Protesting too much

The MQM needs to openly accept criticism   One is again witnessing the all too familiar drama wherein MQM ministers resign, which is followed by strongly worded statements, noisy protests and walkouts

Are you funding the ISIS?

Who is behind it?   Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Seymour Hersh’s New Yorker article titled, “The Redirection: Is the Administration’s new policy benefiting our enemies in the war on terrorism?”, and quoted by

Paranoid delusions

Paranoid schizophrenia is a chronic mental disorder wherein a person looks quite normal but loses touch with the reality around him/her. Some patients hear voices or sounds that are not really present.

VVIP movement

A video has gone viral on the internet wherein dignified residents of Islamabad are seen protesting against a road blockade during PM’s move to Air Headquarters, Islamabad. Reportedly, PM’s entourage was forced

Mending fences

How things got to this With the Americans wrapping up the Afghan war, drone strikes continuing, and Zarb-e-Azb bringing its own demographic challenges, the relationship with the US remains as dicey as

Slow on the uptake

Still no transformation in the PM Politicians in Pakistan are exceptionally slow at learning, more so in the case of the PML-N leaders. Whatever change seemed to have taken place while passing

White Lies

  Word about a possible Punjab government-PAT truce did the rounds for a while. The Qisas-Diyat provision was coming into play. Dar sb was present, possibly to help with financial niceties. The