Liquid of life

Worldwide ‘stress’ and ‘scarcity’ of water Itself enduring water rationing nowadays, Brazil is hosting the World Water Forum attended by 15 heads of state and government along with 300 mayors and experts.

Waqas A Khan

The Mars mission

Fact or fiction? The Mars expedition, otherwise popular as the human mission to Mars, has been a subject of Sci-Fi since long. Many movies have been made depicting the human landings on

A crucial shift

A one-time affair or a new approach? At the Sangla Hill rally Nawaz Sharif and Maryam turned their guns at the PTI and PPP calling both parties two sides of the same

The sounder strategy

PTI should review rigid stance on PPP electoral alliance The recent Senate Chairman election paid rich dividends for the apparently one-time-only PPP-PTI partnership, though the PTI still felt obliged to present oblique

Hasan Aftab Saeed

Syed Zaid Zaman Hamid

A fond tribute I Syed Zaid Zaman Hamid hardly needs an introduction. The quintessence of multidimensionality (senior analyst, leading intellectual, reformer, man of letters, orator, Islam’s Renaissance – and Re-Renaissance – man,

Syed Kaswar Gardezi

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

The Afghan endgame

Pakistan’s move Considering the way pieces are moving on the AfPak chessboard, and beyond, it seems a combination that will force an endgame agreeable to all principal parties might finally be on