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Weapon Of Choice – Iftikhar A Khan

Before the drone turned into an assassin, it was a spy in the sky. But no more. It has now acquired the status of a ruthless killer that the US employs on the hostile soil of Muslim countries – Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iraq, Yemen. It’s said…

`Tuk-Tuk` Governance – Niaz Murtaza

NUMEROUS articles had appeared around the 90to 100-day mark of the PML-N government to review its initial performance, in line with Western traditions. Recognising how slowly things move in developing countries, I had decided that six…

A Long Awaited Change – Ayaz Wazir

The moment many believe Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was waiting for has finally arrived with the change of command in top army echelons. He appointed a new chief of army staff, a new chairman of the joint chiefs of staff committee and also…

Missing persons vs drones

They may well have stepped out of some forgotten Greek tragedy. There they were, cheated by fate in a forlorn land. Their ordeal was exceptional and stunning in the context of human experience. But a country that is so easily provoked by…

Whither PTI? – Nadir Hassan

Nothing good has ever come from a marauding militia roaming the streets menacingly demanding of anyone who crosses their path, “Papers, please?” The sinister belief that patriotism can be judged by papers has now slunk into Peshawar,…