Terror galore

Pakistan has faced numerous terrorist attacks in the past but the current wave of terrorism has turned this week to be the bloodiest in the country’s history so far. The last five days have seen ten attacks targeting all the four provinces.   Bloodbath at Sehwan, Sindh, on Thursday peaked…

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World focus on disappearances

THE government might have been surprised at some foreign governments’ expressions of concern at the enforced disappearance of five social activists/ bloggers. Instead of taking umbrage, it should look for the causes of friendly countries’ uneasiness.   Hitherto, security concerns have enabled Pakistan to escape censure for enforced disappearances through…

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