Population boom

This problem must be acknowledged By: Hamza Naveed Thomas Robert Malthus was a world-renowned demographer of his time. In 1798 he wrote his masterpiece ‘An Essay on Principle of Population’ and spoke

Hasan Aftab Saeed

On istikharah

And the misconceptions surrounding it The other day, Mufti Kifayatullah of JUI-F let it slip on live TV, during an altercation with anchor Yashfeen Jamal, that as per his istikharah Maulana Fazlur

Syed Kaswar Gardezi

A judicial test

The need for calm in a turbulent case For the past few weeks, the Supreme Court remains huddled to deliberate upon the constitutional petitions filed by Mr Justice Qazi Faeez Isa as

Arif Nizami

Thwarting the ‘Azadi March’

By gagging the media? As the deadline for Maulana Fazlur Rehman’s March fast approaches, battle lines are being clearly drawn. Despite Prime Minister Imran Khan forming a committee headed by defence minister


Where the problem resides

The old CSP wants to control the police By Syed Usama Shirazi Bureaucracy is the hand of any government. Without an efficient and effective bureaucracy, no government can convert its vision into

The dialectics of the baton charge

Candid Corner False, fabricated and delusional narratives riding the waves “Possibly the most debilitating deception of all is to create a god of my own making, fool myself into believing that this


The business of tutoring

It’s an extra burden on students By Fawad Ali The mantra of Educational Reform has always been a part of our rhetorical political discourse. Much has been talked about corporal punishment, revamping