Blog Row, Globetrotting »

[7 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | and ]
Photo Gallery: Around Gilgit-Baltistan

Gilgit-Baltistan: History, nature and hospitality all intersect here in the most peaceful of collisions.

Editorial, Opinion »

[6 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Editor’s Note: October 2011

Where does the government, more specifically the Punjab government, figure in all of the craziness and continued growing extremism: the head money on the judge who passed the death penalty against Mumtaz Qadri, the Sunni Tehreek’s offer of diyat to the Taseer family and the growth of the LeJ?

Blog Row, Sport Report, Sports »

[5 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Pakistani Cricketers on Trial in UK: Betrayal and Corruption

They betrayed everyone, argued the prosecution: teammates, the PCB and the sport of cricket.

News & Politics »

[5 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Karachi in the Dock

What judgment should one expect from the apex court on the suo moto hearings on Karachi’s volatile situation? Senator Iqbal Haider, a senior advocate of the Supreme Court and who was present at some of the suo moto hearings, gives his views on the subject.

Blog Row, News & Politics, The Water Cooler »

[5 Oct 2011 | 5 Comments | ]
Curbing the Dengue Epidemic: What the Government Should Do

The first thing to do is not panic. However, it has, and that’s contagious.

Blog Row, News & Politics, The Water Cooler »

[2 Oct 2011 | 8 Comments | ]
Will Qadri’s Death Sentence be his End?

Handing down a death sentence may stop one man, but it will not stop the mindset that the remorseless murderer represents.

News & Politics »

[30 Sep 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Looking Back at Mirza’s Game-Changing Press Conference

Newsline asked three analysts, Amir Zia, Ghazi Salahuddin, and I.A. Rehman to give their take on what they heard during Zulfiqar Mirza’s two-hour solo diatribe.

News & Politics »

[30 Sep 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Loose Cannon?

What are the consequences of Zulfiqar Mirza’s diatribe for the PPP, Sindh and the crises-ridden state of Pakistan?