close
Advertisement
Can't connect right now! retry

add The News to homescreen

tap to bring up your browser menu and select 'Add to homescreen' to pin the The News web app

Got it!

add The News to homescreen

tap to bring up your browser menu and select 'Add to homescreen' to pin the The News web app

Got it!
Ghazi Salahuddin
Ghazi Salahuddin

The writer is a staff member.

  • September 22, 2019

    ‘I want you to panic’

    We are familiar with the drill that is promptly set off by an incident or crime that is shocking and diabolical in its nature, such as the recovery...

  • September 15, 2019

    Prisoners of security

    During our WhatsApp conversation on Monday morning, my elder daughter, who lives in southern California, told me about the Muharram procession she...

  • September 08, 2019

    A penchant for violence

    There is this image of a man sticking his tongue out at us in a mocking, mischievous gesture. I am sure it has stayed in the minds of many of us....

  • September 01, 2019

    Do you know your Jinnah?

    Just a thought, left for me by a friend: when Narendra Modi and his Hindutva warriors are bent on driving secularism out of Indian politics, can we,...

  • August 25, 2019

    An Italian interlude

    A long time ago I had heard this quote, or quip, that Italy is the only Asian country in Europe. It could be a playful comment on the Italian way of...

  • August 06, 2019

    Imran’s Hamletian dilemma

    There surely was a touch of magic in what transpired on the floor of the Senate on Thursday afternoon. There they were, 64 of them standing to be...

  • July 28, 2019

    Dancing with the media

    When Imran Khan became prime minister of Pakistan in August last year, comedian Trevor Noah in his The Daily Show, a popular American late night...