Pakistan

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POLITICS

 |   Long-form
Gau Rakshaks, Pakistan, Vigilantism

How India and Pakistan are afflicted by the madness of religious vigilantism

Killings over cow protection and blasphemy share many parallels.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Human Rights, Nawaz Sharif, Blasphemy, Pakistan

'Blasphemy' mob killing: Pakistan needs to stop preaching to India

The killing of journalism student has exposed Islamabad's claims of protecting its minorities.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Pakistan, Donald Trump, Afghanistan-US

Can 'Mother of All Bombs' give birth to peace in Afghanistan?

It is shocking to see the US army using the 10,000 kg behemoth, costing $16 million apiece, to kill 100 guys holed-up in caves in distant Afghanistan.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
CPEC, China, Jammu and Kashmir, Kashmir

Kashmir, China and Pakistan: What India must do to avert a three-way disaster

Modi cannot allow the theatres of conflict to simmer simultaneously.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Taliban, Balochistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan

When will India decide to strike at Pakistan's weakest spot?

Over the years, Islamabad has exploited Pashtuns as cannon fodder, including its own citizens on this side of the Durand Line.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read

POLITICS

 |   Long-form
India-Pak, Pakistan, Kulbhushan Jadhav

Before giving death to Kulbhushan Jadhav, Pakistan must answer six questions

Why would an Indian spy go to Pakistan without Pakistani documentation?

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Pakistan, National Anthem, Dangal, Aamir Khan

No Dangal in Pakistan: How Aamir Khan won the hearts of bhakts

In a country where hypernationalism is the latest art form, not many would want to see the move from an artistic point of view.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Beef, Cow Vigilantism, Pakistan

Now even Pakistan rips apart India's religious intolerance over cow politics

With every passing day, news in India looks more like a page out of The Onion.