Jingoistic nationalism

Pakistan, March 5 -- It has been a fabulous February for Pakistan. A country that has struggled with narrative, role and identity post 9/11, has emerged as the leader in the comity of nations. In the ... Read More

Politics of provinces

Pakistan, Feb. 17 -- There is no good argument against the creation of more provinces. Then what cause withholds us to start that process? Politics. Our parochial, self-serving and divisive politics. ... Read More

The curious case of Suo Motu 7/2017

Pakistan, Feb. 8 -- The Supreme Court of Pakistan (SCP) took suo motu notice (No.7/2017) regarding the Tehreek-e-Labaik Pakistan's (TLP) Faizabad Dharna when the Islamabad High Court (IHC) seized of t... Read More

Conjoined twins and their diverging paths

Pakistan, Jan. 21 -- There is every reason to be excited as Justice Asif Saeed Khosa wears robes as twenty-sixth Chief Justice of Pakistan. In his address on January 17, 2019 at the full court referen... Read More

A case for a presidential system

Pakistan, Jan. 12 -- Last year's general elections saw another successful transition of democratic government. The electoral campaign, in each constituency, without exception, promised riches, develop... Read More

Ode to Faiz

Pakistan, Dec. 26 -- I have crawled back to Faiz Sahib often. Over the years, in different stages of life, he has continued to evolve for me and make sense anew. Perhaps my experiences, and sense of a... Read More