Maleeha Lodhi

Election turbulence in America

Election turbulence in America

Unprecedented uncertainty characterises the environment in which the election is taking place. Updated 19 Oct, 2020 09:17am
Is a course correction needed?

Is a course correction needed?

The real game changer would be for the government to show leadership that unites the country. Updated 12 Oct, 2020 08:13am
Politics of confrontation

Politics of confrontation

A combination of factors can plunge Pakistan into uncharted territory with unpredictable consequences. Updated 05 Oct, 2020 07:58am
Moment of opportunity

Moment of opportunity

The path to peace will not be easy as difficult compromises will have to be made. Updated 28 Sep, 2020 08:48am
Foreign Office needs reform

Foreign Office needs reform

As a first step a task force should be appointed to propose reforms for the PM’s approval. Published 14 Sep, 2020 07:02am
The politics of delusion

The politics of delusion

A disturbing trend is the tendency by some leaders and their followers to invent their own ‘reality’. Updated 17 Aug, 2020 09:17am
When Kashmir held centre stage

When Kashmir held centre stage

A setback for India, the Security Council meeting reaffirmed the Kashmir dispute’s international status. Published 10 Aug, 2020 07:52am
A question of governance

A question of governance

Picking daily fights with opponents distracts from challenges and sets up a divisive form of governance. Updated 21 Jul, 2020 07:54am
Tyranny of power asymmetry

Tyranny of power asymmetry

Pakistan came to rely on itself for defence but financial dependence remains a habit. Published 29 Jun, 2020 07:48am
Sino-US ties at a crossroads

Sino-US ties at a crossroads

The future course of Sino-US ties will have far-reaching consequences for the world. Published 15 Jun, 2020 07:06am
Flight from reality

Flight from reality

The government needs to learn from its mistakes, not repeat them. Published 08 Jun, 2020 07:10am
Role reversal

Role reversal

Coming weeks will be a defining time for the government. Published 18 May, 2020 07:06am
Fault lines in focus

Fault lines in focus

The pandemic highlights the need to address longstanding flaws. Published 11 May, 2020 05:16am