Say No To Weapons

March 30, 2019

The right to kill

The right to kill     On January 25, 2010, a list of  yet another kind of beneficiaries was  submitted to the National Assembly. It revealed […]
March 30, 2019

The right to kill

The right to kill   Pakistan may be the only country in the world where the ruling elite has the right to kill the children of […]
March 30, 2019

The unholy licenses

  The unholy licenses   Consider the recent public notice by the Federal Government declaring that all gun licenses issued before 31 January 2011 would stand […]
March 30, 2019

Vehicles,weapons and violence

Vehicles, Weapons and Violence   On 2nd March 2013, a  botched up kidnapping attempt took place at an upbeat shopping mall in Karachi. The crime was […]
March 30, 2019

Violence pvt unlimited

Violence  (Pvt.) Unlimited We were always taught that a  fire is caused by a combination of oxygen, flame and combustible materials.  This statement is true but […]
March 30, 2019

When will we ever learn

  When will we ever learn?   That we did not have to lose the two soldiers in broad day light on one of the busiest […]
March 30, 2019

Who will plead for Subhan Irfan

 Who will plead for Subhan Irfan? The News  12 Jan  2017 https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/178505-Stray-bullets   Seven-year old Subhan Irfan did not live to see the dawn of 2017.  […]
March 30, 2019

Why the results will not be any different

    Why the results will not be any different.   Few nations in the world have suffered and continue to suffer as much savagery and […]
April 2, 2019

Our dependency syndrome

Our dependency syndrome In 2016, a Chinese company was awarded a contract for garbage collection in the districts South and East of Karachi at the rate […]
April 12, 2019

Why the NAP may keep napping

Why the NAP may keep napping. On March 28, 2019, the government, perhaps for the nth time, declared its unshaken resolve and its foremost priority to […]
May 4, 2019

Drop your guns and adopt humanity

June 3, 2019

The pointless toy-gun notifications

The pointless toy-gun notifications On June 10, 2017, the Sindh Government issued a notification to ban the sale of toy guns for a period of two […]
October 13, 2019

An appeal to Chief Justice

Honourable Mr. Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa,          Sept. 2019 Your Honour,  Lifting ban on prohibited bore weapons for the ruling elite This […]
December 6, 2019

Citizens Against Weapons Hold a press Conference

SEARCH Ban on private armies, arms’ possession demanded Faiza IlyasDecember 05, 2019 Facebook Count422 Twitter Share     0 ACTIVIST Naeem Sadiq speaks at the presser organised […]
December 11, 2019

Of Guns and Private Armies

  Of guns and private armies Naeem Sadiq December 11, 2019 https://tribune.com.pk/story/2115048/6-guns-private-armies/   A private army (or militia) is a military or paramilitary force consisting of […]
December 21, 2019

A tipping point for Pakistan

A tipping point for Pakistan  Naeem Sadiq, The News,  December 21, 2019, https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/586245-tipping-point One must admit at the outset, that some of the most outstanding, upright […]
June 23, 2020

A citizen requests Chief Justice for Suo Motu notice

Mr.Justice Gulzar Ahmed                                                         24 June 2020 Honorable Chief Justice of Pakistan Supreme Court of Pakistan, Constitution Avenue, G-5/2 Islamabad, +92 5192 20 581-600 Request for Suo […]
July 5, 2020

Land of Guns

Land of Guns – where Symptoms are more important than the Causes   This is the story of C, an imaginary police force of an imaginary […]