Brass Tacks

A Cauldron Difficult to Extinguish

Do you hear the tumult of death afar,The call midst the fire-floods and poisonous clouds?The Captain’s call to the steersman to turn the ship...

An Endless Stream of Twinkling Stars

Some say that the die is cast. The treachery is sealed. Some say that a dream has been sculled. But dreams never die. Each one will hold the light for the next. The path to salvation will be lit with an endless stream of twinkling stars which shall never fade away. Having seen the face of a proud, self-respecting and dignified Pakistan, it is the people of the country who shall decide which way to take it further

An Unmitigated Crime

Societies prosper and perish by the wisdom of their choice, not the profit of their complicity. Societies prosper by the courage of their voice, not the cowardice of their silence. Societies prosper by the rationale of their planning, not the abuse of their prejudice. Societies prosper not by mere claims of their goals, but the reality of their success

Smoking, Simmering, Smouldering

A near-miracle at the time of its creation, Pakistan requires another miracle to become the country it was envisioned to be. It was no easy task then, and it is going to be no easy task now. It has been rendered even more difficult with the adoption of policies which run contrary to the shape of the state the Quaid had stipulated

Afghanistan Deserves Peace

US attempts to sabotage the Taliban government threaten to break a fragile peace