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RETHINKING POWER: Sindh to curtail Rangers’ mandate

Mirroring Punjab’s initiative, the Sindh government has re evaluated the ‘special powers’ given to the paramilitary force in Karachi. Following a spike in incidents

Dereliction of Duty

It was just a few weeks back that a catastrophe in a posh locality in Lahore was dubbed by the government as a generator

Silencing Rational Voices in Pakistan

Despite recent trends in legislation and public opinion, one still assumes, in keeping with the commandments on which the republic was founded, that we

Exterminating terror: Zarb-E-Qalm

At the start of the year, during the International Conference on Language, Literature and Society–attended by poets and writers from Turkey, Iran, Spain, Afghanistan,

A Few Words, and a Voice

Languages are conduits of human heritage, and when a language is lost an entire worldview, knowledge and culture of the people who spoke it