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!
Zaigham Khan
Zaigham Khan

The writer is an anthropologist and development professional.

  • November 12, 2018

    The politics of demonisation

    The PTI government has raised the game of the demonisation of political opponents to another level. Last week, Minister of State for Interior...

  • November 05, 2018

    The day of the TLP

    If there is one politician in Pakistan who can claim to have read and understood Sun Tzu, it is Allama Khadim Hussain Rizvi. He laid siege to the...

  • October 22, 2018

    The road to South Punjab

    With one month more to go, the PTI government is under tremendous pressure to show some progress on its 100-day agenda. As one of the big-ticket...

  • October 15, 2018

    The promise of new and shiny housing

    This project can be a real beauty. Its real charm lies in the scale of its ambition. Even if the government is able to hit 25 percent of the target,...

  • October 08, 2018

    The Bangladesh model

    Two weeks ago, while speaking on a television show, I demanded the PTI to turn Pakistan into a Bangladesh before transforming us into a...

  • October 01, 2018

    Can the PTI bell the cat?

    For decades, governments in Pakistan have ensured the status quo by postponing and avoiding difficult decisions. The default no-action, no-change...

  • September 17, 2018

    The messiah and the leper

    Why is the PTI behaving like a child who has just stolen his father’s car-keys and is trying to make sense of the gear stick and pedals? Hasn’t...