With federal budgets, it is important to explore beyond the numbers to see how just how inadequate the government’s plans are, especially when economic justice is not part of the calculus.
Once again, the MQM has walked out of the coalition, accusing the PPP of bullying tactics in the Azad Jammu and Kashmir elections.
Pakistan’s shifting political sands make for the strangest bedfellows.
As the crime mafia’s vise around Karachi’s business community tightens, the country’s economic hub braces itself for another flight of capital.
Officially banned, the Amn Committee still remains active in criminal enterprises across the city.
“We are making sure the law is institutionalised,” says Dr Fouzia Saeed, Chairperson of the National Implementation Watch Committee and the Alliance Against Sexual Harassment.
The government’s interference in KESC will have devastating consequences for the future of foreign investment in the country.
Why did the PPP choose to rock the coalition boat at a time when the country faces grave challenges?
Karachi now has the dubious distinction of ranking among the planet’s most dangerous cities.
“We are not at war with the Mohajirs – just the party that claims to represent them,” says Shahi Syed of the ANP.