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Kamal Siddiqi



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Crimes against women on rise

The incidents of rape in Lahore may have risen over the past couple of years. Some of these incidents were highlighted by the media, most have not been ...

There isn't enough anger

A most worrisome development in recent months has been the rise in violence against women in Balochistan. Last month, two men on a motorcycle sprayed acid using syringes on two teenage girls...

Trouble in the air

One would have expected prime minister Nawaz Sharif to have acted to improve the situation, not make it worse...

Private good, public bad

Whether it is Pakistan Steel, Railways, PIA or even the Civil Aviation Authority, one can only wish that they get their act together...

Corruption neck-deep in Pakistan

Possibly, the time has come to take a long and hard look at how government is run and take the bull by the horns...

Moving towards peace

That Pakistan is going through tough times we all know. What the government and people are doing about this, we are yet to find out. At this stage, it seems for most people that it's business as usual...

Some vital lessons unlearnt

There are some similarities between the attack on the PNS Mehran Base in May 2011 and the one on Karachi Airport earlier this month. For one, both attacks took place on a Sunday, when security is more...

Rise of the new pharaoh

Egypt has come full circle with the swearing-in of former army chief Abdel Fattah Al Sisi as president. Those who fought for a free Egypt have been silenced. ...

Killing at will is the order of the day

One wonders why so many policemen were at the disposal of the son of a middle-ranking police official. And why were they attacking the house of a private citizen without any justification...

Write and the wrong

In my experience, most mistakes made by journalists while reporting on a particular subject come from ignorance and not ill-intent. ...

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