It is unfortunate that the PTI is now allowing opposition and dissenting voices to be suppressed.
The problem in Pakistan is the absence of details about the government’s deradicalisation plans.
Is opposition politics simply about filling the airwaves at a time when no one else is?
Regarding Article 184(3), there is an eerie silence from the big white building on Constitution Avenue.
The PML-N would not want to invite more trouble for itself by getting together with the PPP.
In creating a hierarchy of issues, where would we begin to ask for no harassment on the street or in cyberspace?
The leadership needs to focus on the importance of raising awareness about war and what it brings.
Dissenting voices within a party are different from dissenting voices in a government.
The PTI support base is upset with the leadership for playing footsie with the ‘corrupt’ ones in the opposition.
Historically, we have been in the habit of expecting the judiciary to resist and change political realities.
The military’s retreat had little to do with the quality of our politicians & more to do with its own internal workings.
In this la-la land that we live in, we think reforming the police is a simple matter of tinkering with the law.
It’s an anger that is accompanied by a sense of helplessness at the direction in which the country is headed.
A ‘yes’ vote may not necessarily indicate an NRO but simply an effort to smoothen ruffled feathers.
Is there more to the story than just the government’s mismanagement?
Justice Nisar created headlines not just in courtrooms but by visits all across the country.
There is more than one way of viewing the Asghar Khan case, its history, and what it signifies.
The talk of arrest may just be talk at the moment, but it seems plausible.
Will the PM have to make a similar choice as Musharraf did between growth and accountability?
The PPP and the PML-N too have had good moments with the generals, as well as bad and ugly ones.