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Bangladesh: The People’s Republic?

Bangladesh: the people’s republic?

Mockery, death of democracy, dictatorship, authoritarianism – these are amongst a plenitude of other terms that have been used to describe the 11th. parliamentary election in Bangladesh which took place…

Why Public Projects Suffer

Why public projects suffer

A majority of people want to go about their routine peacefully and without being disturbed. People feel frustrated when their daily struggle to sustain themselves is hampered because projects that…

Administration A La Jungle

Administration a la jungle

The government has been seen to take haphazard actions, causing it to already lose credibility with the people. Some of these strange decisions are forcing people to start questioning the…

Bigotry Prevails, Republic Fails

Bigotry prevails, republic fails

The federal government, initially with the facilitation of the Punjab government and finally with the arbitration of the military leadership, has – by agreeing to the November 27 accord exactly…

Police, Politics And The Public

Police, politics and the public

A couple of smart cops greeted me and led me to a big room with multiple screens on the wall inside a Victorian gothic style building – the Central Police…

Trump Gains, Republicans Lose

Trump gains, Republicans lose

Donald Trump is on a roll and has now established himself as the frontrunner for the Republican nomination. After the coveted primaries of New Hampshire, Nevada and South Carolina, Trump…

Impact Of Public Admin On Economics

Impact of public admin on economics

Is there any way out of the dilemma that Pakistan finds it self in? It has had a series of public administrative reforms. Ayub tried to weed out the corrupt,…

Public-private Partnerships

Public-private partnerships

There is unanimity of view that Pakistan faces enormous deficiencies in its infrastructure, particularly the energy sector, that is slowing down the rate of growth and creating stress and disenchantment…