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Jumpstart Pakistan?

As Pakistan struggled with ever-growing challenges in recent decades, a succession of regimes have sought to jumpstart the country – notably its economy – without comprehensively tackling long-term challenges. It…

Jumping the gap — how to undo inequality?

The rent-seeking and unproductive usage of resources has exacerbated inequality in Pakistan. Even in times of higher growth, pervasive inequality had made it difficult for people with low incomes to…

The jump, not quite

THE point where the PML-N search engine rammed into the NAB wall in Lahore the other day is called Thokar for a reason. Thokar here probably signifies an abrupt rise…

Jumping the gun

Formed on orders of the Supreme Court (SC) to investigate the multi-billion rupees fake bank accounts scam, a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) on Dec 31 last submitted its final report…

Queue Jumping And The Great ‘I’

Queue jumping and the great ‘I’

‘This is Rome.’ Our city is a cesspool of humanity, a place of deceit, plots and vice of every imaginable kind. Anywhere you turn you will see arrogance, stubbornness, malevolence,…