Cooperation deficit on shared challenges and other key areas has further weakened multilateralism.
Divisive politics during the ongoing climate calamity has denuded the country of a unified response.
The world’s most consequential relationship between the US and China needs to be managed responsibly.
The exemplary public role should have been matched by unity and solidarity among political leaders.
India’s actions have sought to disenfranchise and disempower Kashmiri Muslims.
There is a close nexus between economic recovery and political certainty.
Political leaders should set aside their partisan interests to agree on a pause in their confrontation.
Maleeha Lodhi calls for governance that goes well beyond power politics. Perhaps the emergence of new power structures and an...
Most damaging fallout of the constant demonisation of opponents by political leaders is erosion of public trust in politicians.
Politics breaks down when political disputes cannot be resolved by political means and total gridlock follows.
Tenuous state of economy urges end to political turmoil and calls for responsible economic management in months ahead.
Electoral support for retrogressive populism may be waning but not the appeal of its ideas.
People are left with the impression that power, not public purpose, drives political leaders.
Pakistan needs champions of reform, not champions of empty rhetoric.
PTI is ahead in this game; PML-N and PPP lag behind in outreach to the youth.
The confluence of polarised politics and economic turmoil is pushing the country into a danger zone.
The ECP needs to carefully evaluate and then recommend the most secure and effective voting method for expats.
An unstable political environment is detrimental to efforts to heal an ailing economy.
All political actors need to think as much about the country’s economic future as their own partisan interests.
Political courage and policy actions are needed to avert an economic crisis.