The writer has a PhD in history from Shanghai University and is a lecturer at GCU, Faisalabad. He can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org. He tweets at @MazharGondal87.
History is replete with examples of extreme political polarisation where political opponents chose demonising each other over reasoned debate
Can a politician be barred from running for office, denying constituents representation?
Devolution of powers is the key to developing democracy at the grassroots level
Supporting agriculture, patronising farmers, and curtailing the horizontal expansion of cities are much needed initiatives
Punjab’s history is replete with examples of resistance against foreign invaders
A motivated and mobilised young electorate will eventually decide the country’s political future
Elizabeth remained the queen of the country until Pakistan became a republic on March 23, 1956
Imran Khan has been using the foreign conspiracy narrative following his failure in the vote of no confidence. Has he been successful?
Since 1958, Pakistan has seen the rule of four military leaders
Have we learnt anything from the secession of East Pakistan in 1971?