News & Politics »

[20 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Sects and Violence?

Even though Qadri has chosen a quasi-sectarian route to power, prospects of sectarian war developing between his Barelvi followers and his Deobandi rivals looms large.

People, Q & A »

[20 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Interview: Nadeem Hussain

“I have personally experienced what TCF is trying to achieve – breaking down class and social barriers.”

Education »

[20 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
1,000 Steps Forward

Almost 20 years after The Citizens Foundation began work in Pakistan, it has achieved its 1000-school dream.

Society »

[17 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
A Burning Issue

Legislation addressing the horrific crime of acid burning is a welcome step, but it is still too little, too late.

News & Politics »

[17 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Elephant in the Room

Dharnas, conspiracy theories and political machinations aside, the one steady factor in Pakistan’s politics of power, remains the men in Khaki.

Editorial, News & Politics, Opinion »

[12 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Editor’s Note: September 2014

A poorly scripted TV serial would not have provided the Pakistani nation with more intrigue, drama, fireworks and sizzle than the events of the last few weeks.

News & Politics »

[29 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Cover Story: Nawaz’s Day of Reckoning?

If the army stands firmly behind the Sharif government, Imran Khan’s effort to gridlock the whole system and force the generals to mediate a middle way out of the impasse would simply fall apart.

News & Politics, Society »

[28 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | ]
The Bridge To Nowhere

Any way you look at it, the Bahria Town flyover project is an unmitigated diaster.