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End of chaos?

WRITING about our national chaos in my last piece, I had said that one side would nix the other to end the chaos soon. But even I am amazed at…

Descent into chaos

The brutal and barbaric manner Imran Khan was arrested is a reprehensible act which would forever remain beyond the realm of lawful and decent description. It is not a case…

Clarity in a time of chaos

The presser by the ISI chief and the DG ISPR was held on Oct 27, 2022 – exactly 64 years after the first military takeover of Pakistan by General Ayub…

Imran Khan’s march to chaos

THE country seems to be heading towards political confrontation following the government’s decision to ban the PTI march on Islamabad. Crackdowns on the opposition leaders and the sealing of the capital have created…

Agents of chaos

Honduras’s military has grown. Defense spending for 2019 grew by 5.3 percent; troop numbers almost doubled. For Hernández, according to one commentator, “militarism has been his right arm for continuing…

Chaos junkies

This past Wednesday, millions of Pakistani viewers tuned in to the umpteenth episode of the longest running drama on television; the Sharif family’s trials and tribulations. The Islamabad High Court’s…

Immigration Chaos

Immigration chaos

If you scan the Internet for immigration-related news stories following the Trump administration’s May 7 announcement of its ‘zero tolerance’ border policy, you’ll find the word ‘chaos’ coming up time…

Decentralised Chaos

Decentralised chaos

It is a great sight: Pakistan and Afghanistan security kingpins sitting together trying to iron out differences. Even better is to hear Abdullah Abdullah, Kabul’s significant co-sharer of power with…