Thirty-two candidates are vying for a constituency where no party has managed to maintain a political hold.
Nadeem F. Paracha
The PTI leader’s act of reverence at a Sufi shrine has led to a media ruckus. But until recently, nobody would have
Do we identify with a state or religious ideology when we call ourselves Pakistani?
An entire generation of Syrian children face psychological damage, ever-increasing danger and death.
The MQM has a lot at stake in claiming electoral supremacy in its home turf
Imran Khan’s colourful celebrity past has pushed him to present a stark image of himself as a political icon
Ruling elites sometimes change their ideologies to preserve their positions
The decline in the quality of political party manifestos does not mean that they are irrelevant.
One Islamic scholar not only had a striking influence on Gen Ayub but also advised Zulfikar Ali Bhutto later
NAP can never be fully implemented without reforming the sensitive amendments made to the 1973 constitution.
Instead of being gatekeepers, politicians have often failed to stop demagogues from subverting the system
No real effort has been made to change the image of the country in the last 40 years
Nationalisms based on ethnicity, race or religion begin to erode in pluralistic nations
The Pakhtuns’ ‘noble savage’ image has brought them more pain than pride
What drives us to accept fake news and conspiracy theories as fact?
The controversy still persists whether Quaid-i-Azam wanted a secular or Islamic state
Do media houses keep in mind the political views of their consumers?
Decades after the Lahore Resolution, there have been many epoch-making moments in Pakistani history.
Studies show that the Pakistani perception of American politics and policies has varied over the years
Fascism survives on the myth of perpetual war and the creation of imagined narratives and enemies