Arts & Culture, Books »

[1 Aug 2006 | Comments Off | ]
Past Forward

M.J. Akbar’s Blood Brothers, makes a significant contribution to the emerging awareness of South Asia’s contemporary reality, while exorcising the tra uma of petition.

News & Politics »

[18 Jul 2006 | Comments Off | ]
The New Land Barons?

How the army acquires land at throwaway prices.

News & Politics, People, Q & A »

[18 Jul 2006 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Major General Shaukat Sultan

“There is no plot that is free of cost no matter what the person’s rank,” says Major General Shaukat Sultan, DG, ISPR.

News & Politics »

[16 Jul 2006 | Comments Off | ]
General Figures

How much is a general worth in real estate terms?

Editorial, Opinion »

[14 Jul 2006 | Comments Off | ]
Editor’s Note: July 2006

Ten ISI men, led by a major, kidnapped and beat up an 80-year-old man, his daughter-in-law and two teenaged grandsons, who had dared to take on an ISI official’s son in an innocent playground brawl.

News & Politics »

[12 Jul 2006 | Comments Off | ]
Kangaroo Courts

Tribal jirgas continue to sway women’s lives in a society riven with contradictions.

News & Politics »

[11 Jul 2006 | Comments Off | ]
The Disappearing Act

Pakistanis returning from India after serving various jail terms are being taken into custody by local intelligence authorities to determine their loyalties.

News & Politics »

In the Line of Fire

Hayatullah’s murder is a grim reminder of the perils of chasing a story in Waziristan.