Efforts to trifle with the independent status of the NCHR smack of mala fide intentions.
Mazhar Ali Khan’s career shows how literary and journalistic talent was suppressed by authoritarian rulers.
The KP and Sindh laws for senior citizens are hardly being implemented.
Those affected by foreign-backed projects are compensated quite generously.
As the fate of Fata continues to hang in the balance, this splendid work of research may help explain the causes of the
To what extent has the people’s interest determined the government’s priorities?
Secular-minded observers and activists are full of foreboding about the future of the Indian polity.
The media must avoid labelling individuals as terrorists or traitors before they are found guilty by a court.
Everybody is demanding punishment for those who have not yet been found guilty.
An informed Pakistani would have thought he or she was reading a report about a country other than Pakistan.
The brutal murder of a student in Mardan raises the question of who is actually responsible
Ministers’ presence in parliament is a basic requirement for consolidating democracy.
It is necessary to ensure that the Constitution reflect the evolving concepts of basic freedoms.
The danger of miscarriage of justice is one of the strongest arguments for abolition of the death penalty.
Neglect of historical monuments speaks of the authorities’ distaste for culture.
Issues such as poverty have not received even a fraction of the attention given to the revival of military courts.
To celebrate World Poetry Day the Herald dug up one of Faiz sahab's last interviews with veteran journalist I A Rehman
Revisiting the stories of ordinary Pakistanis who had the great courage to stand up and fight against oppression
Hidden behind the statistics are incredible stories of human suffering.
No serious attempt has been made to remove the social causes of discrimination against women.