Tarar Square | 8-minute read
...And not the son in-waiting overwhelmed by the political legacy of the family?
Aage Se Right | 6-minute read
How Pakistan tortures its LGBTQs: With its brutal mix of silence and violence, Pakistan routinely targets this vulnerable group
There's no figure for crimes against transgenders in Pakistan. Because, beyond the flashy Page Three parties of Pakistan, no one cares as the LGBTs get beaten, abducted, tortured and raped.
| 4-minute read
We want to return home with full safety now. It's high time Kashmir's real problem is tackled.
Tarar Square | 5-minute read
Love is what connects us all. Here, there, everywhere. In Lahore, in New York, in Palestine, in El Paso, Texas, in Yemen, in Syria, in Sudan, in Afghanistan, in Dayton, Ohio, in Quetta, in Kashmir.
| 8-minute read
Pakistan is cornered after India revoked Article 370. But it is still a time of great caution for India. We must watch the neighbour's moves, his begging bowl in one hand, dagger in the other.
| 4-minute read
Pakistan's reaction to India abrogating Article 370 has been downscaling diplomatic ties and suspending trade. This need not bother India. Our attention should be on healing hearts in Kashmir.
| 7-minute read
The idea behind Article 370 was to respect culture, history and a political agreement made with immense belief. That stands broken today and the effects won't be limited to Kashmir.
| 10-minute read
Pakistan punched by India's Article 370 move: Dumbstruck and desperate, here's what Pakistan could now do
Pakistan's rational options now are severely limited. However, expecting the rational from Pakistan might be expecting too much. Here's what India needs to be prepared for.
| 6-minute read
The US, focused on Pakistan helping to extricate it from the Afghan morass, may turn a blind eye to terrorism that is not directed against it.
| 5-minute read