Human rights challenges

Stocktaking and reporting to the people of the country about progressions  or regressions in different sectors has not become a norm despite our tall claims about strengthening of democratic system in Pakistan. It is particularly so in the area of Human Rights where unfortunately the state itself remains the main…

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Peshawar bleeds again

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March 16 terrorist attack in Peshawar, targeting a bus carrying government employs, killed 17 persons. Peshawar saw yet another blood bath and horrible scenes were witnessed as the rescue worker cut through the mangled heap of iron of the decimated bus to take dead bodies and wounded passengers out of…

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The forgotten FATA

Mainstreaming FATA was one of the most important points in the twenty points program of National Action Plan (NAP) approved by an extra ordinary All Parties Conference (APC) on December 24, 2014, a week after the brutal massacre of young students by criminal terrorists in Peshawar Army Public School. Since…

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Return of the terror

The year 2016 was supposed to be the year of final defeat of terrorism in Pakistan if the statements of high state functionaries of the country were to be believed. According to this narrative operation Zarb-e-Azb has broken the back of terrorism. Similarly if the figures quoted by Chaudhry Nisar…

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