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Evaluation of democracy and forthcoming challenges to next government

Muhammad Bilal Abdul Ghani | The 14th National Assembly completed its term on May 31st, 2018. It is a landmark achievement in the democratic history...

Had no political agenda in past and now: Hassan Askari

News Desk | Care Taker Chief Minister Punjab Professor Hasan Askari says he had no “political agenda” in the past, and now. He said his...

Interim Prime Minister heads recent cabinet meeting

News Desk | Prime Minister, Justice (Retd.) Nasir-ul-Mulk chaired a meeting of the caretaker Federal Cabinet at the Prime Minister’s Office. Secretary Interior gave a...

PTI demands ECP to scrutinize politically motivated transfers in last-weeks of...

News Analysis | Pakistan Tehrek-i-Insaf (PTI) on Wednesday accused the former Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz government of making shady appointments in last weeks of its tenure to rig...

Hold on, Honourable Chief Justice!

Farah Adeed | Interesting to see that a second consecutive democratic government has managed to complete its tenure in Pakistan. The whole country is happy...

SC suspends the nullification of nomination forms by LHC: Tough time...

News Analysis |  The Supreme Court of Pakistan (SC) has suspended the decision of the Lahore High Court (LHC) regarding the revision of electoral nomination...

Will caretaker government be able to hold free and fare elections?

Ikram Sehgal | Headed by former Chief Justice Nasirul Mulk, the Caretaker Regime taking office today includes in its mission statement (1) running the affairs...

Iqama holders fit to rule under Election Act 2017

News Analysis | In response to the ousting of former Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif and the Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif, the Election Commission of...

Political parties cry foul amid Senate vote rigging allegations

News Desk | Amid allegations of horse trading, several political parties have called for an investigation into the Senate elections. The ruling party Pakistan Muslim...

“Withhold notifications of senators-elect believed to be dual nationals,” Chief Justice...

News Desk | The Supreme Court of Pakistan ordered the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to withhold the victory notifications of four senators-elect suspected of...

Win in Senate elections may pave way for PML-N to legislate...

News Desk | Senate Elections are underway. The upper house of the parliament is to be reelected today. Given the political environment of the country,...

Senate elections challenged in the LHC

News Desk | The Senate elections have been challenged in the Lahore High Court (LHC) by Dr. Zarqa Suharwardi who argues that the declaration of...

PML-N cannot remain in the name of a disqualified person: PAT...

News Analysis | An application submitted by the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) and Advocate Makhdoom Muhammad Niaz Inqilabi to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has...

Lawmakers unite to ensure timely elections

News Analysis | On Thursday, the National Assembly passed the 24th Constitutional Amendment Bill 2017 by a resounding majority of 242:1. Putting an end to...

Why is Imran Khan challenging the ECP?

News Analysis | Chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan has filed a petition in the Islamabad High Court on Wednesday, challenging the issuance...

Panama verdict: Victory in a two-dimensional war

Jawad Falak | The Supreme Court on Friday unanimously disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from his post after an investigative panel alleged his family’s wealth...

Pakistan: Can only the Army provide freedom?

Dr. Farid A. Malik | On April 24, 1915, the combined forces of Britain, France, Australia, and New Zealand attacked Gallipoli to topple the Caliphate...

PTI rendered “bat less” by ECP; Will it now oblige system...

News Analysis The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) today, issued formal written directives to the four provincial election commissions across Pakistan not to assign the...

What we need to do to ensure ‘free and fair’ elections...

Dr. Farid A. Malik | The election in 1970 was free and fair as it was the first experience. Manipulative mechanisms were not in place....

Imran Khan threatens to protest against Election Commission of Pakistan

Imran Khan, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf's Chairman, said on Monday, we might carry out street protests to coerce Election Commission of Pakistan to conduct free and...

Is PML-N a threat to democracy?

PML-N remains unbeatable in Punjab not because of its deeds but rather due to its misdeeds. Its manipulative mechanisms are well entrenched. It is...

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