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Columns

Conflict with Iran looms large on the horizon

Pakistan can suffer serious collateral damage from the mounting US-Iran confrontation and would do well to remain aloof from any involvement.

10 Jul 2018 12:51 AM

Trump’s Europe foray: New options for India?

The moment of reckoning came when Berlin Wall fell in 1989, followed by the 1991 collapse of the Soviet Union.

10 Jul 2018 12:45 AM

Price of democracy? A 4-point growth mantra

Wasteful use of capital is hardwired into a system which prices capital cheaply.

09 Jul 2018 12:04 AM

PM Imran... Or Sanjrani option? Or can Nawaz still cut a deal?

Now, even if Nawaz returns and sets the campaign trail on fire, the pieces are in place to thwart a last-minute PML(N) wave.

09 Jul 2018 12:00 AM

Erdogan’s victory: A lesson for Indian Oppn

Even the majority community that the BJP hopes to consolidate by accentuating social schisms has seen through the game.

08 Jul 2018 12:46 AM

Court is not a substitute for a democratic political process

Executive and legislative excesses can be cured by courts.

08 Jul 2018 12:46 AM

Nitish’s summersault likely before 2019 polls

Nitish Kumar, who had displayed flip-flop attitude in recent times, might do another summersault before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

07 Jul 2018 12:10 AM

Election symbol alone can’t help a candidate win

Not too long ago, the Pakistanis were asked to keep an eye on those fighting the general election with the symbol of ghara.

07 Jul 2018 12:08 AM

An emerging wave of environmental politics

The politics of environment and the battles for livelihood become a microcosm for the democratic struggles today.

06 Jul 2018 12:33 AM

A resolution between Sharif brothers seems impossible

It is evident that the long absence of Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam from the country has seriously affected the PML(N) election campaign.

06 Jul 2018 12:33 AM