Several factors have contributed to making the campaigns this year unlike any in the past
The freedom hard-earned by the political parties, human rights organisations and media was lost to state actors in the year 2023. It may take long...
Pakistan has a turbulent history of media freedoms
The PPP has lost much, if not all, political ground in the Punjab
The PTI’s troubles in the Punjab are not likely to go away any time soon
The PMLN is struggling to reclaim political ground
The PML-N has lost much political ground on account of its contradictory narratives. Will Nawaz Sharif’s return remove the ambiguity?
While freedom of expression has been generally limited, Pakistan’s media freedom situation has been particularly dreadful over the past five years
Having managed to retain the majority support in the provincial assembly, Parvez Elahi faces another test
Relations between the PTI and the PML-Q may have taken a turn after Imran Khan’s decision to dissolve the provincial assembly