Imran Khan’s impatience seems to have done his cause no good.
The point is that any chief will represent his personal and institutional interests once elevated to office.
For a change, there is a crying need to shelve our ‘wisdom’ that dictates and shapes all our insanity.
Even in the best of times, the state machinery is rotten, inefficient and corrupted.
It does not take much to display empathy towards a broken people whose homes have collapsed and who have lost everything...
PDM parties will need to acknowledge that the PTI is miles ahead of them in the messaging game and narrative-building department.
Pakistan’s history has been marked by cycles of dictatorship followed by limited democracy. The people have indicated time...
Jinnah stressed the need for civilian supremacy and instructed the military to stay true to the constitution and the government.
The option to change channels or stop watching at all should rest with the viewer.
Irrespective of the many bitter pills one has to swallow, elections may wait till the middle of next year.
We are merrily heading towards the edge of the precipice.
Since the 2018 elections, some 15m new voters have been added to the electoral rolls
A woman, no matter how much evidence she may have, has a tough time being believed.
To oust Hamza Shehbaz as chief minister, calculations suggests the PTI will need to win some 14 seats.
Of all political slogans, the one that targets issues related to the electorate’s pockets will win.
We can’t even tolerate our ‘lesser’ citizens exercising their right to free speech.
In this moment of relief for Pakistan, for which credit was being claimed by one and all, one irony was lost somewhere along...
This budget and the next 12 months will be like treading a minefield...
Basic rights should never be negotiable in any dispensation let alone one with a civilian façade.
Despite the government signalling that it is in for the long haul, scepticism abounds about its long-term prospects.