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Pakistan must remain neutral in Middle East

Pakistan must remain neutral in Middle East

J K Wali

For Pakistan to play the role of a leader, whether in the Muslim world, South Asia, or among pro-democracy forces, it would first need to ensure th ...

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Afghanistan — in the eye of the storm

Afghanistan — in the eye of the storm

Khadim Hussain

Afghan officials were rightly concerned when a conference on Afghanistan was organised in Moscow without their presence in December 2016. China, Pa ...

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Let’s cultivate Pakistan’s reading culture

Let’s cultivate Pakistan’s reading culture

Jahanzeb Awan

Recently, a famous publisher closed one of their decades-old flagship books to resin Lahore. During the last few years, this is not the first such ...

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Karachi — of bridges and divides

Karachi — of bridges and divides

Faisal Kapadia

We have all heard the usual spiel. It goes something like this: Karachi is a city of more than 20 million denizens. Karachi is a city that treats e ...

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“Education is the only solution”

“Education is the only solution”

Mashaal Gauhar

Pakistan’s countless flesh and blood victims of the seemingly unstoppable terrorist juggernaut rarely make international headlines. Obscured ...

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Hidden costs of Orange Line train

Hidden costs of Orange Line train

Dr Nadeem Omar Tarar

If the much-awaited decision of the Supreme Court of Pakistan on the Panama Leaks case is being portrayed as a historical verdict that will lead to ...

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 Justice delayed is justice denied

Justice delayed is justice denied

Wajid Shamsul Hasan

“Justice delayed is justice denied” is a time-tested maxim. If a victim does not get legal redress from a court of law in reasonable ti ...

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Honouring Younis Khan: Let’s build our institutions across the board

Honouring Younis Khan: Let’s build our institutions across the board

Prof D Suba Chandran

Both Younis Khan and Misbahul Haq are to retire from Test Cricket shortly. They are our icons in terms of their massive cricketing record, besides ...

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Local wisdom on eco-tourism

Local wisdom on eco-tourism

Syed Rizwan Mehboob

Our collective proclivity to quote jargons of all sorts, without truly grasping their attendant permutations, is limitless. From search for a count ...

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Pakistan needs a narrative of peace and coexistence

Pakistan needs a narrative of peace and coexistence

Zulfiquar Rao

Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad is the tenth joint military operation against religious insurgents across Pakistan since 2007. All these operations and sa ...

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