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.
Pakistan has decided it will not evacuate its citizens from China to counter the threat of the fast-spreading corona virus. Do you agree with the decision?
Polls are non-scientific, reflect only the online audience and can be manipulated.
Pakistan is home to millions of refugees from neighbouring countries
We as a nation have been very unlucky in terms of leadership
Officials and environmentalists in Pakistan are annoyed over exclusion from the summit despite Pakistan being ranked as the fifth most vulnerable country with regard to global warming
The Sindh government does not seem to be too eager to prevent the crisis
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