K.M. Rizvi

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Enforced disappearances Must End

Enforced disappearances are old in Pakistan. Since March 2011, 8,463 complaints of enforced disappearances have been received by Pakistan’s Commission of Inquiry on Enforced...

Feudals, Generals, Judges, Bureaucrats, & Big Business Collectively Brought Ruin to Pakistan

Pakistan is currently faced with its most serious economic crisis to date. The problem is accentuated by political deadlocks and constitutional subversions. But why...

Moves on Pakistan’s Political Chessboard, But Nothing for the People

Pakistan’s politics has entered a new phase of political activity with multiple pieces on the chess board moving at the same time. According to...

Rumours Swirl About Imran Khan’s Survival as PM

Pakistan’s politics has always been a rollercoaster and most governments only have a year of a honeymoon. Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government, however, from...

Killing of Priest Reaffirms Pakistan’s Status as Unsafe for Minorities

Pakistan has been an unsafe country for religious minorities for decades and once again we witnessed an attack on Pakistan’s beleaguered Christian minority. On...

In Triumphalist Mood, Imran Khan Govt. Ignores Threat to Pakistan from Taliban

The U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan has led countries in the region and beyond to plan strategically for the fallout of this abrupt decision. The...

Pakistan’s Economic Strategy: Spend, and worry about how to pay for it later

Pakistan’s economic woes have been decades long and each successive government, military or civilian, simply tries to gloss over them or buy its way...

Imran Khan Fails in Managing Covid and Economy

All politics is local, and all politicians are elected for resolving domestic issues, not foreign policy. Prime Minister Imran Khan’s PTI led government faces...

What Does Huge Funeral for Bigot who Threatened Nuclear War Tell About Pakistan?

Pakistan was founded as a country for Muslims, not an Islamic state. However, decades of indoctrination in schools and covert and overt support by...

Low Maternal Mortality Rates don’t translate into better mother, child health in Pakistan

  While experts are touting the reduction in Maternal Mortality Rates (MMR) in Pakistan, we are still a long way from better health indices and...

Establishment Fooling Pakistanis, again!

For the last 73 years, the Pakistani state has argued that Pakistan and Pakistanis cannot exist with the ‘K’ of Pakistan (Kashmir) becoming a...

RSF Warns ISI Against Threatening Exiled Pakistani Journalists

Reporters Without Borders (RSF), an international non governmental organization that seeks to protect freedom of journalists around the world, has long chastised Pakistan for...

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Imran Khan Cult Ignores Common Sense at Pakistan’s Peril

Former prime minister Imran Khan and his cult-like following may continue to believe that Khan is the solution for all of Pakistan’s problems. However,...

A Routine UN Speech Get PM Sharif Little International Support

Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif gave his maiden speech at UN General Assembly on September 23. While the majority of the premier’s speech focused on...

Pakistan’s 3 Finance Ministers in One Year Do Not Reflect Stability

Pakistan’s biggest crisis is its economy and for the long-term growth of any economy, stability at the helm is key. Miftah Ismail has done...

Pakistanis Play ‘Who Will Be The Next Army Chief’ While Crises Engulf Country

The army has dominated Pakistan since its independence in 1947 to the extent that the selection of the army chief is often of more...
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