Pervez Hoodbhoy

Pervez Hoodbhoy teaches at Forman Christian College, Lahore. He can be reached at PervezHoodbhoy@fccollege.edu.pk.

Echoes of Pakistan in Indian polls

Frenzied use of communal card signals the weakening of democracy.

May 06, 2019

Inside the nuclear closet

Abdul Qadeer Khan, regarded as the 'Father of Pakistan's A-Bomb', was accused then pardoned by President Musharraf for his role in trafficking nuclear technology. But what sort of man is Qadeer, and what does his …

Mar 15, 2004

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