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Mind your limits, Mr Justice – by Abbas Ather

For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction. This is Newton’s third law of motion, but is equally applicable to most situations in the world we live in.

Take for example the case of how the nation is responding to the self-righteous, self-adulatory and hypocritical nature of judges sitting in Pakistan’s Supreme Court and various high courts (LHC in particular).

In the following op-ed, Abbas Ather offers an apt analysis of the apparent confrontation between the left-wing PPP government and the right-wing judiciary in Pakistan.

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  • It is an excellent analysis by Abbas Athar sahab. I agree hundred % with him,

  • I believe such news or events serve only to create more rifts between different government institutions. This ideology of confrontation must be avoided and an ideology of compromise or ‘search for common ground’ must be adopted.