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Cyril Almeida

For Imran, Nawaz’s exit is a big boost

Imran, Shahbaz, Zardari, the Independents and the boys all now face a significantly altered electoral landscape.

22 May 2018 6:41 AM

Pak polls: May the least-worst man win

Political violence is a familiar scar and around elections, an open wound.

14 May 2018 5:23 AM

The next PM: Only a few legitimate contenders

Legitimate contenders though — candidates with a genuine chance the next time round, after the election in July — are just a handful.

08 May 2018 12:39 AM

Polling season is going to be silly & chaotic

Khawaja Asif’s disqualification has no systemic implications.

30 Apr 2018 12:32 AM

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