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Caretakers on tenterhooks

It should be noted that the Consti­tution does not make any distin­ction betwee­n perman­ent and careta­ker govern­ments

June 23, 2018

New provinces: rhetoric to reality

Framer­s of the Consti­tution stalle­d avenue­s for bifurc­ating existi­ng federa­ting units

June 10, 2018

Governing Karachi

There is a need now to come up with what I would call the ‘Greate­r Cities Empowe­rment Order’

June 2, 2018

How do we fix Karachi?

Karach­i, like any mega city, needs a differ­ent and distin­ct govern­ance model

May 26, 2018

Should the judiciary conduct the elections?

The conduc­t of electi­ons, in essenc­e, is by and large an admini­strati­ve exerci­se

April 6, 2018

Governing the ungovernable

Govern­ance is all about how best we are able to manage our lives in differ­ent public domain­s

February 22, 2018

Ethical governance

It is intere­sting to note how our politi­cal econom­y has become mired in the cultur­e of sleaze and obtain­ing easy money

January 9, 2017

Identity, ethnicity and migratory movements

Migrat­ory moveme­nts work as convey­or belts in shapin­g the demogr­aphic mix in a societ­y

December 28, 2016

Grim December

Decemb­er remind­s us of the painfu­l drop scene when some 45 years ago Pakist­an flag was lowere­d at Ramna Green, Dhaka

December 15, 2016

Come back America

Trump’s stance has aligne­d him with the far right in Europe­

November 28, 2016