Author Archives: Syed Kaswar Gardezi

Syed Kaswar Gardezi

Democracy wins

Democratic supremacy has been established in the country 10 years and two successive tenures later, Pakistan acclaims another win for democracy. Marred by rumors of potential coups or even dismissal of an

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Terrorism defined

It’s not terrorism when Israel does it, is it? The word ‘terrorism’ is subject to interpretation for different people. Some label every act of violence directed towards a group of people as

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Iqama Ltd

Who remains at fault? Less than a year after the ‘landmark’ judgement disqualifying Nawaz Sharif was rendered, another one of his closest aides has been sent packing in the same humiliating manner.

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The untouchable

As always! A lot has been said about military dictators in the recent past. With some extending support and the others opposing dictatorship, Pakistan has had its fair share of military rulers

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Mob justice

Who is responsible? In our society taking the law into one’s own hands is a common phenomenon which graces us with its presence every now and then. History notes a significant number

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Justice for all

Change around the corner? Following a considerable interval, the special court constituted to prosecute General Musharraf is back in play. Despite having declared Musharraf an absconder in the case, the special court

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The ides of March

Stumbling along? The hustle bustle over the weekend, finally, culminated as results of the senate elections surfaced. Saturday night turned into a night of celebration for some and a state of fury

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The lone warrior

The deadline is not a victory, it’s a major cause for concern The foreign minister’s tweet circumvented through the hearts of our countrymen as a declaration of victory. The 3-month deadline extended

The election rhetoric

Nawaz and his contemptuous narrative With months left before the country goes to polls, the political arena is quite hot with activity. Almost every political party is active one way or the