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Poor Pakistanis Pay Price as Incompetent Imran Khan Mismanages Economy

Taking care of the basic needs of its citizenry is the foremost duty of any government. The Imran Khan government has failed on multiple...

No Sign of Extremism Waning in Pakistan

The scourge of extremism has long plagued Pakistan. Successive governments have sought to whitewash the issue or set up commissions or organizations to come...

Remittances Rise for Now But Will Fall in the Long Term

Since the 1970s oil boom and large scale migration of labor to the Gulf countries, remittances from the diaspora have formed a critical part...

Did EU DisInfo Lab, an NGO, Get Used by Pakistan’s Disinformation Campaign Against India Disinformation?

Over the last few days, a report by the EU DisInfo Lab titled ‘Indian Chronicles’ has created a lot of ‘hungama’ on mainstream and...

‘Terror Camp Organizer is now Pakistan’s Interior Minister: How can that help image?’

Pakistan has a new Interior Minister. It is a man Prime Minister Imran Khan once said he would not even appoint as a ‘chaprasi’...

Begging Bowl Endures: Imran Khan Borrows from China to Pay Back Saudis

Prime Minister Imran Khan may claim all he likes that under him Pakistan will never extend a ‘begging bowl’ before other countries, but in...

Promoting Khalistan will bring new problems for Pakistan

It seems some individuals from Sikh community in America, Britain and Canada, have become active again calling for a Khalistan (a Sikh majority state...

Establishment Attacked Dissidents While Leaving Indian Disinformation Unchecked

State and non state actors have long used propaganda and psychological warfare (psy war) against opponents. In recent years this has involved fake news,...

Will Imran Khan’s ‘uniform curriculum’ reinforce social bias against women?

Women form almost fifty percent of Pakistan’s 207 million population, yet 32 percent of primary school age girls, 59 percent of secondary age girls,...

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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...