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Pakistan Must Get Rid of Colonial Laws Against Peaceful Assembly

Seventy Five Years after Independence, Pakistan still has many archaic colonial-era laws and primitive policing strategies. A new study by the Human Rights Commission...

Pakistan’s Taliban Supporters Threaten Writ of State and Government

Pakistan has long suffered from the menace of radical Islamists because of the deep state’s desire to use these jihadi groups for their regional...

Tall Claims Do Not Bring Foreign Direct Investment

Every civilian government of Pakistan has promised to improve Pakistan’s economic growth but has rarely succeeded. Imran Khan’s government promised that it will bring...

Imran Khan Can’t Lead, Refuses Even to Empathize with Victim Hazara Families

  At a time when the families of Shia Hazara miners are still mourning their dead, the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, refused to...

Imran Khan’s Populism is Worse Than Populist Rhetoric Around the World

  Rise of populism and social media have led to the degermation of political discourse in many countries around the world, Pakistan is no exception....

South Asian Progressives call out targeting of Pakistani academics and scholars for political views

Pakistani academics and scholars have always faced a hostile establishment. However, over the last few years there has been a steady rise in targeting...

Pakistan must stop Torture. It is criminal, should be made a crime

On June 23, Rafiullah alias Amir, a resident of Tehkal, was arrested ​after a video of him mocking police officials went viral on social...

New Controversy on 18th Amendment Threatens Provincial Autonomy

At an All Parties Conference held on April 26-27, all the major opposition parties in Pakistan – PMLN, PPP, JUI and ANP...

HRCP: Human rights in Baluchistan

The media situation in Baluchistan is “alarming” according to Pakistan’s human rights watchdog, the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP). At a press...

‘Imran Khan’s Mr. Clean Image Takes Hit with Sister’s unexplained Fortune’

Imran Khan ran his campaign and has been trying to run his government under the image of Mr Clean. While we at...

Kartarpur corridor is not the opening chapter in a new India-Pakistan relationship

We at New Pakistan have always supported the need for good relations between Pakistan and all its neighbors, including India. However, the Kartarpur Sahib...

Lahore’s Trendy Elite Hijacks Faiz’s Memory

‘Bol ke lab azaad hain tere’ is no longer true or fashionable in Naya Pakistan. The recent Faiz Festival demonstrated this reality to all...

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Pakistan Must Get Rid of Colonial Laws Against Peaceful Assembly

Seventy Five Years after Independence, Pakistan still has many archaic colonial-era laws and primitive policing strategies. A new study by the Human Rights Commission...

HRCP: Polarizing Political Discourse Will only hurt Pakistan

Pakistan has always been a polarized society but four years of Imran Khan and his politics have left political discourse deeply polarized. At a...

Pakistan Needs an Agreement with IMF Urgently

Pakistan’s ongoing economic crisis is not going to ease unless and until the government is able to get the IMF onboard and obtain the...

Pakistan Needs Continuity In Policy for Economy to Stabilize

Pakistan has long been characterized by political instability perpetuated by frequent interruption of the democratic political process that has resulted in the absence of...
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