As our first event under the iKolachi Banner, we are hosting a conversation with The Editor of The Express Tribune, one of Pakistan’s major English language newspapers. Prior to being Editor of The Express Tribune, Kamal Siddiqi was Editor, Reporting, at The News International and Lead Writer at The Daily Dawn. For the three years […]
Topics this week: the first budget of the new Nawaz Sharif government—no relief for the poor? The energy crisis and reliance on oil.
Topics this week: Nawaz Sharif speaks against drones but not Taliban atrocities; why Fauzai Kasuri left the PTI; who will be the Leader of the Opposition?
Topics this week: Nawaz Sharif as PM, IPPs and the Power Crisis, TTP Deputy Chief killed in Drone Attack, DNA Evidence in Rape cases.
The VPOS panel discusses NA 250 re-elections, the MQM vs. PTI dharna tug-of-war, the Chinese Premier in Pakistan, and the Zardari-Nawaz meeting.
Riaz Haq Talks with Brig Firoz Khan author of “Eating Grass—The Making of the Pakistani Bomb”, an insider’s account of how Pakistan became a nuclear power. Unlike most western accounts of Pakistani nuclear program which begin and end with A.Q. Khan’s network, Brig Feroz H. Khan’s scholarly work “Eating Grass” offers an insider’s account of the […]
iKolachi is a think-tank of Silicon Valley based Pakistanis studying political and social developments in South Asia and opining on South Asian issues.
Far from the world of eulogizing op-ed pieces in the US newspapers, State of the Union addresses and Congressional hearings describing the great progress being made in the War on Terror, there exists the real land where the war is actually being fought. Filmmaker Faraz Syed sets on a journey to explore Pakistanis’ real feelings […]