Home Tags Dawn news

Tag: dawn news

Countering the Indian threat By Zahid Hussain

0
FOREIGN MINISTER Shah Mahmood Qureshi has yet again warned of an Indian plan to launch a “surgical strike” on Pakistan. It is not...

Approaching a dead end By Zahid Hussain

0
FRENCH writer Georges Bernanos once said: “The worst, the most corrupting of lies are problems poorly stated.” His observation applies well to the ongoing...

Politics in times of pandemic By Zahid Hussain

0
WHILE the deadly pandemic devours more lives and the number of infectious cases surges, the ongoing political power game is becoming more vicious....

Dangerous stand-off By Zahid Hussain

0
FIRST there was a clampdown and then a retreat. The panicky response to the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) rally in Multan this week...

No change in Afghan policy By Zahid Hussain

0
BILLED as one of the most momentous presidential elections in American history, the outcome of the 2020 race will have far-reaching implications for the...

Paucity of leadership By Zahid Hussain

0
POLITICS in Pakistan moves in circles, with no prospect of change. The actors remain the same, only their roles change. The paucity of leadership...

Autumn of discontent By Zahid Hussain

0
THE recent leaks about the army chief’s meetings with politicians have generated a maelstrom. There have been some collective interactions with the political...

Pitfalls after the MPC By Zahid Hussain

0
THERE may be nothing in Nawaz Sharif’s ‘no-holds-barred’ address from London to Sunday’s multiparty conclave in Islamabad that he has not said before....

Of crime and punishment By Zahid Hussain

0
IT was a crime most heinous. The incident happened not very far from Lahore city on the motorway and not in some desolate backwaters....

Battle for Karachi By Zahid Hussain

0
IT may not be mission impossible but is certainly a massive challenge to transform a battered megalopolis. It’s not just the matter of fixing...