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Zaigham Khan
Zaigham Khan

The writer is an anthropologist and development professional.

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  • February 19, 2018

    The limits of populism

    Politics is like alchemy. One wrong ingredient here or there and your life’s work can go up in flames. The smoke from Lodhran shows that Imran...

  • February 12, 2018

    Courts and panchayats

    The people of Pakistan often use courts and the legal system to inflict misery upon their ‘enemies’ – and upon themselves. They resolve most...

  • February 05, 2018

    Nehal Hashmi and the battle of narratives

    Seven months ago, Nehal Hashmi’s foul mouthed speech against the judiciary brought the PML-N into disrepute; but Hashmi’s conviction by the...

  • January 29, 2018

    Dealing with the devil

    We had drawn the image of a beast in our minds. Let’s admit it: we are shocked that Imran Ali does not conform to that image. Child protection...

  • January 22, 2018

    The cursed barn

    It was some Disney animation. Such things happen only in Pakistan and in Disney animations. A rodent living in a barn forms a close bond with an...

  • January 15, 2018

    Our crocodile tears

    When was the last time we debated child welfare and child protection so vigorously? Almost every week, the body of a child who is murdered after...

  • January 01, 2018

    A barren 2017

    A barren, poisonous year is behind us. Or perhaps, it will stay with us, like a broken arrow inside the flesh, spreading toxicity. A new year is in...

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