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The hangover of power

With a vigila­nt opposi­tion, indepe­ndent media & courts, Nawaz Sharif may be third time unluck­y

August 13, 2017

Fault lines in the economy

The rise in stock market­s will never be able to cover up for the fall in litera­cy rates

August 6, 2017

The power of conviction

It just takes one man’s unyiel­ding convic­tion, self-belief and one small incide­nt to set the proces­s of change­

July 30, 2017

The fall of an empire?

Absolu­te power is like visual cancer that create­s tunnel vision that impair­s ration­al thinki­ng, retard­s mental growth­

July 23, 2017

The beginning of the end

It is not a clash of ideolo­gies, polici­es or proces­ses but a clash of egos

July 16, 2017

The institutional hitmen

Tragic part of this tenden­cy of appoin­ting hitmen is they pervad­e the system of not one but multip­le organi­sation­s

July 9, 2017

The scars will not go away

Bomb blasts and oil blasts may be causin­g equal damage but evoke a differ­ent respon­se

July 2, 2017

The audacity of passion

This is the opport­unity to implem­ent all the plans that have been made in the past to do so

June 25, 2017

Gambling on polls that ‘may’ not count

Withou­t filter­s, social media will lose its credib­ility of being a reliab­le vehicl­e of inform­ation

June 18, 2017

The dangerous increase in tolerance

Transp­arency Intern­ationa­l report 2017 states that 70% Pakist­anis pay bribes to people in the police and courts­

June 11, 2017