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Iftekhar A Khan

After The Drawback – Iftekhar A Khan

After occupying Afghanistan for 13 years, American and British troops handed over bases to the Afghan army. The British troops withdrew from Camp Bastion and US troops from Camp Leatherneck in the Helmand province. Scrambling for the last…

Goodbye TuQ – Iftekhar A Khan

Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri’s dharna politics have inflicted untold damage on the national economy and shattered investors’ confidence After staging a sit-in for 70 days, Allama Tahirul Qadri has called it quits. While the Allama has…

Merchants Of Death – Iftekhar A Khan

When values of shares of the corporations that manufacture military arsenal soar, it means the companies are doing brisk business. Lockheed Martin grew by 43 percent and General Dynamics by 41 percent in one year. Besides producing a wide…

Class Disparity – Iftekhar A Khan

Our nation seems to be in a state of flux. One of the leading causes for it, among others, is the uncontrolled growth of population and failure of economic progress to keep pace with it. The Human Development Index reveals that about 60…

Protest At Own Risk – Iftekhar A Khan

The dharna season continues.The complexion of the dharnas by the PTI and the PAT might have changed from sit-ins in Islamabad to rallies in different cities, but the show goes on. In the last show by Imran Khan’s PTI in Multan, seven people…

On Building A Dam – Iftekhar A Khan

When TV channels show the raging floods in various parts of the country, everyone is shocked to see the widespread devastation. The estimated loss caused to the national economy is likely to be 50-60 billion. Is there a way out of the…

The Endgame – Iftekhar A Khan

Independence Day this year will live in the nation’s memory for years to come. On this day, Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri led their followers to besiege Islamabad. And they’ve been there since. As the first revolutionary retired to his Bani…

Dharna Fatigue – Iftekhar A Khan

When events that once appeared extraordinary become an everyday affair, public interest subsides. Imran Khan and Maulana Tahirul Qadri’s sit-ins have become a monotonous affair. As enthusiasm of the followers wanes, leaders of both dharnas…