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Ghazi Salahuddin
Ghazi Salahuddin

The writer is a staff member.

  • July 22, 2018

    Will the caged bird sing?

    And now we are about there, holding our breath and looking before and after. While the polling starts on Wednesday morning, there has to be a...

  • July 15, 2018

    Landings and take-offs

    A Friday the 13th it was; made more ominous by a partial solar eclipse. And this Friday the 13th was attended by momentous events that are bound to...

  • July 08, 2018

    A new ball game

    In some ways, it was a judgment foretold. But it still came as a shock. And emotions were raised by the excruciatingly long suspense during the long...

  • July 01, 2018

    Stories around ‘electables’

    It is likely that you have seen a video of a young woman going ecstatic about the news she had just heard. Her name is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. She...

  • June 10, 2018

    Let’s whistle a happy tune

    Let me begin with a confession: when I make an attempt to make sense of what is happening on the national scene, I get very confused. And very...

  • June 04, 2018

    Terms of fairness

    Last week was certainly momentous week, with the culmination of an elected government’s constitutional term in office and the formal installation...

  • May 27, 2018

    The illusion of democracy

    Can you imagine Nawaz Sharif and Imran Khan coming together, in a not too distant a future, to write about democracy’s travails in Pakistan? The...