Editors were told what the draconian ‘guidelines’ or parameters were. They had to live with these.
As the pieces of the jigsaw lock into place, it is clear that a fragmented political landscape is on the cards.
Is it too much to expect political parties to adhere to a code where isolating and attacking women is seen as repugnant?
It was a bizarre week filled with clarifications, denials and remorse by some of the country's most important people.
Reporters and TV viewers were amazed at the manner in which Rao Anwar came to the Supreme Court.
Both chief ministers lost touch with the province they were running.
Being in power and backed by the security establishment, the Sharifs could patronise all kinds of groups.
It seems not a day now passes without court proceedings being a mainstay of the news. But increasingly, the media
How long will this feel-good factor continue is anybody’s guess given that forced conversions have not been halted.
Today, we are wracked by uncertainty over what will happen after the polls.
Asma faced an orchestrated campaign of lies where her patriotism and integrity were routinely questioned.
Siddiq Baluch used to tell his friends that he spent four years in prison for a four-month stint as the governor’s PR.
In campaigning on the victimhood platform, Maryam Nawaz and her team seem to be setting the PML-N agenda.
What can one say when a premeditated murder perpetrated by state officials snatches a young man from his loved ones?
In the game to checkmate Nawaz Sharif, various moves are being made on the chessboard.
The involvement of state institutions in mainstream and social media has become dangerously deep.
Why the move to oust the elected chief minister via a no-confidence motion just six months ahead of an election?
The former dictator does not shy away from stirring controversies.
As democracy is still evolving in Pakistan, it would be foolish to expect a turbulence-free ride.
The concern is firmly with our image and expressing outrage at the ‘traitors’ who sell ‘negative stories’ abroad.