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Pakistan’s Rupee Remains Under Pressure and Things Won’t Change Anytime Soon

Pakistan’s rupee may have ended its historic fall but the currency remains under pressure with liquidity shortages disrupting the foreign exchange market as evident from...

Imran Khan’s Insensitivity Reflects His Narcissism

Politicians all the world over can often be insensitive. But Imran Khan has shown, repeatedly both while he was prime minister, and now, that...

Political Instability Could Erode Positive Impact of IMF Reprieve

The IMF deal ensures that Pakistan remains afloat – literally – but unless and until the country has political stability it will be unable...

Even a Disastrous Flood Does Not Stop Pakistan’s Rulers From Hating India

Pakistan is currently witnessing one of its worst natural disasters ever with devastating floods not just destroying homes and taking lives but also destroying...

75 Years After Pakistan’s Independence, Minority Nationalities Still Feel Marginalized

In its 75th year of independence, maybe it is time for Pakistan’s leaders and state to redress the grievances of all of Pakistan’s citizens...

Floods Overwhelm Pakistan, Again, But International Aid is Slow This Time

Pakistan is currently witnessing one of its worst natural crises ever. More than half of the country is under water and millions of people...

Narcissist Imran Khan Puts Himself, not Pakistan, First

Former prime minister Imran Khan and his party, PTI, may claim that they care about Pakistan, but recent actions show that is untrue. Imran...

Pakistan’s Child Marriage Crisis

Pakistan is not a country for minorities of any kind – religious or ethnic – and it is unfortunately also not a country for...

Pakistan’s Real Existential Threat is a Climate Catastrophe

The Pakistani state and establishment have argued for decades that Pakistan faces an existential threat from its neighbor, India, and they have spent millions...

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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...