In Pakistan, it is the army that decides strategy. The other institutions, like the government, simply adjust to it.
Pakistan will find neither Republicans nor Democrats loving it too much in these post-Cold War days of tight money.
Hajj has the root ‘hjj’. In Urdu, there are many words originating from this root and meaning many things.
We are nursing our two hatreds in competition with each other, our hatred for America and our hatred for the Taliban.
Hazrat Khizr, to whom Taliban gave reference, may have lived in Bahrain where there is a shrine in his honour.
Ikram spent 99 days in Indian custody but escaped on the 100th day, barefoot and naked except for his underwear.
On-record statements from Osama confirm that he was responsible for 9/11, planning it in 1982.
Quaid-e-Azam was named Muhammad Ali but he added the name Jinnah to it. What is the meaning of Jinnah?
In the countryside, class system is another name for caste system and it changes at a glacial pace.
There are intellectuals who refuse to believe that the Taliban are killing Pakistanis.