COMMENTARIES
Graceful Star: Begum Humyra Saiyid   
A brief encounter with Taliban leader   
Pakistan beyond bombs and beards   
India and Pakistan: The Promise of Peace   
Narendra Modi: Peacemaker or Warmonger?   
Khushwant Singh’s pearls of wisdom   
Malala: a glimmer of hope in divided Pakistan   
Iran Talks augur well for Pakistan   
Sharif's bid for peace with India   
Averting disaster in Syria   
Pakistan: deadly cost of religion in politics   
Why Pakistan is central to Afghan peace   
India and Pakistan back to square one?   
Averting future tensions in Indo-Pak relations   
Combating Renewed Taliban Terrorism   
Remembering Iqbal Haider   
Pakistan’s Afghan outreach campaign   
Malala unites Pakistanis against Taliban   
Is US-Pakistan Strategic Dialogue back on track?   
India's crimes in Kashmir   
Do sanctions prevent terrorism?   
Pakistan at 65   
NATO’s ‘irreversible’ exit from Afghanistan   
Time to demilitarize Siachen glacier   
Pakistan on the brink?   
Too precious to compromise   
The seeds of a green spring   
Waning trend of Taliban terror   
Cost of conflict over Iran   
Benazir Bhutto’s populist legacy   
Pakistan and NATO: Point of No Return?   
Book Review: Ghosts of Afghanistan   
Afghanistan-India Strategic Partnership   
Rescuing Pakistani-American Relations   
Time for Closure on 9/11 and Its Deadly Legacy   
In Libya, the End of an Era   
Extending Democracy to Pakistan's Tribal Areas   
Rethinking Social Media's Role after UK Riots   
Monstrous Face of Europe’s Far-Right   
Uncovering the truth about Srebrenica Genocide   
Obama’s Troop Cuts: Too Little, Too Early?   
Pakistan: Crisis State, Resilient Nation   
The World after Bin Laden   
Stalemate over Libya   
Cricket Diplomacy   
Western paradox over Arabian revolutions   
MENA: History in the Making   
Winds of Change in the Arab World   
Salman Taseer: Death and Its Danger   
Remembering Benazir Bhutto   
Pipeline Politics   
Limiting the Damage from Wikileaks   
The Age of Whistleblowers   
SCO and Regionalism in Central Asia   
Strategic Dialogue: The Third Round   
Preserving Partnership against Terrorism   
Tit for Tat? Militant Response to NATO Incursions   
Kashmir: Moment of Truth   
Flashpoint Kashmir   
Terror amid Calamity   
Opportunity in Disaster   
Caught between Flood and Terror   
Worsening Turmoil in Disputed Kashmir   
Reflections on Hillary Clinton’s Visit   
Renewed Hope for Indo-Pak Peace   
Critical Choice: Pakistan’s Quest for Energy   
Kyrgyzstan: Political Roots of Ethnic Crisis   
Following up on US-Pak Strategic Dialogue   
Israeli Crime and Its Consequences   
North Waziristan Operation   
Radicalization of Faisal Shahzad   
Terrorism's Never Ending Story   
SAARC: Fostering Regionalism in South Asia   
Pak Credibility Rests on Benazir Murder Probe   
Global Nuclear Security Summit: A Milestone   
Democracy takes roots in Pakistan   
Damned if you do, damned if you don’t   
Regional Solution to Afghan Conflict   
Karzai's Visit: Cooperating for a Cause   
Keeping Indo-Pak rivalry out of Afghanistan   
Barack Obama: high ambitions, harsh realities   
In AfPak strategy, Pakistan-US interests coincide   
Nagorno Karabakh: The Conflict of Caucasia   
Lessons from the Saudi Fight against Terror   
Does Bin Laden ‘Dead or Alive’ matter anymore?   
Holbrooke’s Daunting Mission in South Asia   
The Bhutto Legacy   
In Memory of Benazir Bhutto   
Compromise on Climate Change   
Ulemas Join Pakistan's Fight against Terrorism   
Prospects of the New Afghan War Strategy   
Kashmir: Border Controversy and the China Factor   
Democracy Delivers in Pakistan's Himalayas   
Obama’s Moment of Truth   
Pakistan-US Strategic Partnership   
What Terrorists Want   
Taliban on the Warpath   
Course of Action after the Terrorist Attack on GHQ   
Final Showdown: Security Operation in South Waziristan   
Kerry-Lugar Bill: Separating Fact from Fiction   
Muslim Khan: A Taliban Celebrity in the Dock   
Why Karzai’s victory is crucial for Afghan peace   
Empowering Northern Areas without Jeopardizing Kashmir   
The Ghost of Partition Still Haunts India   
Staying the Course, despite Indian Irritant   
With Baitullah Gone, What Lies Ahead for Taliban   
The Hunt for Pakistan's 'Most Wanted Terrorist'   
For Whom the Bell Tolls: Protecting Pakistan's Christian Minority   
Preventing the Unthinkable: Mass Murder by Extremists   
In Pakistan, the Tide Finally Turns against Taliban   
The Ayatollah's Fall from Grace   
India and Pakistan must Combat Terrorism Together   
Army Operation in Swat: Turning Calamity into Opportunity   
Beyond Unilateralism: Rethinking World Order   
Pakistan Army's Offensive to ‘Eliminate’ Taliban   
The Great Deception: Taliban Jihad's Wahhabi Roots   
The Great Deception: Reincarnation of a Martyr   
Pakistan’s Window of Opportunity   
Reconciliation for Survival   
Climax of Terror   
Obama Policy: Change or Continuity?   
Tribute to Benazir Bhutto   
How can NATO succeed in Afghanistan?   
Why resolving Kashmir conflict is important   
Can Holbrooke make a difference?   
President Obama’s Greatest Challenge   
Nuclear Responsibility   
Palestinian Tragedy   
Benazir Bhutto: Tribute to a Great Leader   
Aftermath of Mumbai Attacks   
India Must Act Responsibly amid the War on Terror   
The Importance Inter-Faith Dialogue   
Recalling Our Pioneers: Dr Afzal Iqbal   
Why Obama’s victory is important for Pakistan   
Dialogue with Taliban Emerges as an Attractive Option   
Waging War amid Economic Woes   
The Battle for Pakistan   
Talking Peace with Taliban   
Gearing up Fight against Terrorism after Marriott Attack   
Strategic Choice: Combating Taliban Threat in FATA   
Pakistan's New President Faces an Uphill Task   
Ahmad Faraz: The Death of a Legend   
Why Pakistan Needs to Go beyond Musharraf   
Bringing the Butcher of Bosnia to Justice   
Barack Obama's Mission Afghanistan   
A Critique on Ahmed Rashid’s ‘Descent into Chaos’   
Why Islam Forbids Terrorism   
‘Hot Pursuit’ Threat to Jeopardize Pakistan’s ‘Peace Deals’ with Militants   
Danish Embassy Bombing: Terrorist Response to Blasphemous Act?   
Bridging the Gap between Islamic Theory and ‘Muslim’ Practice   
Repenting and Recanting Religious Radicalism   
Combating Terrorism beyond Bush, Karzai and Musharraf   
Pakistan’s Foreign Policy under the New Regime   
FATA: From Mullah to Malik and Beyond   
Muslim-on-Muslim Violence   
Making ‘War on Terror Pakistan’s “Own War”   
Renewed Hope for Peace Settlement in Cyprus   
Benazir’s Call for Reconciliation between ‘Islam and the West’   
Safeguarding Sovereignty while Tackling Terrorism   
Musharraf’s ‘Charm Offensive’ in Europe   
Desperate Musharraf turns anti-American?   
Who will Prevail in the Battle for Pakistan?   
Karen Armstrong on Islam's Pluralist Tradition   
Musharraf’s Future