The Pakistan Army’s First Victory

The first-ever victory of the Pakistan Army in early July will be remembered as a landmark in the history of the country’s armed forces. Since the creation of Pakistan 60 years ago, on at least 10 occasions when the Pakistani army has taken action against its own citizens, it has had to either surrender or…

A Pakistani Philanthropist’s Uphill Mission

When I wanted to meet Pakistan's best- known philanthropist, Abdul Sattar Edhi, naturally enough I thought I would make an appointment. My friend Owais just laughed. "If you want to meet him, you go there. If he is there, he will see you. If he is not there, go anyway, it is worth it."  photos…