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Zahid Hussain

China’s new world order

It is evident that OBOR is not just about infrastructure development. Updated May 17, 2017 10:45am

Tweeting defiance

The latest confrontation with the generals could not have come at a worse time for the beleaguered PM. Updated May 03, 2017 11:25am

Clutching a lifeline

Options are becoming limited as the political stand-off between the opposition and government worsens. Updated Apr 26, 2017 07:00am

PM’s ordeal will continue

How can the spy agencies conduct an investigation into a financial scandal? Published Apr 21, 2017 01:20am

Silencing Mashal

Certain sections of society have whipped up sentiments over ‘blasphemous’ social media material. Published Apr 19, 2017 06:56am

From Bhutto to Zardari

Once the most powerful political force in the country, PPP has now fallen into decay. Updated Apr 05, 2017 08:24am

Chief of a phantom army

How can the government now resist the possible demand to contribute troops to the coalition force? Updated Mar 29, 2017 08:31am

A political census

While the census may give a more realistic socioeconomic picture, it could also open a political Pandora’s box. Updated Mar 22, 2017 10:10am

Closing the border

Nothing positive can be achieved by the extreme and thoughtless measure. Updated Mar 15, 2017 08:09am

Militaristic response

It is more important to fight against the ideology that produces terrorists. Updated Mar 01, 2017 08:19am

War of sanctuaries

Cross-border safe havens are major obstacles in the fight against insurgencies and terrorism. Updated Feb 22, 2017 08:49am

Return of the warlord

Hekmatyar’s re-emergence is likely to intensify the power struggle in Afghanistan. Updated Feb 08, 2017 07:37am

Is Pakistan getting ‘Trumped’?

The half-hearted action against the JuD and confinement of its leaders may not satisfy the global community. Updated Feb 01, 2017 10:51am

Media, judge and jury

The fire of bigotry can destroy the entire social fabric. Updated Jan 28, 2017 09:36am

Maverick in the White House

Trump’s odd views on the conduct of US foreign policy are a major cause of apprehension. Published Jan 18, 2017 12:59pm

The Saudi temptation

There is no clarity on how the forces of different Muslim countries, with divergent interests, can work together. Updated Apr 21, 2017 03:36pm