Columns in 2013
Knowledge workers
Jan 02
Talibanisation and the army's new doctrine
Jan 09
A whistle-blower in the civil service
Jan 16
Ethno-sectarian conflict in Pakistan
Jan 23
The current affairs orientation of the FPSC
Jan 30
Arab Spring and Pakistan
Feb 06
Peace in Afghanistan and Pakistani writers
Feb 13
Research at Civil Services Academy, Walton, Lahore
Feb 20
Sectarianism and the sub-conventional warfare doctrine
Feb 27
Intra-party elections of the PTI -- the message
Mar 06
Talking to the Taliban: consequences
Mar 13
The genesis of Pakistan
Mar 20
On the itinerary of democracy
Mar 27
The PTI's Naya Pakistan
Apr 03
The PTI's pro-begumat policy
Apr 10
Educating the British Council
Apr 14
Balochistan belongs to the Baloch
Apr 17
A very foreign education
Apr 22
Loopholes in the UK's Higher Education sector
Apr 24
Problems with the British Council Pakistan
May 01
Reorienting the British High Commission
May 08
The electronic media and general elections 2013
May 15
Sheikh Rashid, TV talk shows and the PTI
May 22
The British Home Office and Pakistani students
May 29
Dr V P Vaidik's talk on Pak-India relations
Jun 05
Drone politics 2013
Jun 12
Rampant violence in Pakistani society
Jun 19
Support Dr Abdul Malik in Balochistan
Jun 26
Pakistani students and Glasgow, a case study in racism
Jul 03
Sexual harassment of women in the Civil Services
Jul 10
Children as domestic workers: modern slavery
Jul 17
Pakistani students, Theresa May and Adam Thomson
Jul 24
Nawaz Sharif's pledge to a journalist
Jul 31
About John Kerry's visit
Aug 07
The Cabinet Mission Plan: Pakistan and India
Aug 14
The ravages of Pakistan's geo-strategic importance
Aug 21
Gwadar as Pakistan's Hong Kong
Aug 28
About Hamid Karzai's visit
Sep 04
The National Security Policy prognosis
Sep 11
The vacant post of the Chairman NAB: repercussions
Sep 18
Nawaz Sharif's youth empowerment package
Sep 25
The civilian half on the war on terror
Oct 02
The future of Talibanisation in Pakistan
Oct 09
Afghanistan in 2014: totalitarianism or democracy
Oct 16
On the future of Afghanistan
Oct 23
Nawaz Sharif, Barack Obama and the same page
Oct 30
The post-drone strike scenario
Nov 06
Pakistan and the new TTP commander
Nov 13
A courageous step by the PTI
Nov 20
Changing patterns in socio-political culture
Nov 27
Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry's legacy
Dec 18
Pakistan's foreign policy challenges
Dec 25