Friday, Sep 21, 2018 | Last Update : 10:40 PM IST

Cyril Almeida

Pakistan’s sweeping agenda

Always fighting to be safe, never stable enough to become strong — that’s goals one and two evaporating right there.

23 Apr 2018 12:21 AM

How a fake crisis turned into a real one in Pak

The barrage of judicial verdicts against Nawaz has destabilised the system.

16 Apr 2018 6:29 AM

Pak govt has to be more transparent on tax amnesty

Either the system is more rigged than outsiders can comprehend or smart people attempt stupid things when in government.

09 Apr 2018 12:15 AM

Tweaking the system a must in Pak

Loosen the dominance of the CJP in the appointment process and give a joint parliamentary committee a role in the selection.

02 Apr 2018 3:58 AM

After Nawaz, 2 real options: Which one will the ‘boys’ take?

The mystery of why the system wants Nawaz out makes it all the more likely Nawaz is politically a dead man walking.

19 Mar 2018 12:16 AM

The Senate shenanigans

The N-League had an opportunity to project strength and confidence, a nice little fillip going into the campaign season proper.

12 Mar 2018 12:26 AM

Build-up to Pak polls: Wild, woolly, wacky, maddening

The legal vice Nawaz is in may not reverse itself even if Nawaz wins his war with the boys.

05 Mar 2018 5:50 AM

US squeezes Pak generals, & vice-versa

Nawaz is no longer N-League president and, suddenly, the N-League doesn’t have any Senate candidates.

26 Feb 2018 12:02 AM

Does Imran not know how to win?

The heavy turnout in the byelection was a clue as is the problem of having too many winners in the PML(N) camp.

19 Feb 2018 4:35 AM

Faizabad vs the Mardan lynching

Faizabad was about the abstract, in Mardan there are flesh and blood heroes to be venerated and a dead boy to condemn.

12 Feb 2018 5:40 AM