Author Archives: Aziz-ud-Din Ahmad

The lot of the dreamers

The rough road of the Communist Party     This is a sympathetic while at the same time critical account of the Communist Party of Pakistan and left-of-centre politics after the demise

Ineffectual local governments

Deprived of responsibility and authority   Local governments will be in place in all the four provinces next month. The grass-roots governance is aimed at bringing democracy to the people’s doorsteps by

LG elections and PML-N

Lacking the capacity to learn   The most important outcome of the Local Government polls in Punjab is that they have exposed Imran Khan’s highly exaggerated claims and cut down the PTI

Aziz-ud-Din Ahmad

These politicians

Fighting one another tooth and nail     Corruption has become the lifeblood of Pakistan’s mainstream politics since 1977. The political elite seems to have totally lost the sense of morality. It