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How Modi has failed India

Modi is lucky to be blessed with an opposition so weak that it has no agenda other than to defeat him. Even so, doubts assail him, for he must know he has not delivered on the promises made in 2014. India’s election is the largest in the world.

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Jawad Ahmed silenced! No freedom of speech in Naya Pakistan?

Jawad Ahmed, a recognized musician, social activist and the chairman of the Barabari Party, was removed from an event on Thursday for speaking against the Prime Minister and his government.

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Government regulation of social media is an attack on our freedom

The PTI government has hinted at regulation of social media since coming to power in August and in a press conference yesterday Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said that the government plans to initiate a crackdown on “hate speech” and “extremist narratives” present in digital media.

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How the media and politics let down a heroine of Pakistani democracy

By Haider Abbasi Begum Kulsoom Nawaz tragically passed away on September 11 after a year-long battle with cancer. She served

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The Democratizing Effect of Education

By Maham Gillani. Democracy has certain prerequisites, foremost among them is education. Quality education is the only tool that can inculcate

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Democracy in Pakistan: Hopes and Hurdles

By Saeed Ullah Khan Wazir. “The concept of experimenting with democracy started with Gen.I.Mirza’s vehement assertion that “overwhelmingly illiterate masses were

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Democracy Is Not A Universal Fix

By Suhail Khan Mandokhel. Democracy is not a universal fix. Political scientists have no any objection to this introductory statement. People

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CSS Essay on The Rise of Populism Threatens Democracy and Globalization

By Saeed Ullah Khan Wazir.   (Thesis Statement) Although populist leaders masquerade as champions of across-the board human rights, true representative

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Sham Democracy

By Saif Ur Rehman. “Government of the people, by the people, for the people”. This is how Sir Abraham Lincoln

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Pakistan’s Democratic Odyssey

By Saeed Ullah Khan Wazir. “The concept of experimenting with democracy started with Gen.I.Mirza’s vehement assertion that “overwhelmingly illiterate masses were

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