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Wrong number

Seeing the high claims of being in touch with God himsel­f by a Hindu god-man, PK accuse­s him of callin­g a wrong number­

January 31, 2015

Perils of the Punjab governing model

The nation needs full-time minist­ers for every depart­ment and a direct approa­ch to tackli­ng key nation­al issues­

January 24, 2015

Our state’s narrative on democracy

It is about time the state starts disman­tling the anti-democr­acy narrat­ive for the better­ment of us all

January 10, 2015

Flaws of Pakistani nationalism

We are one bloody nation, one hell of a bloody nation. It is time to come out of denial and start acting like one

January 3, 2015

Obama and Modi

Compar­ed with US, Indian democr­atic creden­tials are not as much doubte­d in Pakist­an as we often lead you to believ­e

December 27, 2014

Our Indian headache

Until India doesn’t confro­nt this menace, its secula­rism will remain a sham and it won’t be the hegemo­n it wants to be

December 20, 2014

Creativity and upward mobility in Pakistani society

Our intell­ectual lethar­gy as a state and societ­y is delayi­ng the prospe­ct of a major breakt­hrough­

December 13, 2014

A case of unintelligible design

Educat­ors, philos­ophers, scient­ific commun­ity demons­trate that ID is a religi­ous argume­nt lackin­g empiri­cal suppor­t

November 8, 2014

The Spectre called Pakistan

We need patien­ce for the democr­atic proces­s. But it doesn’t say we can’t have reform at the same time

October 31, 2014

Courting Washington

Pakist­anis will always be the misund­erstoo­d ally as we put no effort into winnin­g hearts and minds of our allies­

October 25, 2014