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Niaz Murtaza

Shift in form of governance could trigger other conflicts

A regime change, unlike a new government, alters the form of governance, eg from autocracy to democracy.

10 Oct 2018 12:08 AM

If the populist leaders fail, the people will tire of them

The murderers have been official armies, militias and even common citizens, with at least one such event in every decade since the 1990s.

26 Sep 2018 6:37 AM

If finding truths is hard, speaking them openly is infinitely harder

The pursuits of social bonds, wealth and power have always been common human pursuits.

12 Sep 2018 1:57 AM

Will Pakistan’s middle class bosses trigger new soft coup?

Middle-class voters alone didn’t ensure the PTI’s win. The party co-opted many traditional electables.

15 Aug 2018 1:35 AM

Options for Imran’s PTI very limited

All these likely served as signals that the PML(N) would be eased out and that the PTI was now the laadla, or favoured party.

01 Aug 2018 12:32 AM

Is it so hard to conduct credible polls?

he first three were held under the establishment; were they atoning partially for past rigging?

23 May 2018 12:28 AM

World risks trade wars as Trump turns US inwards

Donald Trump tapped into this anger by demonising globalisation as being against US interests.

15 Feb 2017 12:19 AM