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POLITICS

 |  8-minute read
Pakistan muslim league, Nawaz Sharif, Imran Khan, Pakistan

How Naya Pakistan is capitulating before its clerics

Welcome to Naya Pakistan – just like the Purana Pakistan.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Islamabad, Imran Khan, Maryam Nawaz Sharif, Nawaz Sharif

Nawaz and Maryam Sharif's release will ring alarm bells for Imran Khan's government

The release of the Sharif family is being seen as a major victory for the PML-N. It ushers in more difficulties for Prime Minister Imran Khan.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Imran Khan, ISI, Maryam nawaz, Social Media

Corrupt no more: How social media reacted to Pakistan court suspending Nawaz Sharif's jail term

Nawaz Sharif's release is sure to raise fresh questions over the alleged role of the ISI and the Army in the recently concluded general elections in Pakistan.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Pakistan, Diplomacy, Nawaz Sharif, Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Why Atal Bihari Vajpayee was a man of peace

When it came to building peace in the region, Vajpayee showed the kind of moral courage and political will that today’s leaders would do well to learn from.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Army, Nawaz Sharif, Imran Khan, Pakistan elections

In Pakistan's tryst with democracy, shadow of military looms large

It is an open secret that it was the army, and not Imran Khan, that brought down the Nawaz Sharif government.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
India, Nawaz Sharif, Imran Khan, Pakistan

Why Imran Khan has the world's worst job

India Today cover story examines the challenges that lie ahead for Pakistan's new prime minister.

POLITICS

 |  Musings from afar  |  5-minute read
Nawaz Sharif, PTI, Imran Khan, Pakistan general elections

Why India doesn't have much to hope from Imran Khan's victory in Pakistan

The broader transformation in Pakistan with civilian supremacy and the Army’s marginalisation is nowhere in sight.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Partition, Shahbaz Sharif, Nawaz Sharif, Pakistan general elections

Jati Umra, Nawaz Sharif's ancestral home in Indian Punjab, still supports him

Imran Khan is the flavour of the season everywhere. But a village in Indian Punjab roots for former Pak PM

POLITICS

 |  Tarar Square  |  8-minute read

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Nawaz Sharif, Judiciary, Army, isi, Pakistan general elections

Pakistan general elections 2018: Why things are getting murkier as D-day nears

The armed forces, ISI, judiciary, executive, National Accountability Bureau and the EC are at loggerheads, each accusing the other of excesses.