Imad Zafar

  • TFor Pakistan’s ruling PML-N party, their troubles are far from over. After Faizabad another sit in from Tahirul Qadri is now in the making and if that is not enough, Pir Hameeduddin Sialvi along with other religious clerics is already threatening to stage a sit-in in ...

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  • TThe riots are over, the fanatics, after winning and having all their demands fulfilled are gone. Life in Islamabad, Rawalpindi and other cities of Pakistan has returned back to normal. Everything is back to routine but there is a sense of emptiness, an unbearable weight of a state’s defeat. ...

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  • TFinally the Faizabad sit-in has been called off by the religious clerics after reaching a deal with the Government. The power military elite played a role in this and convinced the Government to ‘sacrifice’ Zahid Hamid. The law minister has resigned and the religious fanatics emerged as ...

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  • TIt has been almost two weeks and the federal capital of Pakistan is under siege. A sit-in at Faizabad interchange has actually halted the traffic and connectivity of Islamabad and Rawalpindi. The same old game of mixing politics with religion to achieve desirable result is being played, the ...

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  • TIt is a political deadlock in Pakistan. The civilian government has been pushed to the brink of an abyss. The establishment is propagating the need of a technocrat government to solve the problems. The Sharif party government is fighting back and they have created a strong ...

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  • TFinally someone dared to talk about what is considered to be a sin or crime in Pakistan. Khawaja Asif, Pakistan’s Foreign Minister’s press conference in the US was a confession and a truth many in Pakistan already knew, but no one brought it to the limelight as the so-called ...

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  • TSomeone once asked an ex-French president why he did not marry. He answered, “I was looking for my ideal woman all my life.” The person asked “So you did not find your ideal?” He replied, “No, I actually found my ideal woman but her ideal was not me.” Idealism ...

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  • TAs per the predictions of political pundits in Pakistan, the ‘Game of Thrones’ is about to reach its conclusion. A triangle where Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is being trapped from three different sides, the troika of invisible forces, judiciary and Imran Khan at the ...

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  • TAccording to a JIT report Mashal Khan was proven innocent and the charge of blasphemy on him was baseless as the Joint Investigation Team did not find even a single piece of evidence in this regard. The report further states that Mashal Khan’s murder was pre-planned and that the university ...

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