Nida Paras

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Pakistan Needs A Comprehensive Climate Action Plan

Pakistan experiences recurring heatwaves and droughts, riverine and flash floods, landslides, and sea storms or cyclones. Climate change is expected to only increase the...

Imran Bowled out, Refuses to Leave the Crease

Imran Khan has lost the confidence of most Pakistan’s Parliamentarians and, as per parliamentary democracy norms, will be constitutionally voted out of office on...

Economist once consulted by Imran Khan Explains Why Pakistan’s Economy Isn’t Growing

Despite Imran Khan’s proclamations about a ‘Riyasat e Madina’ Pakistan’s economic crises continue unabated and there is no sign that things will improve any...

Pakistan ignores education while promoting Jihad

Pakistan has one of the highest number of primary school age children not going to any educational institution: public, private or religious. The country’s...

Record-breaking Inflation Highlights Pakistan’s Economic Woes under Imran Khan

Inflation continues to wreak havoc on Pakistan’s fragile economy. During the three years of Imran Khan’s premiership, inflation has broken a 70-year record, with...

Imran Khan promised a Pakistan that would have a strong economy, lower prices, more employment and would not depend on bailouts from others. He...

Pakistan Cannot Get Off FATF Greylist While Nurturing Terrorists

The global community, including multilateral agencies like the global money laundering and terror financing watchdog, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), have long considered...

Judicial Overreach Undermines Pakistan’s Democratic Facade

The decision by Sindh High Court to suspend two members of the Sindh Provincial assembly because they failed to supervise a campaign to cull...

Pakistan’s National Ideology of Anger and Hate

Decades of ideological brainwashing through an educational curriculum that spews hatred (religious, ethnic, and social), a media and social media apparatus that amplifies this,...

Breach of Contract Costs Pakistan’s Impoverished Government

Pakistan’s inability to recognize the sanctity of contracts has led Pakistanis to bear the burden of having to pay for the follies of their...

Rape Culture, Ignored and Condoned by Establishment and its Henchmen

Pakistan was the first Muslim country to have a woman as a Prime Minister and yet it is one of the most unsafe places...

Mohammad Hanif: People of Balochistan deserve better

Baluchistan is by territory, the largest province of Pakistan, and yet it has been the most neglected...

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75 Years of Pakistan: Must the Next 75 years be as Turbulent?

On the 75th Anniversary of Pakistan’s Independence, it is time to acknowledge the good, the bad, and the ugly. Pakistan was founded as the...

Supreme Court Judicial Overreach Harming Pakistan

As Pakistan enters its 75th year of independence, maybe it is time the country stopped banning people, ideas, books, films, organizations, etc. That may...

De-regulate Drug Prices, Grow Pakistan’s Pharma Industry

  Rising prices, falling rupee, and continued presence of Covid have hit the poorest segments of society the most. In addition to food and fuel,...

Police Needs to Respect Citizens Rights, Avoid Crass Thuggery

The Shahbaz Sharif government came into power promising that it would be different from not just the Imran Khan government but also other governments...
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