Baba Jan's crime is agitation against the police for killings of a man and his son at a demonstration in August 2011.
Why should the PML-N government prevent political parties from organising themselves at the grassroots?
That a foreigner walking alone cannot be taken by the police as anyone but a spy says a lot about our xenophobia.
The Railways’ predicament, like that of the entire Pakistan, concerns lack of ideas and self-interested policies.
Political participation and education may be of greater value than just ridding the world of Bin Laden.
Thousands of farmers have been protesting for a while, but do we care? Time is running out.
Pakistani culture is a hodgepodge of several different sets. It cannot be confined to territorial borders.
Would you call those who form the Pakistani state "true Muslims"? I wouldn't.
The urban elite stand shoulder to shoulder with the sardar when it comes to their track record on human rights.
The presence of squatter settlements signifies a disconnect between the state and the people. Pakistan urgently needs to provide a new social contract to them.
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Polls are non-scientific, reflect only the online audience and can be manipulated.
If no coercive actions are taken, natural disasters in Sindh will become a common phenomenon
Situation in IIOJ&K remains a powder keg of anger and repression ravaged by curfew
Karachi has constantly been used as a political playground
Now is the time for all entities involved to sit together and reach a peaceful consensus
For all we know, the post Covid-19 world could further strengthen the liberal order
Adequate and timely treatment must be ensured to anyone infected
A lot is left for time to decide
We need a complete overhaul of the system
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The writer is a lawyer based in Karachi. She is a strong advocate of women empowerment and gender equality and is interested in gender justice and women’s rights. She tweets at @sara_raza7.
The writer is a a Research Associate currently working at the Strategic Studies Institute Islamabad (SSII). She graduated with a degree in International Relations and Economics with a focus in International Ethics from Mount Holyoke College. She tweets at @FareehaShamim_.
The author is an advocate for Sindh High Court and has been practicing since 2013
The author holds a Masters degree from NUST, Islamabad and writes about current affairs and politics.
Laila Akber Cassum: The writer is a senior instructor at Aga Khan University School of Nursing and Midwifery, Karachi. She has a special interest in geriatric care, critical care and teaching and learning pedagogies. Her current work is on online migration of nursing education.
Dr Saniya Sabzwari: The writer is a Fellow of the American Board of Family Medicine and an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi, Pakistan. She has a special interest in community mental health, health education and geriatrics.
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