Author Archives: Hasan Aftab Saeed

Hasan Aftab Saeed

Bhutto’s legacy

Forty years on To glorify and fondly remember Zulfikar Ali Bhutto has been fashionable for many years now, especially on and around his birth and death anniversaries. It is customary, on such

Hasan Aftab Saeed

Requiem for neutrality

There’s no such thing as being ‘completely neutral’ There’s this position that is very fashionable in atheistic circles these days. It was probably there all along; but because it appeals to notions

Hasan Aftab Saeed

Literature matters

Why we need more, not less, literature in schools Something that stands out in most interactions one has with people these days is how little they have been exposed to good literature.

Hasan Aftab Saeed

Two religions

A broad survey Followers of the revealed religions – Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, to name the great three – broadly fall into two categories according to their beliefs, regardless of their professed

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The triple-divorce issue

Setting the record straight The Indian Lok Sabha on Thursday passed the so-called triple-talaq bill, making pronouncement of triple-talaq a criminal offence, cognizable and non-bailable with imprisonment and a fine. The bill