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The Politics of Electioneering in Pakistan
January 26, 2018
The Politics of Electioneering in Pakistan
The stakes are high for civilian supremacy in Pakistan in the leadup to the next elections.
The Politics of Electioneering in Pakistan
Why Pakistan’s Ruling Party Should Aim For an Early Election
December 12, 2017
Why Pakistan’s Ruling Party Should Aim For an Early Election
An alleged state led resistance to the Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz’s rule can only subside if the party wins a colossal mandate in the next general elections.
Why Pakistan’s Ruling Party Should Aim For an Early Election
A Massive Corruption Probe in Pakistan Exposes Split in Ruling Party
July 28, 2017
A Massive Corruption Probe in Pakistan Exposes Split in Ruling Party
Pakistan's ruling party is teetering on the precipice.
A Massive Corruption Probe in Pakistan Exposes Split in Ruling Party
Why Imran Khan's Meeting With Pakistan's New Army Chief Matters
April 09, 2017
Why Imran Khan's Meeting With Pakistan's New Army Chief Matters
Army chiefs come and go in Pakistan, but they can't seem to stay out of politics.
Why Imran Khan's Meeting With Pakistan's New Army Chief Matters
Political Scandals Bring Pakistan and Turkey's Leaders Together
November 23, 2016
Political Scandals Bring Pakistan and Turkey's Leaders Together
Nawaz Sharif and Recep Erdogan: Two paranoid leaders who need each other.
Political Scandals Bring Pakistan and Turkey's Leaders Together
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf's Dharna 2.0: Winners and Losers
November 23, 2016
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf's Dharna 2.0: Winners and Losers
PTI's much-anticipated sit-in of Islamabad fizzled out before it even began.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf's Dharna 2.0: Winners and Losers
Nawaz Sharif's Nightmare
October 26, 2016
Nawaz Sharif's Nightmare
Pakistan's prime minister faces challenges from abroad and at home.
Nawaz Sharif's Nightmare
Pakistan's Civilians Form a United Front on National Security
October 06, 2016
Pakistan's Civilians Form a United Front on National Security
Pakistan's civilian stakeholders have shown unity at a time of rising tensions with India.
Pakistan's Civilians Form a United Front on National Security
Let's Face It: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf Is a Party With No Future
September 12, 2016
Let's Face It: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf Is a Party With No Future
The PTI has no future in Pakistan’s politics unless a major change arises in the party’s political priorities.
Let's Face It: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf Is a Party With No Future
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf's Troubling Links to Extremist Financing
July 01, 2016
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf's Troubling Links to Extremist Financing
Is Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf funding extremist religious schools?
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf's Troubling Links to Extremist Financing
Imran Khan's Unwarranted Posturing Over the 'Panama Papers'
June 09, 2016
Imran Khan's Unwarranted Posturing Over the 'Panama Papers'
Imran Khan may have crossed the line with his latest critiques of the Pakistani prime minister.
Imran Khan's Unwarranted Posturing Over the 'Panama Papers'
The Winner of the Panama Paper Leaks in Pakistan: Imran Khan
April 13, 2016
The Winner of the Panama Paper Leaks in Pakistan: Imran Khan
Imran Khan isn't impressed by Nawaz Sharif's judicial commission to investigate the revelations of the Panama papers.
The Winner of the Panama Paper Leaks in Pakistan: Imran Khan
The Drone Strike Narrative in Pakistan
June 10, 2014
The Drone Strike Narrative in Pakistan
The discourse surrounding drone strikes in the FATA region has always been complex.
The Drone Strike Narrative in Pakistan
Bursting the Imran Khan Bubble
May 24, 2013
Bursting the Imran Khan Bubble
Although falling short of expectations in Pakistan’s elections, the former cricketer gets a chance to govern.
Bursting the Imran Khan Bubble
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