Khadija Khan

  • TThe cold blooded murder of Mashal Khan has shed light on the incontestable state of religious discourse, which so far has proved to be an effective tool in polarization of Pakistani society. The statement of one of the eyewitnesses of Mashal Khan’s mob killing seems to have brought the truth ...

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  • TThe capital punishment of Mumtaz Qadri for assassinating Governor Punjab Salmaan Taseer had strengthened the hope for a strong judicial system; one that would curb the massive abuse of people on the pretext of blasphemy. Barring hardliner religious organizations from staging rallies for honoring ...

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  • TSince our society is divided into many prejudiced fractions, it loses control over its actions regarding its own welfare. The extremists with their radical thoughts on religion have been creeping out and reaching the tools of mass information without any hindrance. Radicalization through extremist ...

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  • TA country where media men are allowed to openly incite hatred – where the interior minister unabashedly declares that terrorist organizations and those who slaughter human beings in the name of communalism are not equally bad – a country where activists and any dissenting Tom, Dick or ...

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  • TI just learnt that law enforcement agencies have been notified that around 64 government and private schools are at a security risk in Pakistan. This news left me in pain because I perceived a dreadful situation in my country where people are not safe from the deception projected in the name of ...

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  • TA tragedy that made every Pakistani’s heart bleed, recently: we put to eternal rest, more than 60 dead bodies of our fellow countrymen in Quetta. Soon afterwards, an attack on a religious meeting of Shias took place, which claimed the lives of 5 people and left several injured.  The ...

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  • TNelson Mandela once said: “To deny people their human rights is to challenge their humanity”. But what can we say about the pious people of this pure land where a bunch of extremists and their radical mindset seem to be put into danger by a poor Christian woman? The whole nation seems ...

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  • TWhat if I say you are inculcating hatred into the minds of your people, in order to suffocate their hopes for being the biggest economy of South Asia? What if I say, that your foemen are less assailable than your weakened position? What if I say, that because of your lack of understanding of the ...

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  • TFrom a progressive and free country, created to shelter and protect the minorities of the Subcontinent, Pakistan has, instead, managed to nurture a society that is a control freak: obsessed with the mania of controlling the marginalized sections of society such as women, children, and weaker ...

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