Tuesday April 23, 2024
Bilal I Gilani
Bilal I Gilani

  • March 30, 2024

    Change the political chessboard

    ‘Winner take all’ or first past the post system (FPTP) in Pakistan is fueling polarization in Pakistan

  • February 15, 2024

    How accurate were election surveys?

    Report made following key assertions which were proven correct on Feb 8, 2024

  • October 18, 2023

    What does Election 2024 look like?

    Pakistani election officials count ballots after polls closed at a polling station in Rawalpindi on July 25, 2018. — AFPIn its latest press...

  • April 20, 2023

    The angry young Pakistani

    The events of the past one year have been described by many as a perfect storm in Pakistan. Political turmoil combined with an economic meltdown not...

  • February 26, 2023

    A changing media

    In the past five years, since the launch of 3G internet in Pakistan, the media landscape has undergone a paradigm change. The media market both on...

  • November 28, 2022

    What do the people think?

    Lack of political polling in Pakistan means widely exaggerated claims and assessments about the street power of a political leader, incorrect...

  • September 20, 2022

    What ails democracy?

    World Democracy Day fell on September 15 and was celebrated here in Pakistan as well as the world over. Though not very public or at the grassroots...

  • June 09, 2022

    Whose revolt is it anyway?

    The past two months – starting with discussions about the no-confidence motion, its passage and the PDM government taking over eventually – have...

  • April 13, 2022

    A success review of the PTI

    The PTI government led by Imran Khan completed its 3.5 years in power when the PM dissolved the assembly. The PTI coming to power in the center was...

  • March 02, 2022

    Campaign 2023 and the people

    The writer is the executive director of a data analytics company, and a heavy user of national statistics data.Prime Minister Imran Khan recently...

  • January 31, 2022

    The right and wrong of rebasing

    The federal government recently announced that GDP calculations in Pakistan have been ‘rebased’ and would now be done on the factor prices of...