Don’t violate rules of the game

The way PM Imran managed to get 178 votes from NA on Saturday and the scene created outside Parliament House the same...

International Women’s Day

Lip service to women’s rights was routinely paid yesterday by various political leaders from both the government and opposition yesterday on the...

Now for Punjab

After getting ex-PM Yousuf Reza Gilani elected Senator by the National Assembly, the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) has apparently selected Punjab as...

Covid-19 third wave?

The recent uptick in the number of covid-19 infections and deaths has raised fears that the country is on the verge of...

A Pyrrhic victory

Prime Minister Imran Khan has secured a vote of confidence from a House where the entire opposition was absent. The way the...

ECP versus the government

Denigrating any individual or institution that does not agree with its point of view has become a hallmark of the ruling party....

PTI’s hate campaign

That Prime Minister Imran khan has gone into conniptions is unfortunate. Finance Minister Hafeez Sheikh’s defeat in the Senate election must have...

Special treatment

That the Biden Administration intends to give India the same special treatment that its predecessor, the Trump Administration did, and ignore the...

Beginning of the end?

Whatever else might happen now, one thing is certain. The PTI government is going to be much weaker than before after the...

Israeli war crimes

International Criminal Court chief prosecutor Fatou Bensouda has opened an investigation into war crimes alleged against Israeli Defence Force personnel for war...

The debacle in Islamabad

After Nowshera, Rawalpindi. This should lead the ruling party to do a lot of soul searching. In the most hotly contested Senate...

Re-establishing some sanity

The latest incident, that of the trashing of the Islamabad High Court by lawyers, on February 8, in the course of which...

A hung Senate

The PTI is likely to emerge as the single largest party in the Senate. However lacking a majority, it would have to...

Textile exports surge

Pakistan is one of the few lucky countries, both regionally and internationally, that has somehow managed to fend off the worst effects...

A new setback to the PTI government  

The SC verdict has further added to the nightmares of PM Imran Khan. The setbacks suffered recently by the ruling PTI in...