Maqbool Ahmed

Operation overkill

How not to improve law and order in Karachi Published Oct 08, 2015 05:24pm


“Hyderabad?” asks the man in a thick Pashto accent, looking quizzically towards other passengers in the economy... Updated Apr 27, 2015 07:35pm

Vote versus veto

Scores of women, wrapped in big chadors and holding photos of young men, shout at the top of their voices in the ... Published Mar 27, 2015 01:46pm

Troubled north-west comes to town

On a mid-November day, factory worker Ghulam Shabbir was shot dead on the road adjacent to Manghopir Hills in... Published Mar 27, 2015 01:43pm

Sleuths on the prowl

“Even the Nazis would not have kept their enemy soldiers during the Second World War in such inhumane conditions ... Published Mar 27, 2015 12:44pm

Everything around here is mine

It’s official: nearly 80 per cent of all minerals produced in Pakistan come from Balochistan, according to the... Published Mar 27, 2015 12:42pm

Corps supporter

Fear of being attacked while travelling to Turbat, has kept Zikris of Gorkok area from visiting Turbat city. Published Mar 23, 2015 06:10pm

Tapping into trouble

The scramble for Karachi's scarce water resources Updated Aug 18, 2016 02:40pm

Missing Answers

Local observers say the recurring pattern of people going missing points to the involvement of security agencies. Updated Sep 26, 2016 10:23pm

Perils of the sea

Sitting in a small mud house in Pishukan, a fishing town near Gwadar, Khuda Bukhsh is assailed by worries about the... Published Mar 23, 2015 05:48pm