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Who Is Nawaz Sharif Fighting For?

Who is Nawaz Sharif fighting for?

How we recall the first few weeks after the December 16, 2014 Army Public School attack in Peshawar depends on our specific perspectives. Beyond the searing pain of that tragedy,…

Is Nawaz Sharif Unstoppable?

Is Nawaz Sharif unstoppable?

In what could be termed as a turning point before the general elections, on Monday the PML-N defeated the PTI’s candidate in NA-154, Lodhran in Punjab, with a big margin…

Nawaz Sharif: Crying In The Rain

Nawaz Sharif: crying in the rain

By the time this article is in print, US President Donald Trump will have made his much-anticipated speech about America’s engagement in Afghanistan. Pakistanis should be prepared for essentially more…

Will Nawaz Sharif Go Full Insafian?

Will Nawaz Sharif go full Insafian?

On August 14, 2014, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and the Pakistan Awami Tehrik (PAT) launched a protest that would last until the Army Public School massacre on December 16, 2014.…

Return of Nawaz Sharif

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has returned from the salubrious environment of the UK to the suffocatingly humid, energy-sapping climate of the country. Not that he would feel the change. The…

What’s Next For Nawaz Sharif?

What’s next for Nawaz Sharif?

Nawaz Sharif’s much-awaited speech in the National Assembly was as unconvincing as his two previous addresses to the nation. It was the same detail of family business and tale of…

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

Even when he was exiled and a million miles away from his current office, everyone around him used to call him ‘Mr Prime Minister’ to get his ear. The battery…

Options For Nawaz Sharif

Options for Nawaz Sharif

IMRAN Khan has thrown down the gauntlet yet again by announcing his plan to shut down the major cities one by one, eventually paralysing the entire country. If that does…

The Ideology-less Nawaz Sharif

The ideology-less Nawaz Sharif

Some people believe that in diverse democracies, ideology is an obstacle to growth and progress. This is because ideology, when adopted in places where it has no chance of being…

Nawaz Sharif & Cronyism

Nawaz Sharif & cronyism

The unlawful removal of Tariq Malik, Chairman of National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra) and his reinstatement by Islamabad High Court gives credence to allegations from critics of Premier Nawaz…