Tuesday, Nov 13, 2018 | Last Update : 08:34 AM IST

Irfan Husain

United Oppn would have given PML-N a harder time

The PML(N) clearly has a powerful motive to make life tough for Prime Minister Imran Khan.

26 Aug 2018 6:27 AM

Why would anybody wish to be PM?

Traditionally, sections of the military establishment have played a major role in formulating Pakistan’s security policy.

15 Jul 2018 12:05 AM

Nawaz remains a force to reckon with

When in power, Sharif virtually ignored Parliament, and relied on family members and a small inner circle to implement questionable policies.

08 Jul 2018 12:47 AM

A hawk-eyed Opposition is a must for free and fair polls

In both Egypt and Algeria, the Islamists were proved right in their denunciation of electoral politics.

18 Jun 2018 12:29 AM

Pressure to win makes players cheat

Smith is currently rated as the best Test batsman in the world, and his absence from the scene would be a great loss to the sport.

01 Apr 2018 12:06 AM

Asma Jahangir: The five-foot giant

No personal tribute to Asma would be complete without a mention of TJ’s supportive role.

18 Feb 2018 4:46 AM

Of politicians and their soothsayers

Ronald Reagan’s wife regularly consulted a Californian syndicated horoscope columnist.

14 Jan 2018 12:40 AM

Who to vote for is the dilemma

While the PPP is no longer a factor in national politics, it still currently has enough seats to play the role of official Opposition.

24 Dec 2017 5:17 AM

Ghosts from Vietnam

More bombs were dropped by the US on Indochina than on Germany and Korea combined.

15 Oct 2017 2:45 AM

A distorted version of faith makes us blind to truth, beauty

The Yogi was the chief priest of the main Hindu temple at Gorakhpur, so one would expect his worldview to be a bit limited.

08 Oct 2017 1:04 AM