Monthly Archives: September 30, 2014

Pakistan on the precipice

Pakistan on the precipice

Mohammad Zubair-u-din Cleric Tahir Ul Qadri and cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan have brought the political traffic to a standstill in Pakistan. The events unfolding in the volatile country for more than a month now give a feeling that Pakistan, which recently saw the first smooth transition of power since its birth, is still far off from

Kashmir Floods: Indian media fails us, again

Muhammad Zubair-u-din When Indian state of Uttarakhand was caught in the worst ever deluge last year, the focus of media – and rightly so – was pinpointing the failures of the state government and other agencies of the central government so that precious lives are saved. However, priorities and preferences changed when it came to