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Say hello to the bullwhip effect

Wall Street knows better than to look the other way when Michael Burry, of the “Big Short” fame, casts doubts on the health of the economy and questions the Fed’s…

Balochistan: the foreign hand?

WITH the present uptick of attacks on security forces, we are back to a familiar routine. Between when a terrorist incident occurs and blame is assigned, the separation is no…

How the world has changed — I

The world’s geopolitical equation has suddenly encountered a black swan event with the Russian invasion of Ukraine. The human tragedy is devastating. Global economic, political and social impact is yet…

Contempt for the constitution

Formation of a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) by the Supreme Court in the PanamaGate case became a cause for PML (N) party stalwarts to celebrate "victory" and start distributing sweets,…

He’s changed his mind!

Two days before ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif decided to fly back to Pakistan to appear before an accountability court, he had refused to answer a journalist's repeated question if…

Trapped by own lies

And do not mix the truth with falsehood or conceal the truth while you know [it]-Al-Quran (2:42)  Heads of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) entangled in legal…

Doomsday politics

Disqualified as Prime Minister (PM) by the Supreme Court (SC) on July 28, Nawaz Sharif was forced to relinquish his position as President of PML-N. Tailor-made for one individual the…

Panama case judgement: Dismissal of review petitions

Nawaz Sharif, his offspring, son-in-law, Muhammad Safdar, and father-in-law of younger daughter, Muhammad Ishaq Dar, in multiple review petitions filed against the decisions of Supreme Court of April 20, 2017…