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Demystifying Political Representation

Demystifying political representation

Political representation is one of the most elusive concepts in political science literature, with many facets and theoretical complexities. Scholars have employed a wide variety of theories and methodologies to…

Raising National Conscience

Raising national conscience

What will it take to raise our conscience and our understanding that there are things that need to be remedied urgently in our country? There is no sign that this…

The March For Science

The march for science

It’s no coincidence that Earth Day, the first anniversary of the signing of the climate agreement and the March for Science are all taking place on the same day, April 22. It is…

The Science Of Living

The science of living

Last week in Lahore was doubly revealing. I joined with a youthful group of entrepreneurs and highly successful forty something(s) over two days of golf in which I was duly…

The Abandonment Of Science

The abandonment of science

The past achievements of prominent Muslims, particularly Muslim scientists, play an important role in the lives of living ones. In schools all over the Muslim world, the achievements of one…

No Rocket Science

No rocket science

ONE good thing to emerge out of Imran Khan’s fury and fulmination over the 2013 elections is that hopefully, the next ones due in 2018 will not be as flawed.…

No Science Culture

No science culture

Pakistan’s first Nobel Laureate, Prof Abdus Salam, constantly lamented our failure to promote science. His contributions to theoretical physics apart, he was a powerful advocate of science and research. For…

Veracity In Emerging Political System

Veracity in emerging political system

What if is a question that everyone is asking? What if the elections do not deliver, what if the next elections leave a lot to be expected? What if and…