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Palestine exposes a vacuum in Pakistan

The crisis in the Middle East is going to further expose the helpless, rudderless, and purposeless nature of Pakistani leadership. Today’s Pakistani social contract is defined, more than anything else,…

Beyond a two-state solution

The recent Israeli airstrikes in the Gaza Strip have once again thrust its horrifying human tragedy into the spotlight – with approximately 2500 Palestinians, including more than 600 children, killed…

Whither Noah’s Ark?

The recent migrant boat disaster off Greece involving hundreds of lives onboard begs to awaken human conscience, if ever there was one. If we can’t build a Noah’s Ark to…

Tragedy in paradise

Kashmir, often referred to as the ‘paradise on earth’, hides a brutal irony beneath its breathtaking natural beauty. The region is marked by human suffering, systematic oppression, and grave human…

Lost dreams

With a rapidly growing population of over 231 million, Pakistan faces increasing challenges arising from a stagnant economy and an uncertain political environment. Limited job prospects, highest-ever inflation, and aggravating…

Suffering in Sudan

THE conflict that erupted between the Sudanese Armed Forces and the Rapid Response Forces is entering its fourth week. The bitter battle between the two sides has led to 48…

An upcoming catastrophe

The recommendations we are going to discuss here may create unrealistic expectations from the authorities as we are stuck with useless governance and running down them for their worthlessness doesn’t…