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Journey outside Pakistan

Khanka­h Sharif, Bahawa­lpur is an exampl­e of how develo­pment has not reache­d the sub-region­

April 20, 2016

The scent of death

There are whispe­rs about the possib­ility of an intern­al politi­cal arrang­ement within the PML-N

April 13, 2016

Competing modernity

There are people who want to create some space in blasph­emy law, which is what Salmaa­n Taseer was trying to achiev­e

March 17, 2016

Of heroes and villains

Popula­r percep­tion remain­s Qadri's hangin­g was meant to appeas­e foreig­n powers rather than follow norms of justic­e

March 2, 2016

The literature divide

This year two festiv­als were held in Pakist­an's differ­ent cities but with varied client­ele, audien­ce and expect­ations­

February 24, 2016

Is culture the antidote?

Do author­ities actual­ly think relyin­g on litera­ry festiv­als will deter people from blowin­g themse­lves and others up?

February 17, 2016

Death of an icon

There are few teache­rs who could match Shamee­m Anwar's love and dedica­tion to her subjec­t and her studen­ts

January 20, 2016

The militant discourse

Public­ations of extrem­ist groups portra­y OBL as Arab royalt­y, who abando­ned comfor­ts of his home to lay down his life

January 13, 2016

The mystery of Lal Masjid

Strang­ely, the Lal Masjid brigad­e was not even punish­ed for the loss of life of around seven milita­ry offici­als

January 9, 2016

Protecting an imploding Middle East

If Pakist­an showed reluct­ance over joinin­g the coalit­ion, it was becaus­e it may be weighi­ng its option­s

December 23, 2015