Saturday, July 13, 2024
TopicPakistan People’s Party

Topic: Pakistan People’s Party

Pakistan elections: All eyes on whether Army favourite Nawaz Sharif will win majority

Elections marred by political violence, with twin bomb blasts in Balochistan killing 26 on eve of polls. Imran Khan’s party has fielded independents after a state-sanctioned crackdown.

Zulfikar Ali Bhutto to Imran Khan — Pakistan's yearning for a ‘miracle man' is its downfall

Absolutism has made Pakistani politics less issue-oriented and more tribal. It is hard to tell apart PML-N or PPP from PTI on important subjects.

‘Game over': Pakistanis ask if Imran Khan is the next ‘victim' of Fawad Chaudhry curse

With the Opposition's no-confidence motion in place, people are mocking Fawad Chaudhry for claiming that Imran Khan's the 'only leader' of Pakistan.

Cynthia Ritchie’s accusations are bigger than Covid in Pakistan. As Imran Khan would like

Cash-strapped and under pressure for poor Covid-handling, Imran Khan government and Pakistan military are using an age-old strategy to shift attention.

#MeToo movement makes debut in Pakistan, high-profile people named

Here’s what’s happening across the border: Legal trouble for former PM Shaukat Aziz as court issues non-bailable warrant; International golf returns to Pakistan after 11 years.

PM Modi congratulates Imran Khan, hopes democracy will take deeper roots in Pakistan 

Here’s what is happening across the border: Pakistan may get its first woman Prez and Nawaz's hospital ward made a sub-jail.

Pakistan media targeted as it doesn’t believe in silence of the lambs: Dawn CEO

Pakistan’s teenage prodigy started making video games at 13, and a former PPP senator has said the elections are already rigged.

Chief Justice of Pakistan announces donation of Rs 1 million for dam construction, invites philanthropy

New press freedom movement starts in Pakistan as alerts warn of antibiotic-resistant typhoid fever.

The devious plans of Pakistan’s army & Supreme Court might just work in upcoming polls

The powers-that-be must seriously consider the price Pakistan pays for each round of their attempt to manipulate the political process.

Bilawal Bhutto’s convoy attacked at Karachi's Lyari neighbourhood

Printing of most expensive ballot paper starts for July elections as a transgender activist declares assets worth Rs 100 million.

On Camera

Zomato has become the brand ambassador for food cheating between couples

Zomato’s new ‘order delete’ feature is teaching young people to pull off a nearly perfect lie in front of their parents and handing spouses the perfect weapon for food infidelity.

‘Robot tax' for AI-induced job loss & ‘wealth tax' on vacant land — RSS-affiliate SJM's Budget wish list

In pre-budget meeting held in June with Finance Minister Sitharaman, Swadeshi Jagran Manch suggested incentivising those generating more employment & measures to control food inflation.

BrahMos a wonderful symbol but Philippines lacks capability to operate, says Ashley Tellis

If a country did not have C4ISR capability, having a missile was a wonderful symbol but not of much operational use, says former senior adviser to US state department.

Modi's new universe: the normal irritants of democracy & awkward chai with Rahul Gandhi

Changed reality for Modi govt in its 3rd innings is by no means rise of a new phenomenon. It's a return to old normal where even majorities had to routinely wrestle with storied million mutinies.