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Wednesday January 19, 2022
Abdul Sattar

  • January 12, 2022

    Rising tensions in Europe

    The writer is a freelance journalistThe specter of a new conflict is haunting millions of people in several parts of Europe after Moscow amassed...

  • January 04, 2022

    The rise of private capital

    The much-vaunted Naya Pakistan Sehat Card initiative has been launched in Punjab with tall claims that it would benefit the underprivileged. Prime...

  • December 15, 2021

    Going beyond notice

    In modern democracies, the state is considered a mother that dotes on its weakest sons and daughters. Social democratic political entities try to...

  • December 11, 2021

    Prudence: the only way forward

    The writer is a freelance journalist.With the US decision of the diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in China, tensions between China and...

  • November 30, 2021

    Can the state do business?

    We are often told that it is not the job of the state to do business. This ‘mantra’ is constantly repeated by pro-free market economists and...

  • November 24, 2021

    Amidst the fifth wave

    The writer is a freelance journalist.A new wave of the coronavirus seems to be gripping Europe, forcing governments across the continent to carry...

  • November 16, 2021

    Culture of impunity

    Many rights activists might have been confused by an unashamed justification offered by the US ruling elite for a March 2019 American air strike on...

  • November 10, 2021

    Lessons for economists

    The writer is a freelance journalist.It is widely believed that a deep knowledge of the past is the key to understanding the present. Perhaps this...

  • November 06, 2021

    The protests the world saw

    Protests and demonstrations take place all over the world. They are considered an important and integral part of the democratic culture and norms of...