Shaista Sindhu

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‘Army Chief Extension: Why does everything in Pakistan Become a Circus?’

On November 26, 2019, the Supreme Court of Pakistan suspended the notification issued by Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government giving Chief of Army Staff...

HRCP condemns NPC bar on journalists’ forum

On November 23rd senior journalists were barred from entering the National Press Club (NPC)in Islamabad because Pashtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM) leader Manzoor Pashteen was invited....

UK courts become Waterloo for Pakistani Media Groups

The Pakistani media’s tendency to defame people at the behest of Pakistan’s establishment is getting pushback from the legal system in the United Kingdom. Pakistan...

Pakistan needs an anti-torture legislation: Human Rights body

Pakistan lacks a comprehensive legislative framework to eliminate torture and all forms of cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment or punishment. On November 8th at...

“Why are current and former Washington officials still so credulous about Pakistan?”

Pakistan has always ranked high among countries that suppress media freedom and where the deep state is known to intimidate journalists and media houses....

Naya Pakistan erodes Pakistan’s wealth

According to the latest Global Wealth Report issued by Credit Suisse, Pakistan is one of the biggest losers as the country's wealth declined...

Imran Khan loses his nerve as Maulana comes to Islamabad

The ‘Azadi March’ of JUI-F leader Maulana Fazlur Rahman appears to be in full steam. Various convoys from Baluchistan, Sindh, KPK and Punjab are...

How weak or paranoid can a state be, if it is threatened by art?

The Pakistani state has always felt threatened by intellectuals and artists demonstrated in latest incident on Sunday October 27 in Karachi when an art...

HRCP: State must respect teachers’ right to livelihood

A state that fails to respect teachers’ right to a decent livelihood will end up failing its people. This is the key...

‘Staying on FATF Grey List is hardly cause for celebration.’

Instead of seeking to get off terror watch lists, Imran Khan’s Naya Pakistan is celebrating that Pakistan has remained on the FATF...

Naya Pakistan slips on Global Competitiveness Rankings!

According to the latest Global Competitiveness Index released on October 9, Pakistan has slipped from 107 to 110 rank out...

If Imran Khan Conquered the UN, as his fans say, why is Pakistan changing its UN ambassador?

If one is to believe the Pakistani mainstream media, Prime Minister Imran Khan’s party the PTI and its social media machinery, then...

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Imran Khan’s Lack of Empathy Highlights Hazaras’ Plight

The recent killing of 10 Shia Hazara miners and the lack of sympathy expressed by Pakistan’s prime minister is not just sad, it is...

Denial and Lies Will Not Fix Pakistan’s Battered Economy

Pakistan’s economy has often faced crises but for the last 2.5 years, ever since Prime Minister Imran Khan’s PTI led government came to power,...

ISIS Kills More Shias in Pakistan But What is Govt. Doing to Stop it?

The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack on Sunday January 3 targeting Shia Hazara miners in Mach coal field, 100 miles from...

Islamabad Cannot Be a Haven While the Rest of Pakistan Suffers

Abductions, kidnapping and disappearances are the norm in Pakistan. This week, however, the Islamabad High Court (IHC) expressed concern over the "deteriorating law and...
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