Author Archives: Dr Farid A Malik

Dr Farid A Malik

Mujhe kyun ugaya?

Safeguarding the garden Why was I grown and nourished? Mian Muhammed Nawaz Sharif, the three-time prime minister, should be asking this question. Pakistan Today on November 8, 2017 printed a cartoon with this query.

Dr Farid A Malik

How elections are stolen

A weak election commission can never execute free and fair elections Those who cast ballots change nothing Those who count them change everything   The ‘Bolshevik or Soviet Revolution’ is being discussed

Dr Farid A Malik

Back to 1970?

Enemeies and electoral decisions   The memory of the first and only free and fair elections of 1970 are etched in my mind. After toppling the dictatorship of Ayub Khan, we the

Dr Farid A Malik

Berries in the belly

There are times we must be grateful for those odd old sayings   Proverbs in Punjabi language are meaningful, direct, to the point and lesson orientated. Carrots and berries are extensively consumed

Heal thyself

We need hospitals, not graveyards Someone has convinced the ‘Khadim-e-Aala’ that the city of Lahore has a serious crisis of burying their dead. These days he is seen inaugurating graveyards with great