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Columns

Laws to protect children must be gender-neutral

The hastily-drafted ordinance had several shortcomings which have been pointed out by activists.

01 Aug 2018 12:22 AM

NRC fears, bigotry may lead to wider N-E strife

Even the faith that is supposed to unify the country is subject to many regional and sectarian variations.

31 Jul 2018 12:06 AM

Imran’s test: To resist China, US pressure & keep generals happy

The issue of non-state actors can be another irritant in the new government’s relationship with China.

31 Jul 2018 12:05 AM

PM Imran may be more secure than he looks now

A single-party majority in the National Assembly is near bulletproof constitutionally.

30 Jul 2018 12:08 AM

Why dalit vote is vital for both Congress and BSP

The simple fact is that the BSP is not yet a pan-Indian dalit party.

30 Jul 2018 12:08 AM

Lutyens’ elite and English apartheid

English has, for historical reasons, become a language spoken by a great many people in the world.

29 Jul 2018 6:36 AM

Rahul’s image makeover & Opposition’s federal meet

Banerjee has announced plans to hold a federal rally in Kolkata next January for which she is inviting leaders of all regional parties.

29 Jul 2018 12:03 AM

Rahul, Maya, Mamata: Pre-2019 dance begins

Rahul Gandhi said that the Congress was willing to back anyone as Prime Minister provided the person was not supported by the RSS.

28 Jul 2018 2:39 AM

Can Punjab come out of the Zia era?

The PTI is often described as a get-together of aspiring politicians who first emerged during Gen. Musharraf’s rule.

28 Jul 2018 2:38 AM

Hard times lie ahead for Pak: Acrimony will not go away

The suicide bombing in Quetta, in which more than 30 people died, and the killing of an activist in Swabi, could only be unreservedly condemned.

27 Jul 2018 12:26 AM