Fahd Husain

The fog of Broadsheet

The fog of Broadsheet

How can the government pump credibility into an official probe when it has already declared its own political verdict? Published 23 Jan, 2021 08:00am
Dial M for Moussavi

Dial M for Moussavi

Moussavi has hit the airwaves like a man possessed. Updated 16 Jan, 2021 08:22am
Who dare blackmail?

Who dare blackmail?

This was not an opponent he had to vanquish. This was a crestfallen people wanting him to shed a tear for them, and with them. Updated 09 Jan, 2021 07:44am
Plots & plans for 2021

Plots & plans for 2021

The wheeling and dealing that will ensue may be the stuff that deals are made of. That done, what next? Published 02 Jan, 2021 07:02am
RED ZONE FILES: Great expectations

RED ZONE FILES: Great expectations

Under pressure, PML-N and JUI-F may resort to unexpected means; the fight may mutate into something different in the weeks ahead. Updated 31 Dec, 2020 11:33am
RED ZONE FILES: Winds of winter

RED ZONE FILES: Winds of winter

PML-N rank and file are attempting to put up a brave face but they are smart enough to realise that they have a problem. Published 17 Dec, 2020 07:28am
Sheikh & Shaikh

Sheikh & Shaikh

There were multiple reasons being whispered about the PM’s need to change his batting order. Updated 12 Dec, 2020 08:23am
Nearing the Rubicon

Nearing the Rubicon

Why talk of resignations at this early stage? As it turns out, there is fresh logic. Updated 05 Dec, 2020 11:53pm
RED ZONE FILES: The Dar disaster

RED ZONE FILES: The Dar disaster

For a beleaguered and besieged government, Ishaq Dar has walked in like Santa bearing Christmas gifts. Updated 03 Dec, 2020 08:43am
The virus in our lives

The virus in our lives

The politicisation of coronavirus is probably one of the most dangerous misadventures we are indulging in. Published 28 Nov, 2020 07:33am
Silky cloak of irrelevance

Silky cloak of irrelevance

The degradation of governance is pushing an already unstable polity into quasi-chaos. Updated 21 Nov, 2020 08:16am
RED ZONE FILES: Here comes Round 2

RED ZONE FILES: Here comes Round 2

Insiders say Nawaz has enough ammunition with him to raise the political temperature much higher than Round 1. Updated 19 Nov, 2020 09:14am