Exposure to any component of our criminal justice system shows the entire structure is rotting.
There are few who can claim that the courts are doing a decent job.
Will military courts obliterate the terror infrastructure or just keep us distracted?
Our proclivity for deluding ourselves and relying on ad hocism is gathering strength.
The test of our resolve to quit being a terror sanctuary will be tested on at least five fronts.
With goals carved in stone, where is the room for a negotiated settlement?
Certain aspects of Imran Khan’s behaviour and policies would give even his well-wishers the jitters.
For the weak, in the case of loss of reputation due to malicious charges, losses lie where they fall.
No criteria or credentials have been specified to guide judicial appointments.
How do you correct a wrong without first acknowledging it?
The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf continues to portray a sense of entitlement to be treated preferentially.
Notwithstanding Imran Khan’s resolve, attracting massive crowds will not force Nawaz Sharif out.
The Multan by-poll’s message is only indirectly for the PML-N and essentially for the PPP in Punjab.
Nawaz Sharif comes across as a distant potentate who can’t be bothered to fight for anything.
Nawaz Sharif doesn’t seem to understand the sentiment that the PTI is riding on.
Our polity continues to function on the premise that the military sits atop the food chain.
The PTI’s conduct raises serious concerns about its commitment to our constitutional order.
Imran Khan could still walk away from D-chowk politically much stronger than when he arrived.
The problem with a new khaki-backed regime change model is that it regurgitates a failed idea.
Who wins, who loses? Infighting politicos stand discredited and the khakis empowered.