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Iftekhar A Khan
Iftekhar A Khan

The writer is a freelance columnist based in Lahore.

  • August 03, 2017

    Fleeting moments: Ending in a whimper

    It began with a roar and ended in a whimper. The Godfather thing – big money behind big crime – and the failure to declare an expected...

  • July 25, 2017

    Children of a lesser god

    The inhuman treatment meted out to domestic helpers – young boys and girls – by affluent members of our society is entirely...

  • July 06, 2017

    The rise of Eurasia

    Fleeting moments Two summit conferences – one in Beijing and another in Saudi Arabia – were held in May. While US President Donald...

  • June 21, 2017

    The election season

    Fleeting moments The seasons don’t change abruptly. The changes come slowly and gradually. Migratory birds are the first to smell the change...

  • May 13, 2017

    Only ten billion?

    Fleeting moments PTI chief Imran Khan thinks big. When he dreams about his future, it’s nothing less than the premiership of the country....

  • May 04, 2017

    The silence of the left

    Fleeting moments Before Donald Trump completed his 100 days in office, he ordered to fire salvos into the distant wars that the imperial power...

  • April 22, 2017

    Plunged in darkness

    Fleeting moments In April, an early spell of heatwave flattened the tall claims of the government that loadshedding was to be eradicated. The...