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Babar Sattar
Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Would Axact’s alleged relationship with fake universities have been as big a scandal for Pakistani media had Axact not been the sponsor of Bol TV? Would it have been as big a story for our honour brigade had the country ...
 
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Saturday, May 16, 2015
Babar Sattar
Legal eye Let’s assume that spy agencies of all enemy countries are sponsoring terror in Pakistan. If we have credible evidence of their involvement, we must present it before the world and bring pressure to bear on them. But ...
Saturday, July 20, 2013
Babar Sattar
Legal eye The writer is a lawyer based in Islamabad. If you blame the army chief and the DG ISI for the OBL ignominy, aren’t you in fact helping the Indians and the Americans who’d like to weaken our army and the ISI? If you ...
Sunday, July 14, 2013
Babar Sattar
Legal eye Part II The principles that must underlie an anti-terror policy are simple: proactive eradication of the jihadi project by the state; permanently abandoning the use of non-state actors in pursuit of national security ...
Saturday, July 13, 2013
Babar Sattar
Part - I Legal eye The writer is a lawyer based in Islamabad. Should we talk to terrorists or fight them? Should we oppose drones or support their selective use? It is time to move beyond these misconceived either/or ...
Saturday, July 06, 2013
Babar Sattar
Legal eye The writer is a lawyer based in Islamabad. PML-N stalwarts declared immediately after the election that the ruling party’s top three priorities would be the economy, the economy and the economy. One hopes that two ...
Saturday, June 29, 2013
Babar Sattar
Legal eye The writer is a lawyer based in Islamabad. Here’s an old Punjabi joke. A farmer was watching a fellow farmer plough his farm. After a while they had a little conversation. Farmer 1 (the bystander) to Farmer 2, ...
Saturday, June 22, 2013
Babar Sattar
Legal eye The writer is a lawyer based in Islamabad. Our Musharraf problem is much larger than the person of General Musharraf. The debate might be framed in terms of meting out justice to a dictator or protecting the due ...
Saturday, June 15, 2013
Babar Sattar
Legal eye The writer is a lawyer based in Islamabad. It was recently reported in this paper that the federal tax ombudsman issued a warrant for the arrest of the auditor general of Pakistan. The tax ombudsman was constrained to ...
Saturday, June 08, 2013
Babar Sattar
Legal eye The writer is a lawyer based in Islamabad. As we relish the PML-N’s honeymoon moment, flirt with the possibility of a transformed Nawaz Sharif and celebrate democracy’s ability to light a candle in pitch dark ...
Saturday, May 25, 2013
Babar Sattar
Legal eye The writer is a lawyer based in Islamabad. Can there be anything more tragic than a Muslim killing a Muslim in the name of Islam? Can there be anything more abominable than a citizen killing a fellow citizen in the ...
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