Fahd Husain

Rising tide

Rising tide

The movement against the PTI government is off to a solid start. Updated 17 Oct, 2020 08:14am
Bad karma

Bad karma

The government is trying to bowl every ball as a yorker knowing well the deliveries can turn into half volley. Updated 10 Oct, 2020 08:14am
What does Nawaz Sharif want?

What does Nawaz Sharif want?

The other side should acknowledge that no one in today’s politics knows the Pakistani system better than Nawaz. Updated 03 Oct, 2020 12:21pm
RED ZONE FILES: October dread

RED ZONE FILES: October dread

The opposition’s grand PDM alliance is now under the heavy influence of two hawks: Nawaz Sharif and Maulana Fazlur Rehman. Updated 01 Oct, 2020 11:04am
Knight moves

Knight moves

Whatever the opposition can do, it will have to do in the next six months. Updated 26 Sep, 2020 11:11am
RED ZONE FILES: Noisy quiet meetings

RED ZONE FILES: Noisy quiet meetings

There are many influential people within PML-N who have never been comfortable with the aggressive anti-establishment policy. Updated 24 Sep, 2020 09:26am
What does the opposition want?

What does the opposition want?

If these five options are reason enough that the opposition cannot bring down the government, it can opt for the second choice. Published 19 Sep, 2020 07:12am
Land of Disturbia

Land of Disturbia

The unfortunate events of this past week have reinforced the vulnerabilities of the PTI government. Updated 12 Sep, 2020 04:23pm
RED ZONE FILES: State of the union

RED ZONE FILES: State of the union

Islamabad holds many secrets. Most are waiting to be shared. Access enough of them and the dots start to connect. Updated 10 Sep, 2020 09:18am
Building on Karachi

Building on Karachi

How long can one keep rearranging the deck chairs on the Titanic? Published 05 Sep, 2020 07:06am
RED ZONE FILES: Team of rivals?

RED ZONE FILES: Team of rivals?

Something is cooking in Karachi. Plans are big, promises bigger. Neither are new. So what’s different this time? Updated 03 Sep, 2020 09:07am
Wading through reform

Wading through reform

Karachi finds itself at a tipping point. All institutions appear ready and willing to reform the metropolis. Updated 29 Aug, 2020 09:50am
RED ZONE FILES: Options for opposition

RED ZONE FILES: Options for opposition

With Karachi inundated with crises — literally — Islamabad issues are down to a simmer. Is something cooking on slow burn? Updated 27 Aug, 2020 09:26am
Politics of governance

Politics of governance

The change in PTI’s ‘tabdeeli’ needs to make a U-turn back to its original manifesto. Updated 22 Aug, 2020 09:26am
RED ZONE FILES: Now, year 3

RED ZONE FILES: Now, year 3

Year 3 is upon the PTI and there are audible murmurs of nervous excitement within the government ranks. Updated 20 Aug, 2020 09:18am