Bureaucracy is confused, as political interference seems to have increased.
Can we blame a little girl for ‘running away’ from school?
No one realised the unfettered powers of the accountability body.
Bureaucracy is not performing because it is demoralised.
In which direction is the PM headed?
More than structural flaws, basic issues plague the civil service.
Systemic improvement is needed, not shortcuts.
Will the old bureaucracy continue in Naya Pakistan?
Political parties tend to resist democracy within their own ranks.
Why is an empowered DC/DM so crucial to the state’s writ?
Bashing civil servants is a favourite pastime.
Is another army operation a sustainable solution?
Children in madressahs can be easily brainwashed.
What was the objective behind reviving the DC’s office?
Neglecting the list reflects misplaced priorities.
We make policies and then continue with our ad-hoc ways.
Unfortunately, the Nacta experiment is going nowhere.
The antidote for militancy is the police.
The bureaucracy is depressed, scared and directionless.
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