Zaffar Abbas

Who attacked Musharraf?

The third attack, say investigators, was planned at one of the group’s hideouts in Islamabad’s G-7/2 area Updated Dec 25, 2017 06:33pm

The fifth column

Official encouragement of ‘jihadi’ preaching in the garrisons has promoted conservatism in the army. Published Dec 25, 2017 02:56pm

Martial justice

Are such secret trials really any help in curbing extremism in the country? Far from it, believe many observers. Published Dec 25, 2017 02:40pm

The Pakistani al-Qaeda

It is now possible to talk of a Pakistani al-Qaeda – a nebulous entity which is quite inward-looking in its orientation. Published Dec 25, 2016 01:35am