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Army has started its catharsis. Will political parties do introspection too?

In his last public speech before retiring on November 29, outgoing army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa chose to speak about the legacy of...

Pakistan Gets New Boss as its Army Gets New Chief

It is said that most countries around the world have armies, while the Pakistan army has a country. In Pakistan, people may not care...

China Helping Pakistan in Baloch Genocide

The Pakistani state has long viewed any calls for ethnic or linguistic diversity as subversive and anti-national. This has meant that any demands by...

Pakistanis Get Electricity Sporadically, Energy Sector Circular Debt Persists

75 years after independence the Pakistani state is unable to ensure that the majority of its citizens have access to electricity. Electricity has now...

Pakistan Faces Multiple Crises and its Leaders Have No Plan to Deal with Them

Pakistan is currently in the midst of one of its most challenging periods: political instability continues unabated in addition to the economic crises plaguing...

Trial of Murderous Police Chief Tests Pakistan’s Justice System

The recent trial of former Karachi Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Rao Anwar for the murder of Naqeebullah Mehsud in 2018 is a test...

Unabated Political Instability Continues to Plague Pakistan

Pakistan’s political instability continues unabated. Former Prime minister Imran Khan continues his attacks on both the coalition government and the military establishment. Prime Minister...

Ban on Joyland Shows Pakistan remains Ban-istan!

The Pakistani state has long suppressed artistic freedom of expression in films, literature or music. Joyland is the latest example of how the state...

Investors Remain Jittery About Pakistan’s Economy

Pakistan’s economic chaos continues unabated. The recent assertion by State Bank governor Jameel Ahmad that the country has enough dollars to meet its foreign...

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Pakistan Must Allow Effective Local Governments

Devolution and decentralization are key to democracy and democratic governance in today’s day and age. In Pakistan, unfortunately, the state is reluctant to allow...

Army has started its catharsis. Will political parties do introspection too?

In his last public speech before retiring on November 29, outgoing army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa chose to speak about the legacy of...

Pakistan Gets New Boss as its Army Gets New Chief

It is said that most countries around the world have armies, while the Pakistan army has a country. In Pakistan, people may not care...

China Helping Pakistan in Baloch Genocide

The Pakistani state has long viewed any calls for ethnic or linguistic diversity as subversive and anti-national. This has meant that any demands by...