The writer is executive editor of Geo TV, Pakistan
Dina Wadia wrote a letter to Indian prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh in 2007, in which she said, “It is now almost 60 years since my father’s death and I have been deprived of my house where I grew up and lived until I married. I request you return it to me”.
Many Pakistanis believe that the presence of international players is, really, a defeat not only for the BCCI or the Narendra Modi government which has laid down the very tough condition of an end to terrorism before any people-to-people ties can be resumed, but also for the people of India
Gauri Lankesh received three bullets in her body and died. I got seven bullets, but survived. I know I'm really lucky to be alive. Gauri's terrible death made me search for other similarities -- perhaps, I want her friends and family, my readers, anyone, someone, to know that I understand the pain and the grief and the anger, all twisted into one emotion, that follows when Death comes calling.
Musharraf was allowed to leave Pakistan again in 2016 by the Nawaz Sharif government and the PPP remained silent. The anti-terror court summoned Musharraf many times to appear but he never appeared
70 years of Partition: It took me many years to understand why my mother had been crying that night in 1971. She had heard stories of killings and kidnappings in the former East Pakistan, which had triggered that awful memory she had tried to repress ever since she was a child
Soon after Kargil and just before the1999 coup, Pervez Musharraf praised Shahbaz Sharif again and again and said “(He) is very intelligent and hardworking, he should move to Islamabad as Foreign Minister.”
The release of CIA operator Raymond Davis’ book on how and why he killed three Pakistani men in 2011 comes at a time when the US is asking Pakistan to “do more” in Afghanistan
The US terrorist declaration against Salahuddin is a diplomatic win for India. But it will not create any problems for Pir sahib. He isn’t interested in visiting the US or having assets there
Imagine an Indian cricket team playing a match in Lahore. Imagine India winning a match in Karachi. India may or may not defeat Pakistan. But India will defeat its fear of terrorism.
Media faces severe fire in many countries. Protecting those who question power is vital
If Indian and Pakistani leaders pass this test, they can go much further
An attempt on my life last year in Pakistan made me a hero for a powerless majority.
Today, the world stands with Pakistan. This is its moment to change.
Imran Khan had to reschedule his plan to shut down Pakistan on December 16.
Pakistan and India need to acknowledge their shared stakes in peace in Afghanistan.