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[17 Nov 2010 | One Comment | ]
Understanding and Hospitality in Sri Lanka

Oh what a feeling it is to step outside of Pakistan and actually feel welcome.

News & Politics »

[21 Aug 2010 | One Comment | ]
Divide and Dictate?

The real damage Wikileaks may have caused is the greater friction it has created between the army and the civilian set-up.

Arts & Culture, Books »

Defending the Taliban

Abdus Salam Zaeef’s book is an unrepentant Talib’s defence of the Taliban movement, but it contains some invaluable home truths for the Pakistani and US government’s consumption.

Blog Row, Globetrotting »

[17 Jul 2010 | Comments Off | ]
Magical Mystery Tour

Three intrepid women journalists travel alone across a country rumoured to be infested with rapists, militants and kidnappers and come back unscathed to tell the tale of the wondrous sights their country has to offer.

News & Politics »

[30 Jun 2010 | One Comment | ]
All Roads Lead to the TTP?

Multiple investigations and millions of dollars later, Pakistanis still are no closer to determining who really conceived and ordered the assassination of Benazir Bhutto.

News & Politics »

[18 Jun 2010 | Comments Off | ]
A Question of Timing

Both the US and Pakistan agree that an operation against North Waziristan is necessary, but the Pakistani army would like to decide the timing and the strategy of the offensive.

News & Politics »

The Taliban Strike Back

After a brief lull, militants sow terror in the heart of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa once again.

Editorial, Opinion »

[12 May 2010 | Comments Off | ]
Editor’s Note: May 2010

Will the 18th Amendment usher in a new phase in the chequered history of Pakistan?

News & Politics »

[16 Apr 2010 | One Comment | ]
Win Some, Lose Some

Did the Pak-US strategic dialogue in Washington score any major victories for Pakistan?

News & Politics »

[14 Apr 2010 | Comments Off | ]
Not the Best Bet

While the US has not opposed Hekmatyar’s peace negotiations with the Karzai government, they are well aware that it’s a deal with the Taliban, not the Hezb-i-Islami, that will end the war.