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Hussain H Zaidi

The writer is a graduate from a western European university

  • May 20, 2019

    The best and worst of times

    Prime Minister Imran Khan’s advice to the nation to grin and bear the hard times until the economy begins to look up is at once heart-warming and...

  • May 12, 2019

    Oiling the wheels of conflict

    The expiry of the six-month waiver granted by the US to eight countries for importing oil from Iran has thrown into flux the output, trade and...

  • May 05, 2019

    Human, all too human

    Until recently, Imran Khan’s fame rested on three things: exploits in cricket, culminating in clinching the 1992 World Cup; philanthropic work,...

  • April 27, 2019

    The man at the top

    ‘The man at the top makes all the difference’. This proposition has formed the kernel of the political narrative constructed and popularized by...

  • April 22, 2019

    Welfare in times of austerity

    On March 27, the PTI government launched ‘Ehsaas’, which aims at transforming Pakistan from an elitist to a welfare state – one of the...

  • April 14, 2019

    The economy and the paradox of thrift

    Having registered a healthy growth of 5.8 percent last year , the highest over the past one decade, coupled with a low inflation rate of 3.9...

  • April 07, 2019

    The rise and fall of Daesh

    On March 23, the last piece of land held by the Islamic State, also known as Daesh, fell to the US-backed Kurdish forces. That event sounded the...