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Sunday February 05, 2023
Mir Adnan Aziz

  • January 02, 2023

    Our disastrous year

    “After the spring of investigations comes the darkness of vendettas. We diagnosed an illness but they treated us instead of the sickness. If you...

  • December 20, 2022

    India: a rogue state

    A rogue state is defined as one that is repressive within and aggressive towards its neighbours. It supports and sponsors terrorism, has WMDs and is...

  • November 29, 2022

    Unity in diversity

    Every four years, the football world cup brings the world together. The euphoric bond transcends religious, ideological, political and time...

  • November 18, 2022

    An infernal island

    The Guantanamo Bay detention centre remains a sordid emblem of torture, indefinite incarceration and gross human right violations. The Presidential...

  • October 26, 2022

    The affluenza contagion

    Rule of law is a cornerstone of democracy. It is also a foolproof safeguard against selective justice or certain groups and individuals meting out...

  • September 16, 2022

    The king’s burden

    The 70-year reign of Queen Elizabeth II culminated with her transition at her beloved abode, the Balmoral Castle in the Scottish Highlands. Queen...

  • June 04, 2022

    Upending the power elite

    The year 46 BC consisted of 445 days; it was the longest one in history. Such anomalies were a common feature in the Roman calendar.The greatest...

  • April 28, 2022

    Modi’s road to genocide

    Genocides are preceded by incitement and indoctrination through widely disseminated hate propaganda. Theologian and philosopher Abraham Heschel...

  • April 02, 2022

    Governing the governors

    On July 6, 1808 King Joseph of Spain unveiled a constitution. It allowed peasants to retain their harvests, an independent judiciary and abolition...

  • March 24, 2022

    The non-white’s burden

    “Your new-caught, sullen peoples, half devil and half child, take up the white man’s burden”. These lines are from a Rudyard Kipling poem...