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Benazir’s Reconciliation Policy

Benazir’s reconciliation policy

The history of mankind is flooded with horrible and dreadful incidents of which certain incidents that were the manifest of man's gallantry inundated the pages of history with blood of…

Benazir’s Death: Neurosurgical Opinion

Benazir’s death: Neurosurgical opinion

Available evidence indicates that Benazir Bhutto died of excessive loss of blood from a torn scalp artery and not from brain damage and that her death was preventable. Since the…

Benazir Days

Benazir days

It was unparalleled. At age 35, when she took oath of office as elected prime minister of Pakistan, Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto scored several ‘firsts’. She became not only the first…

Remembering Benazir

Remembering Benazir

December 27, 2012 marks the fifth death anniversary of Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto, the great visionary leader, who resisted with great courage the agenda of neo-colonial forces - pushing Pakistan to…

Paying Lip Service To The Legacy Of Benazir

Paying lip service to the legacy of Benazir

PAKISTAN has just completed one full year without Benazir Bhutto. Until that fateful moment of December 27, 2007 –– when she was callously murdered outside Rawalpindi’s Liaquat Bagh, a murder…

Jump for humanity

After winning the national election, when Mohtarma Aseefa Bhutto Zardari reached the National Assembly to take oath, for a moment everyone felt that Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Shaheed had entered parliament.…

Capital suggestion: Privatizing PIA

There isn't a company like Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) – anywhere in the world. There isn’t a company that has accumulated liabilities of Rs830 billion and total assets of Rs171…

The corrosion of a republic

The corrosion of a republic isn’t an event. It is a process. It isn’t a partisan affair. It is wholesale. It is never limited or contained. It is large scale…

Another February general election

Throughout my life, I have sought to avoid dignifying the indefensible. Attacks on the families of public figures are broadly in this domain – though there can be legitimate exceptions.…

What should Pakistan do? ( Part – III )

Yet another finance minister walks into Q Block, facing the challenge of finalizing an IMF bailout package as his priority. When power was handed over to Benazir Bhutto after the…