Author Archives: Yasmeen Aftab Ali


Yasmeen Aftab Ali

Death of integrity

Without exonerating culprits, we need to ask ourselves a question: Do we possess the integrity we demand of our politicians?   We lament the increasing lack of integrity in our leaders. From


Yasmeen Aftab Ali

Whither rule of law?

Its absence makes a society intolerant and unjust   Legally, the rule of law requires ‘the government to exercise its authority under the law’.This requirement is sometimes explained with the phrase ‘no


Yasmeen Aftab Ali

Redefining Pakistan

There’s need to do it super-fast    Jinnah’s speech of August 11, 1947 printed by most dailies was a censored version released. Resultantly, to date there remains confusion whether Jinnah wanted Pakistan


Yasmeen Aftab Ali

Pawns of terrorism

When proxies turn on their masters    The Westgate mall siege in Nairobi taking lives of 72 people including six security personnel and five militants sharply brought to focus the rise of

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