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Action against Hafiz Saeed a cosmetic one?

Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed (Photo: PTI/File)

Pakistan’s move to freeze JuD’s bank accounts and impose a travel ban on its chief Hafiz Saeed appears to be “cosmetic” with an interior ministry official saying the outfit has no bank accounts in the

LeJ founder in death row gets last-min pardon

Authorities in Pakistan’s central Punjab province on Thursday cancelled the hanging of a convicted sectarian militant after the victim’s family pardoned him, officials and a family member said.

We are now in the final stages of this general election. On Thursday, May 7, voters will elect a new Parliament. So far the campaign has been curiously lacklustre and timid.

An unquestionably authentic verdict is fundamental as much for democracy as it is for political parties that win with spectacular success.