Tuesday October 19, 2021
Farhan Bokhari
Farhan Bokhari

  • October 05, 2021

    Pandora economy?

    This week’s exposure of Pakistan’s rich harbouring massive wealth in offshore tax havens is neither surprising nor ultimately...

  • September 28, 2021

    Journey from Karbala

    It is a remembrance of the unprecedented Karbala battle between Imam Hussain and the numerically much larger army of Yazid ibne Muawiya. The...

  • September 22, 2021

    Economic bubble?

    As Pakistan witnesses a rising current account deficit, questions surrounding its pace of economic growth and its failure to protect households from...

  • September 08, 2021

    Premature celebration?

    To some in Pakistan, the swift victory of the Taliban across Afghanistan appears more like a significant gain. It is an outcome that for now has...

  • August 25, 2021

    Knee-jerk justice

    By Monday night, the number of suspects arrested in the widely publicized assault on a woman in Lahore’s Greater Iqbal Park on independence day...

  • August 19, 2021

    Ashura: not just a battle

    The memory of the battle of Karbala in southern Iraq almost 1400 years ago has refused to fade away with the passage of time. ‘Ashura’ – the...

  • August 11, 2021

    Remembering Karbala

    The Islamic new year began on Tuesday, as usual on a deeply sombre note. Muharram – the first month of the Islamic calendar – also revives grim...

  • July 28, 2021

    ‘An eerie silence’: Noor’s cries for help remain a mystery

    ISLAMABAD: In the week since Noor Mukadam was brutally killed in a plush Islamabad home, an eerie silence has descended upon the house once at the...

  • July 28, 2021

    Justice for all?

    The hashtag ‘Justice for Noor’ continues to gain traction on Twitter in the wake of Noor Mukadam’s tragic killing in Islamabad, underlining...

  • July 14, 2021

    Cars versus bicycles?

    Are cheaper cars set to revive Pakistan’s ailing economy? The modest reduction in car prices this month may help Pakistan’s automobile industry....