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Uzair Baloch, the Pakistan People’s Party, and the 18th Constitutional Amendment
July 11, 2020

Uzair Baloch, the Pakistan People’s Party, and the 18th Constitutional Amendment

By Umair Jamal
How a gangster from Karachi may become central to one of Pakistan’s defining constitutional amendments.

The Unraveling of Imran Khan: How Pakistan’s Prime Minister Fumbled
July 05, 2020

The Unraveling of Imran Khan: How Pakistan’s Prime Minister Fumbled

By Tilak Devasher
All is not well with Imran Khan.
Pakistan’s Prime Minister Dubs Osama Bin Laden a ‘Martyr’: What Now?
June 26, 2020

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Dubs Osama Bin Laden a ‘Martyr’: What Now?

By Umair Jamal
The statement brings to the fore uncomfortable truths.

Governing Ineffectively: Has Pakistan’s Ruling Party Turned a Health Crisis Into a Political Crisis?
June 23, 2020

Governing Ineffectively: Has Pakistan’s Ruling Party Turned a Health Crisis Into a Political Crisis?

By Umair Jamal
Pakistan’s political crisis is deepening with the rise of COVID-19 cases.

As Virus Cases Soar, Pakistan Says It Must Keep Its Economy Open
June 23, 2020

As Virus Cases Soar, Pakistan Says It Must Keep Its Economy Open

By Associated Press
The Pakistani government is dealing with serious economic challenges.

How Effective Is Pakistan’s Newly Established National Commission for Minorities?
May 13, 2020

How Effective Is Pakistan’s Newly Established National Commission for Minorities?

By Umair Jamal
The new commission has serious limitations that it should recognize.

Imran Khan Appoints the Pakistani Military’s Former Media Chief as Special Assistant
April 29, 2020

Imran Khan Appoints the Pakistani Military’s Former Media Chief as Special Assistant

By Umair Jamal
Imran Khan brings in a former ISPR chief to ramp up his government’s information game.
Amid COVID–19, Pakistan Launches an ‘Islam Friendly’ Action Plan to Keep Mosques Open
April 21, 2020

Amid COVID–19, Pakistan Launches an ‘Islam Friendly’ Action Plan to Keep Mosques Open

By Umair Jamal
The plan should be a cause of concern for the international community.

Amid COVID-19, a Governance Crisis Looms in Pakistan
April 15, 2020

Amid COVID-19, a Governance Crisis Looms in Pakistan

By Umair Jamal
Pakistan faces a likely ruling class reshuffle in due time—once the COVID–19 crisis clears.

In Pakistan, Criticism Grows Dangerous as Dissent Is Stifled
March 11, 2020

In Pakistan, Criticism Grows Dangerous as Dissent Is Stifled

By Associated Press
Critics of the state in Pakistan are finding themselves increasing crunched.

Sedition Laws and Their Post-Colonial Legacy in India and Pakistan
February 24, 2020

Sedition Laws and Their Post-Colonial Legacy in India and Pakistan

By Bansari Kamdar
The legacy of colonial-era sedition laws weighs heavily on both India and Pakistan.
The UN Secretary General’s Visit to Islamabad Boosts the PTI’s Fortunes
February 24, 2020

The UN Secretary General’s Visit to Islamabad Boosts the PTI’s Fortunes

By Hamzah Rifaat Hussain
Antonio Guterres’ visit to Pakistan upped the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf’s domestic credentials.

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