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Zainul Abedin
Zainul Abedin

  • January 19, 2020

    Imagine a boot

    Mr Vawda essentially made two points as he displayed boot fetishism. Like any fetishist, he loves the mysterious powers the object of his adulation...

  • July 28, 2017

    News Analysis: Devil's advocate or lethal weapon?

    Chaudhry Nisar has suddenly come to represent, for himself and for some media commentators, all that is good but becoming extinct in our politics....

  • July 15, 2017

    The Panama drama: an unabashedly political view

    News Analysis If they must go down, the PML-N and the Sharifs are not going down without a fight. They cannot afford to. The contours of this fight...

  • February 05, 2017

    Freedom vs freedom

    Reproduced below are parts of two much longer articles published in May 2014. The articles were of a series written in the context of the shooting...

  • April 30, 2016

    Umberto Eco, Brother William and a thief

    "Everywhere I have sought peace and not found it, except in a corner with a book." — Thomas Kempis Book thieves are cruel bastards. I...

  • April 30, 2016

    Umberto Eco, Brother William and a thief

    "Everywhere I have sought peace and not found it, except in a corner with a book." — Thomas Kempis Book thieves are cruel bastards. I...

  • May 25, 2014

    The Media’s escape from freedom

    The human conditionFreedom of the media was a gift from the warrior clan to the shudras scavengi

  • May 18, 2014

    The moment of a media man

    The human conditionBoth in misery and maturity Pakistan has progressed too far for patriotism on

  • May 11, 2014

    The radical kind of love

    The human conditionUnder the strains of revolutionary life, Sukhdev, the cold strategist of revo

  • May 04, 2014

    The soul's spokesman

    The hunger strike started by Bhagat in Mianwali Jail became a saga of heroic resistance in the Lahor