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The perils of being a buffer

Is Bhutan a vassal state? By: Amjed Jaaved Speaking at the South Asia conference, Indian defence minister Rajnath Singh said, “India is engaged in conversation with neighbours except one country to develop

Hasan Aftab Saeed

Mere Paas Tum Ho

Some observations regarding its immense popularity Whether you were a fan of the recently concluded Mere Paas Tum Ho, hated its guts or were simply indifferent to it, there’s no denying that

Rabia Ahmed

Extravagant gestures

The PM’s travel raised questions of influence Attendees at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, have in many cases not used commercial airlines or travelled by train to the event. Several

Back to the past

Squandering a great opportunity Candid Corner “If I try to seize this self of which I feel sure, if I try to define and to summarise it, it is nothing but water

M A Niazi

Are things falling apart?

The extension of the Army Chief’s tenure has had unexpected results AT PENPOINT Perhaps the worst thing Water Resources Minister Faisal Vawda could have done was take a boot to a TV