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Don’t Blame MQM for Rigging by-elections 2013

Don’t Blame MQM for Rigging by-elections 2013

From Karachi to Peshawar, we witnessed by elections being held for the year 2013 just a few days back. And not that I wouldn’t have loved to take the hassle otherwise, I decided to visit the...
Good Politics is always Gray

Good Politics is always Gray

The one positive attitude we can see in Pakistani politics is that there is no black or white in the politics. The recent PMLN and MQM meeting proved that there should always be a gray in the...
Politics as usual: PTI vs. MQM

Politics as usual: PTI vs. MQM

Imran Khan has turned out to be the biggest disappointment in Pakistani politics. He is playing the same old politics that we expect from PPP and PMLN. “If you can’t perform then create...
PTI’s Afterthoughts Galore

PTI’s Afterthoughts Galore

Pakistan’s political landscape is richer, more promising and more colorful with the addition of a new combination of red and green stripes. That PTI is a political reality in Pakistan’s...
How Fauzia Kasuri Left PTI…

How Fauzia Kasuri Left PTI…

Fauzia Kasuri lost her otherwise very strong case in my eyes the way she chose to quit. No one but she herself is to be blamed for the unceremonious exit that it came to be at the end.   She no...
How to Ensure Naya Pakistan?

How to Ensure Naya Pakistan?

Just take a glimpse back to draw some lessons from the Malay civilization that woke up to a golden age in Dr, Mahatir’s reign after its independence.Dr Mahathir took over in 1981 to continue the...
From Dark to Illusion

From Dark to Illusion

Let’s put it directly, after the huge PML-N sweep, mainstream expects that Nawaz Sharif should come up with complete homework; PML N government should not be direction less, at least, this time,...
Welcome to ‘Dangerous’ Pakistan

Welcome to ‘Dangerous’ Pakistan

Call the musicians, distribute the sweets for ‘Roshan Pakistan’ and ‘Naya Pakistan’ i.e. the PMLN and PTI have been voted the 1st and 2nd choice of this country. Apart from all the...
Will PTI be a Success in KPK?

Will PTI be a Success in KPK?

Thank God! The ‘tsunami’ has hit KPK with all its fury and fervor, where PTI has emerged as the most popular party in this province by bagging biggest chunk of provincial assembly seats. The...
Did PTI Deliver a ‘New Pakistan’?

Did PTI Deliver a ‘New Pakistan’?

Let’s begin by juxtaposing the pre and post-election political scenarios of Pakistan with an aim to weigh the after effects of the debut entry of Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) as a...
Karachi Can Not be Hijacked

Karachi Can Not be Hijacked

If any party presumes that they have propriety rights to Karachi, it’s about time they get a reality check and in one word, “Back off”. Our beautiful metropolis, an eclectic fusion of cultures,...
Why Vote for PTI and Arif Alvi?

Why Vote for PTI and Arif Alvi?

Being one of the founding members of PTI, ex Secretary-General of PTI’s from 2006 until 2013, Arif Alvi happens to be one of the most dependable candidates standing from the N-250 sector.  ...
Election Campaigns Or Verbal Abuse?

Election Campaigns Or Verbal Abuse?

All  we see these days in the name of election campaigning is plethora of mud-slinging taunts and amusing songs by all electoral parties. What is even astonishing is the idea behind their...
PTI is Leading, Not Pleading (Rebuttal)

PTI is Leading, Not Pleading (Rebuttal)

I couldn’t help smiling after I read the scholarly article “PTI- leading for Votes”. Starting off again with the trademark line of my rebuttals:   “Thou art not a writer? Pick up a pen,...
PTI Pleading for Votes

PTI Pleading for Votes

  You cannot convince a voter by knocking at his door at 3PM, summer afternoon.   The ongoing door to door campaign by PTI’s “tabdeeli razakar” is not bringing fruitful results...
Imran Will or Not?

Imran Will or Not?

The question is superfluous. Imran already has. The question is untenable as it implies a sweeping electoral victory to be the ultimate victory. This notion of victory conveniently ignores Imran’s...
Tsunami Plus – Exclusive!

Tsunami Plus – Exclusive!

Finally the ‘tsunama’ (the higher form of tsunami) struck Lahore yet again. Never in my whole life did I see such oomph and verve in the participants. The slogan of ‘Naya Pakistan’ became the...
23rd March and PTI Jalsa

23rd March and PTI Jalsa

With passing of every hour my excitement and enthusiasm is increasing. Unity and love is all I can see in Lahore. Like him or hate him I feel only Imran khan can make this happen. Jalsa, Lahore and...
Much Could and Probably Will go Wrong

Much Could and Probably Will go Wrong

As the political climate in Pakistan has become hot in January, there are many conspiracy theories are on the board. Everyone wants to know the true picture of the situations, weather it’s a long...
Will Imran Khan Make a Difference?

Will Imran Khan Make a Difference?

PTI’s rise after the rally of 30th October, 2011, a partial disillusionment with their politics, parting of a few loyalists such as Shirn Mazari, and Khan’s commitment to hold intra-party...
The Illusion of the ‘Change’

The Illusion of the ‘Change’

Revolution has been the talk of the town with regular slogans that a Tsunami is going to sweep the country in the coming years. The general election is around the corner and the political parties...
Mr.Khan- a Better Player than Politician

Mr.Khan- a Better Player than Politician

Imran Khan the name that has once again become the topic of almost all drawing room discussions. There is not a single gathering where Mr. Khan is not talked about. The discussions have varying views...