE

HISTORY: THE WOMEN IN JINNAH’S LIFE

While some of the women who walked beside Mohammad Ali Jinnah are fairly well-known, others remain obscure. Who were they... Published 26 Dec, 2021 07:52am
HISTORY: THE BRITISH CONQUEST OF SINDH

HISTORY: THE BRITISH CONQUEST OF SINDH

The beginning of the ruthless British occupation changed the very fabric of society and culture of Sindh. But many myths have... Updated 02 Nov, 2021 01:10pm
HERITAGE: KARACHI BEFORE THE RAJ

HERITAGE: KARACHI BEFORE THE RAJ

Contrary to the general perception of Karachi as a small fishing village before the advent of the British, the city has a... Published 22 Aug, 2021 07:13am
HISTORY: WHERE WAS JINNAH BORN?

HISTORY: WHERE WAS JINNAH BORN?

The controversy around Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah’s actual birthplace — Karachi or Jherruck — has lingered... Published 11 Jul, 2021 07:13am