Demographic and Political Engineering of Kashmir

On August 5, 2019, the BJP government in India ripped Kashmir of its status of a special entity by abolishing article 370 and 35A of the Indian constitution. This was one of the most significant developments in the history of Kashmir conflict as it completely altered the dynamics of the issue.

Saleem Safi’s obsession with Imran Khan

A twitterati, Asher Bajwa deconstructed all tweets of Saleem Safi since April 2022 to analyze his obsession with targeting Imran Khan and the results speak for themselves.

Dr Moeed Pirzada becomes most retweeted Pakistani journalist

Dr Moeed Pirzada has been the most retweeted Pakistani journalist on Twitter as of June 2022, receiving over 1.2 million retweets, according to a report by G5IO.

PTV anchor fired after he visited Israel

Isareli media channel Haaretz reported that a 15-member delegation of Pakistani expatriates visited Israel. The delegation included American-Pakistanis, British-Pakistani and a Pakistani journalist.

Imaan Mazari-Hazir granted pre-arrest bail in army defamation case

Islamabad High Court granted Imaan Zainab Mazari-Hazir, daughter of former Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari, pre-arrest bail till June 9th in a case filed against her on the charges of "abusing and defaming the senior command of the Pakistan Army".

Op-ed: Innocent children in Pakistan at mercy of lustful men

The vulnerability of Pakistani children Saeed-ur-Rahman, a kid from Landhi, a poor suburban locality of Karachi, was canned on hands by his teacher daily while...

Does law of sedition undermine free speech?

With a crime report registered against the senior politicians of this country under the law of sedition; a controversy arises: whether the law of...

Fauji Cement hosts plantation drive on 14th August!

As a part of Independence Day celebrations, Fauji Cement Jhang Bahtar took an environmentally active step. They hosted the opening ceremony of a plantation...

This is how women should ask for rights

The electronic and social media is flooded with the arguments related to recent women movements. It is not bad to raise voices for the...

NGOs: Difficult relationship with Pakistani state and society?

There has been increased skepticism about the motives and operations of NGOs as they have, over time, moved away from the apolitical civil society...

‘Aurat March’ in Pakistan: Feminists vs Mullahs!

Recently, the sudden escalation and uproar on the topic of feminism in Pakistan and the lionizing of 'aurat (women) march’, got me contemplating about...

Women’s March Fiasco: Diversity is Virtue not Vice!

As a Pakistani ex-pat living in a pluralistic and diverse country like Canada, I am watching the current debate on Women’s Rights in Pakistan...