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An Almost Happy Country By Rafia Zakaria: New Age Islam's Selection, 20 September 2017

Palestinian Despair

By Mahir Ali

Morality and Realpolitik

By Shahid M Amin

Words Speak Louder Than Actions

By Imran Jan

Their Burden,Our Resolve

By Awais Anwer Khawaja

The Tide Turns Now

By Talimand Khan

The Enlightened White Man

By Miranda Husain

New Wine into Old Wineskins

By Wajid Shamsul Hasan

Different Kind of Refugees

By Javaid Bhat

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau


Mr. Jinnah and the Rohingya By Akbar Ahmed: New Age Islam's Selection, 16 September 2017

Low Bar on Terror

By Irfan Husain

Pakistan: A House In Disorder

By M Ziauddin

The Aftermath of 9/11

By S M Hali

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau


How Should Muslims Respond To The Rohingya Crisis?: New Age Islam’s Selection, 13 Sep. 17

The century of terror

By Wajid Shamsul Hasan

Myanmar risking ‘pariah state’ status

By Shaikh Abdul Rasheed

Radicalisation of our universities

By Dr Raza Khan

Time to deliver on minority rights

By Shahid Jatoi

Rohingya crisis taking a dangerous path!

By Iqbal Khan

Myanmar’s unpeople

By Mahir Ali

The noble and the Nobel

By Rafia Zakaria

Compiled by New Age Islam Edit Bureau

Counter Extremism Across The Board: New Age Islam’s selection, 12 Sep. 17

Has the time come for war?

By Shaukat Qadir

The rise of Hindutva

By Kuldip Nayar

RIP Gauri Lankesh

By Kamal Siddiqi

The end of the world as we know it

By Khayyam Mushir

Ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims

By Dr Muhammad Khan

Gauri Lankesh, fundamentally

By Jawed Naqvi

Compiled by New Age Islam Edit Bureau


Ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims: New Age Islam’s Selection, 11 September 2017

Educated ‘terrorists’

By Lal Khan

Language wars

By Hajrah Mumtaz

Kashmir talks: reality & myth

By Riaz Mohammad Khan

Rule of law is a farce

By Iftikhar Ahmad

The rickety-ride to information

By Naeem Sadiq

Myanmar’s killing fields

By Syed Tariq Fatemi

Compiled by New Age Edit Bureau


Fleeting Moments- Why The US Needs War: New Age Islam’s Selection, 09 September 2017

Beyond diplomatic isolation

By Hussain H Zaidi

Faceless tragedies

By Irfan Husain

Whatever has happened to Zeenat?

By M Ziauddin

Where To, Now?

By M Ziauddin

The inhumanity of humankind!

By Khalid Saleem

Legal eye: State and non-state

By Babar Sattar

US imperialism vs N Korea’s ultranationalism

Pak Observer

Tolerance threshold for militancy

By Abbas Nasir

Compiled by New Age Islam Edit Bureau


The Real Threat To Pakistan: New Age Islam’s Selection 08 September 2017

Mending fences with Kabul

By Moonis Ahmar

Where are our modern day visionaries?

By Shaheen Sehbai

Come September

By Dr Saulat Nagi

Deciphering the BRICS declaration

By Syed Mohammad Ali

Dealing with our intellectual crisis

By Nadeem Ul Haque

N-Korea: Missile-ready hydrogen bomb

By Dr Zafar Nawaz Jaspal

The new horizons of development

By Amir Hussain

Compiled by New Age Islam Edit Bureau


Looking through the Rohingya mirror: New Age Islam’s selection: 07 September 2017

The Kashmiri woman

By Nyla Ali Khan

Pakistan needs introspection on BRICS

By Zulfiquar Rao

Terrorism is not the threat

By Chris Cork

How to fail at foreign policy

By Obed Pasha

Trump’s exit strategy from Afghanistan

By Hussain Nadim

Russia’s CPEC dream is Pakistan’s dilemma

By Dr Raza Khan

The fourth horror

By F.S. Aijazuddin

Foreign policy review

By I.A. Rehman

Compiled by New Age Islam Edit Bureau


How culpable is Pakistan?:  New Age Islam's Selection, 06 September 2017

Affairs of the heart and the law

By Syed Rizwan Mehboob

GPM and N-Hornets Nest

By Wajid Shamsul Hasan

Harmonising policies with Afghanistan

By Talat Masood

No Kim, no Trump

By Syed Talat Hussain

Among Abraham’s people

Aijaz Zaka Syed

Random thoughts: Killer arsenic

By Dr A Q Khan

SC judgement on tripple talaq

By Kuldip Nayar

Who killed Benazir Bhutto?

Zahid Hussain

Compiled by New Age Islam Edit Bureau

Peace Comes Calling
New Age Islam Edit Bureau

Peace Comes Calling

Eid: not equal for all

By Muhammad Hamid Zaman

Nawaz’s 10 questions

By Dr Ikramul Haq

Teenage Muslim boys and the Rohingya

By Mosharraf Zaidi

Compiled by New Age Islam Edit Bureau


A Champion of Pakistan’s Minorities By Akbar Ahmed: New Age Islam's Selection, 04 September 2017

Spirit of Sacrifice and Pakistan

By S M Hali

The Old Hippy Trail

By Irfan Husain

Two Losers In Afghanistan

By M Ziauddin

Trump’s Puzzling Afghanistan Plan

By Mian Nadeem Ijaz Ahmad

‘Insurgent Peace-Making’

By M Ziauddin

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau


Superstition and Society By Kamila Hyat: New Age Islam's Selection, 31 August 2017

De-Weaponise Pakistan

By Sarmad Ali

Afghanistan — Churchillian Ungrateful Volcano?

By Harlan Ullman

Rhetoric and Reality

By Tariq Shahzad

The End Of Bhuttoism

By Ammar Ali Jan

To Trump, With Love

By Abdul Basit

A Disenchanted Relationship

By Mushtaq Rajpar

Women’s Economic Empowerment

By Dr Shenila Khoja-Moolji

Census, Future And Girls’ Education

By Muhammad Hamid Zaman

Civilian Supremacy: Earned Not Negotiated

By Zulfiquar Rao

Populating With Purpose

By Syed Rizwan Mehboob

Pakistan’s Diaspora — Untapped Potential

By Adam Weinstein

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau


Millions of Women Still Missing By M Taimur Ali Ahmad: New Age Islam's Selection, 30 August 2017

First Step towards Trust

By Omar Zafarullah

A Human Rights Evaluation

By Hammad Asif

Key Takeaways from Census Results

By Hasaan Khawar

The Wolf and the Lamb

By Wajid Shamsul Hasan

'Disappeared, Not Forgotten'

By Irshad Ahmad

Trump and the US War Machine

By Miranda Husain

Militarisation Of America’s Afghan Policy

By Shahid Javed Burki

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau


Deadly Embrace By Zaigham Khan: New Age Islam's Selection, 29 August 2017

The Real Game Begins

By Syed Talat Hussain

Pakistan’s Strategic Mess

By Obed Pasha

Stereotypical Portrayal Of Women In Media

By Shagufta Gul

Modern Day Colonialism

By Abrahim Shah

A Human Rights Evaluation

By Hammad Asif

Key Takeaways from Census Results

By Hasaan Khawar

Why US Sanctions Will Not Work This Time

By Qamar Cheema

Donald Trump’s Flawed Foreign Policy

By Munir Ahmed

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau


The White Part in Our Flag By Yasser Latif Hamdani: New Age Islam's Selection, 28 August 2017

Violation of Women Rights in Pakistan

By Palwasha Khan

Bring Afghan Taliban on the Negotiation Table

By Babar Ayaz

Former PM’s Disqualification: A Bane Or A Boon?

By Inamullah Marwat

Enumerating Pakistan

By Umair Javed

Donald Trump's Desperate Surge

By Lal Khan

Rationalisation of Afghan Policy

By Dr Muhammad Khan

Response to Trump’s Afghan Strategy

By Mirza Aslam Beg

Reflections on US Racism

By Paul Street

Missing Persons Nightmare

By Faisal Siddiqi

CPEC And The Chinese Interests In Pakistan

By Abdur Rehman Cheema and Muhammad Haris

Pakistan Census 2017 and Right Questions to Ask

By Quratulain Fatima

Planet’s Warning

By Huma Yusuf

Public Spaces

By Hajrah Mumtaz

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau


Triple Talaq By Garga Chatterjee: New Age Islam's Selection, 25 August 2017

India Is Fast Becoming a Mirror Image of Pakistan

By Javaid Bhat

The Sobering Element

By Asha’ar Rehman

Will Gitmo Exist Forever?

By Nisar Ali Shah

Our ‘Civil Society’

By Aasim Sajjad Akhtar

Why The Twain Never Met

By Shahzad Chaudhry

A Reluctant Trump’s Flawed Offensive

By Imtiaz Alam

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau


Delivering For the State By Kamila Hyat: New Age Islam's Selection, 24 August 2017

The Emperor Has No Clothes

By Ammar Ali Jan

A Recycled Agenda

By Abdul Basit

Imran, Nawaz Walk Into A (Sheesha) Bar

By M Bilal Lakhani

Producing Pakistan: ‘Just Say It’s Beautiful’

By Daanish Mustafa

Afghanistan In Isolation

By Adam Weinstein

Anti-Establishment Politics

By Obed Pasha

Revitalising Karachi

By Mashaal Gauhar

What If A President Must Go?

By Harlan Ullman

Trump’s Enigmatic Afghanistan Stratagem

By Naveed Ahmad

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau


Going To Extremes By Mahir Ali: New Age Islam's Selection, 23 August 2017

Access to Justice and Women Rights

By Jamil Junejo

No Country for Women

By Ailia Zehra

Afghan Reality Check

By Zamir Akram

Cutting the Lifeline, Literally

By Muhammad Hamid Zaman

Perils of Cultural Alienation

By Aziz Ali Dad

Charlottesville And Beyond

By Lydia Howell

Trumped In Afghanistan

By Faryal Leghari

Trade: A Low Hanging Fruit in Ties with Bangladesh

By Syed Shujaat Ahmed

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau


Pakistan Is Not Doomed After All By Hasnain Iqbal: New Age Islam's Selection, 22 August 2017

Let Better Sense Prevail

By Zafar Zulqarnain Sahi

How Afghanistan Could Affect Its Neighbourhood

By Shahid Javed Burki

As Dark As the Inside of a Needle

By Khayyam Mushir

CPEC in Gilgit-Baltistan

By Zubair Torwali

Above Suspicion at All Times

By Nazeer Ahmed Arijo

Changing With the Times?

By Kamal Siddiqi

Stench of Victory

By Fahd Husain

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau



Beyond These Seventy Years

By Dr Murad Ali

Hillary Clinton and Le Pen Are Victims of Sexism and Gender Discrimination

By Muhammad Ali Baig

PML-N’s New Clothes and Pakistani Politics

By Dr Hasan Askari Rizvi

Deconstructing Hope

By Khayyam Mushir

A Study in Contrasts

By Atta-Ur-Rahman

The Dead Weight of History

By Asad Khan Gandapur

Charlottesville Is America

By Erika Wilson and Khaled A Beydoun

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau


Moving Away From Partition’s Legacy of Violence by Mashaal Gauhar: New Age Islam's Selection, 14 August 2017

Pakistan’s 70 Years and Its Minorities

By Nasir Saeed

Can Pakistan-India Ties Be Normal?

By Riaz Mohammad Khan

United We Stand, Divided We Fall

By Suleman Khanzada

Nawaz Sharif’s Seven Lives

By Zaigham Abbas

Our Painful Legacy

By Dr G K Maini

A Culture of Impunity

By Muhammad Umer

Grand Trump Road

By Syed Talat Hussain

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau

Seven Decades On By Irfan Husain: New Age Islam's Selection, 12 August 2017

Will India And Pakistan Ever Grow Up?

By Aijaz Zaka Syed

Pak-India Nuclear War — Avoided

By Pervez Hoodbhoy

Significance of August for Pakistan

By Mohammad Jamil

Gaza: A Forgotten Reality

By Saman Zulfqar

Change and No Change

By Muhammad Usman

Indo-Pak And The Moment Of Truth?

By Moonis Ahmar

It’s All Good News For Nawaz

By Talimand Khan

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau


Another Look at History By Kamila Hyat: New Age Islam's Selection, 10 August 2017

What Freedom Meant

By I.A. Rehman

Principles Vs Pragmatism

By Khurram Husain

An Unburied Lion

By F.S. Aijazuddin

The Power Dynamics of Misogyny

By Abrahim Shah

Competing Traumas

By Enum Naseer

Follow the Money

By Rashid Javaid Rana

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau


The 70-Year Itch By Mahir Ali: New Age Islam's Selection, 09 August 2017

This Is How Pakistan Treats Women Politicians

By Omer Azhar Bhatti

The Same Old Pakistan

By M Saeed Khalid

This Is How Pakistan Treats Women Politicians

By Omer Azhar Bhatti

Where the Real Paradox Lies

By Talat Farooq

A Maze to the Start

Raja Omer Shabbir

Reopening Language Issue

By Kuldip Nayar

Accepting the Defeat

By Yousaf Alamgirian

PM’s Disqualification & Impact On CPEC

By S. M. Hali

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau


Pakistan: A Civil Society? By Muhammad Hamid Zaman: New Age Islam's Selection, 08 August 2017

Vilification of Judiciary and Armed Forces

By Mohammad Jamil

Will Nawaz Sharif Go Full Insafian?

By Mosharraf Zaidi

The Reality of Harassment

By Maria Waqar

Change of Government in Pakistan

By Shahid M Amin

Gender Equality Is Everyone’s Issue

By Elizabeth Broderick

Beware Ballistic Missiles That Can Easily Go Nuclear

By Maria Dubovikova

The Afghan War

By Eric Margolis

Imran Spills The Beans

By Malik Ashraf

The Threat Remains

By Rizwan Asghar

Politics, Patterns and the Economy

By Haroon M Waraich

Compiled By New Age Islam Edit Bureau

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