A disaster foretold

A disaster foretold

What Pakistan can do to improve its flood management

Can ECP restructuring improve election management?

Can ECP restructuring improve election management?

The way the elections were held in May last year has become perhaps the most serious issue in the national political discourse. Not only some parties are out on the streets protesting against what they call large-scale rigging in 2013 … Continue reading

“There can be no overnight changes” ~ Asad Umar

“There can be no overnight changes” ~ Asad Umar

“There can be no overnight changes” ~ Asad Umar

When the levee breaks

When the levee breaks

What turns floods into disaster and how best to mitigate that

Will another Afghan miracle destabilise Pakistan?

Will another Afghan miracle destabilise Pakistan?

It is no coincidence that at the time of both first and second “Afghan Miracle”, Pakistan had a military regime in place.

Can joint sessions of parliament counter the protests in Islamabad?

Can joint sessions of parliament counter the protests in Islamabad?

It was Bernadette Devlin, the more-than-colourful Irish socialist, who may have said it best. Famous for slapping Reginald Maudlin – an infamous Tory zombie of the time – Ms. Devlin was as famous for rebelling against the same system of … Continue reading