Is It the Right Time for Putin to Retreat?

The conflict between Ukraine and Russia has led to exhaustion on both sides, with negotiations potentially resulting in a neutral Ukraine.

My Malaysia ordeal shows how religion can fuse with populist nationalism to silence dissent

This article was first published in The conversation on March, 01 2024. I hadn’t expected my book tour in Malaysia to end with a confrontation...

Downside of High Tech

The ongoing global discourse delves into the dual nature of technology, highlighting its positive impact while grappling with emerging risks.

The Rarity of Leaders Like Imran Khan

Imran Khan's charismatic leadership, unwavering devotion, and a mission-driven ethos, sets a transformative standard for Pakistan's future.

Pakistan’s 9 mistakes and the way forward

The author emphasizes the need for national reconciliation, fair elections, and empowering overseas Pakistanis to address these challenges and restore confidence in the country's governance and economy.

The Gaza war is set to spill onto the streets of Western cities

Adding to the increased threat of Gaza-related violence spilling into other parts of or beyond the Middle East, Hezbollah leader Hasan Nasrallah, warned for the second time in a week that Hezbollah would retaliate.

Gaza war calls Middle East de-escalation into question

Human rights groups and journalists reported the arrests of activists in the UAE, Bahrain, and Saudi Arabia who had expressed support for the Palestinians. Others were warned not to.

Beyond Words: Urgent Calls for Global Action in the Face of Climate Crisis

Beyond promises, our planet demands actions—COP28 sparks a rallying cry for measurable steps toward a sustainable future.

The Gaza war calls into question the moral rectitude of Western democracies

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict’s role in undermining the moral backbone and pillars of democracy goes far beyond Western support for Israel in Gaza.

China’s Vital Contribution to Sustainable Development in Pakistan

The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has been a game-changer, initiating a new phase of economic cooperation that has resulted in numerous projects with far-reaching impacts on Pakistan's socio-economic development.

People of Pakistan are beneficiary of CPEC and custodian too

The international community watched with concern as the country grappled with these challenges. However, amid adversity, a transformative initiative was launched that would alter Pakistan's trajectory and usher in a new era of prosperity.

The Judgment that Almost Cost Me My Job

A high-stakes legal battle unfolds as Justice Katju challenges caste-based reservations in the fields of science and technology.