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Adnan Randhawa
Adnan Randhawa

The writer is a former diplomat and currently practises law.

  • April 20, 2017

    Reclaiming universities

    What happened to Mashal is the nightmare of almost every right-minded, curious, thoughtful or inquisitive mind in our universities – nay in...

  • March 04, 2017

    The Afghan hat-trick

    The US is fast losing the war in Afghanistan – if it has not already lost. It is, by all means, just a matter of time before Donald Trump...

  • January 21, 2017

    Spiral into corruption

    Corruption has contaminated our society to such an extent that it has become an integral part of our social behaviour and the system in which all of...

  • November 18, 2016

    The mask comes off

    It was not through a coup d’etat. Nor did he land himself into the White House by imposing martial law. It was a largely credible democratic...

  • October 11, 2016

    Kashmir: the case for alternate strategies

    Kashmir is and will remain a flashpoint between India and Pakistan because the powers-that-be of the world wish it to remain so – although it...

  • June 19, 2016

    Back to a bad patch

    Here we go again; we are in a bad patch with the US, our ‘selfish friend’. Many would disagree with this statement as it presupposes...

  • June 03, 2016

    What policy?

    Some recent developments at the international level indicate that our security and foreign policies have again failed. First, the F-16 deal has...

  • April 10, 2016

    Protecting the whistle-blower

    We often hear that good people do exist in the world, and it’s because of them that the world is functional. It’s a common observation...

  • April 05, 2016

    Progressive Pakistan

    Has Pakistan finally set sail towards a bright future? Some recent trends have shown more acceptance for liberal policies and leftist politics,...

  • March 24, 2016

    Course correction

    Long overdue course correction by our state seems to have finally begun, and it encompasses at least three major areas: extremism, India and...