Suddenly, from the PML-Q to the MQM to the GDA, everyone has found their voice and their list of complaints.
Only if a news organisation has a varied revenue stream it will be in a position to resist state pressure.
Anger, rhetoric and droning on about what the law or Constitution says is not a political strategy; it is laziness.
The good moments in politics in Pakistan are just that — moments.
No one, not even the PPP itself, believes the party wants to win anywhere but Sindh.
Only if we change our approach will we recognise the importance of ensuring rights for all, including the accused.
The revolutionary spirit may have been lost along the way but the righteous zeal remains in all its ugly glory.
More should be done to hear young voices, especially by those who represent us.
What is parliament now supposed to do? Give the power to the government to grant an extension?
Undoubtedly, there are many who feel Pakistan has a lot more to offer, which makes it important for Washington.
There is no room for a political settlement once the decision is taken elsewhere.
If there are many in a party who don’t agree with the final decision, is it enough that it is the ‘right’ decision?
"Despite his thundering, no politician with stakes in the electoral system can blithely lead his supporters towards ...
The ‘long march’ or dharna has now become a part of post-2008 politics.
The streak of vengeance doesn’t just stop with trials and prison terms.
The Financial Action Task Force’s meetings are bookended by much hysteria within and outside Pakistan.
The religious political parties seem to be becoming more irrelevant than before.
Maulana Fazlur Rehman appears firm. For him, October means October, and the 27th to be exact.
The question is why more Muslim leaders aren’t talking about Islamophobia.
If the PTI does not deliver, its ability to weaken the PML-N in its stronghold will remain just a promise.