Even if he is allowed to leave, Shehbaz Sharif will have a mountain to climb.
The first step towards normality could be our own truth and reconciliation commission.
Any talk of restricting movement of people, of limiting huge congregations, which are called superspreader events, is taboo.
Does the state of Pakistan, all institutions included, have the political will to address the runaway intolerance in society and
Men need to be educated and then read the riot act. The enforcement of the law must be merciless in such cases.
This remarkable day in the life of the PTI at the centre was replicated by a day in the life of the PTI in Punjab.
An unjust peace can’t deliver the sort of stability everyone in the region yearns for.
It is apparent what sort of challenges the authors of Pakistan’s national security policy will face in the coming months.
Does the opposition have the appeal to galvanise its claimed massive support?
So, where do we go next? Clearly, the next indication will be the Senate chairman’s election.
One must assess the opposition’s new-found realisation that the establishment has suddenly become neutral.
Elections are always highly charged but rarely has the ECP issued the kind of damning statement it did.
A number of this week’s main news items were generated by the superior courts.
Pakistan will need to put its best foot forward in policy responses to come out ahead in the face of so many changes.
In an era when the line between deliberate disinformation and news challenging dominant narratives has been blurred to suit the
To blame democracy for our slow growth is a bit much. We need only look at other democracies to understand this point.
In the UK, when a party is elected to office after being in the opposition, its leader takes over as prime minister seamlessly.
The competence that has underlined NAB and its actions has cost us dearly now and even in 2008.
If the same proportion of about 220m Pakistanis had been killed as the Hazaras have lost of their own, the toll would be close to
The deciding factor will be how much punch the alliance can pack to back its narrative.