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Dr Naazir Mahmood
Dr Naazir Mahmood

The writer holds a PhD from the University of Birmingham, UK and works in Islamabad.

  • September 09, 2017

    The Rohingya struggle

    On the border between Bangladesh and Myanmar , thousands of Rohingya Muslims are stranded in wretched conditions. But the silence from the Nobel...

  • September 02, 2017

    The guru’s patronage

    Finally, the Guru has been sentenced to 20 years in prison on charges of raping two of his devotees. Earlier, when the Haryana Court convicted him...

  • August 26, 2017

    A pretext for control

    The two nationalist Mahmoods have no relations with this writer. But the points that they have raised recently make a lot of sense and need to be...

  • August 19, 2017

    Test case for journalists and the judiciary

    In a dramatic move on August 16, the Larkana Bench of the Sindh High Court has overturned the death sentence awarded to Faisal Mehmood alias Mota, a...

  • August 12, 2017

    Remembering Jeanne Moreau

    With too much being written about politics, a diversion is in order this weekend. The death of Jeanne Moreau last week gave many an excuse to watch...

  • August 06, 2017

    Moving beyond the family

    After the controversial decision of the Supreme Court to remove Nawaz Sharif, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has been elected as the new prime minister with a...

  • July 30, 2017

    A most harmful loyalty

    Being an interior minister in any government is not an easy task – that is, if you take it seriously. Thursday’s press conference by...