News & Politics »

[17 Sep 2006 | Comments Off | ]
The End Game

With Balochistan spinning out of control, Musharraf’s military-led government faces its greatest threat yet.

Editorial, Opinion »

[12 Sep 2006 | Comments Off | ]
Editor’s Note: September 2006

Assorted government spokespersons still continue to give their own version on Bugti’s death, and no two versions converge.

News & Politics »

[11 Sep 2006 | Comments Off | ]
The Pakistan Connection

Though Pakistani security sources claim that the plan to blow up airliners over the Atlantic was a home-grown British plot, a sms originating from Lahore and ties to the shadowy Al-Jihad group make Pakistan’s involvement indisputable.

Opinion, Viewpoint »

[10 Sep 2006 | Comments Off | ]
Islam’s Real Enemies

Islam is under threat, not so much from its purported enemies, as from bigots who are intent upon hijacking it for their own nefarious designs, says Mahir Ali.

News & Politics »

[9 Sep 2006 | Comments Off | ]
Civic Collapse

In Karachi, the saying holds true: when it rains, it pours. But does it have to flood?

News & Politics, People, Q & A »

[9 Sep 2006 | Comments Off | ]

“We don’t need underpasses or flyovers; we need a city management plan.” says architect/planner Arif Hasan.

News & Politics, People, Q & A »

[9 Sep 2006 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Syed Mustafa Kamal

“It is totally incorrect that CDGK has sold off nullahs like Nehr-e-Khayyam,” says Karachi Nazim Syed Mustafa Kamal.

Fashion, Lifestyle »

[5 Sep 2006 | Comments Off | ]
Deluxe Night

Glamour, glitz and few glitches marked the fifth Lux Style Awards.