M.J. Akbar

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M.J. Akbar
Veteran journalist M.J Akbar is the founder of The Sunday Guardian

A tipping point in Pakistan

2 July, 2016

Given the track record, and growing influence of regressive conservatives in Pakistan, this news item was unusual.

It’s a question of when, not whether on NSG

25 June, 2016

A significant change has taken place in our quest to become a participant in the Nuclear Suppliers’ Group [NSG]: it is now a question of “when” rather than “whether”.

A Jogi in search of Nirvana

4 June, 2016

It is not difficult to define success in electoral politics; it is measured by objectives. There are, broadly, two objectives.

The power of regret

28 May, 2016

Cuba. Vietnam. Hiroshima. Is Barack Obama trying to tell us something? I think yes.

In praise of Lalit Modi

23 May, 2016

A question has left me wondering about an answer: how incendiary is the combination of great ideas with great luck?