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The attack on Malala and the forensics of negotiation

Negoti­ations are flawed since we can’t give Taliba­n what they want & they don’t want anythi­ng less than everyt­hing.

October 9, 2012

Vulgar ignorance

Jamaat-i-Islami has rooted out the main cause of Pakist­an’s recent disast­ers, proble­ms: Vulgar­ity.

April 25, 2012

Whose ‘Umwelt’ is it?

We all live in Pakist­an, but the Pakist­an that we all percei­ve is radica­lly differ­ent for each person.

April 11, 2012

Cops and murderers

Karach­i is paying a police force that serves no actual purpos­e, its effect­ivenes­s goes from laugha­ble to depres­sing.

April 4, 2012

A Karachiite in Islamabad

I love Islama­bad becaus­e it shows when we want to, we can do things right. Hate it since we did it once, selfis­hly.

March 21, 2012

Pornographic terrorism

Maybe govern­ment should hire that 15-year-old to compil­e a new list, showin­g all terror­ist groups we failed to ban.

March 14, 2012

Power of a Pakistani woman

Sharme­en showed that despit­e all the effort­s of men in this countr­y to oppres­s women, she persev­ered, gave us hope.

February 29, 2012

Viva la what?

The PTI is not some ideali­stic MBA joinin­g a tobacc­o firm to ‘change the system from the inside’.

February 15, 2012

A shark of a tale

Perhap­s it was a high profil­e al Qaeda member and they did what they did to preven­t a shrine being made on its grave.

February 8, 2012

Wasted youth

Quest for entert­ainmen­t led me to listen to some terrib­le songs, hold some regret­table hands. No more though­

January 25, 2012