Monday May 29, 2023
Khalid Bhatti
Khalid Bhatti

  • May 21, 2023

    Erdogan’s popularity

    The May 14 Turkish presidential election has failed to produce a clear winner in a close race. Turkish President Erdogan and opposition candidate...

  • May 15, 2023

    IMF and imperialism

    Pakistan is desperately looking for the completion of the ninth review of the IMF programme to get $1.1 billion tranche from. The government is...

  • May 02, 2023

    The worker’s struggle

    International Workers' Day on May 1, also known as Labour Day or May Day, is a day to remember the achievements of the working class and to...

  • April 02, 2023

    What’s going on in France?

    France is in the grip of mass protests and strikes that have erupted against the controversial pension reform plan. The Macron government wants to...

  • March 22, 2023

    How to escape the long arm of the law

    The message from Zaman Park, Lahore is loud and clear: Imran Khan is a popular leader and thus needs ‘special treatment’. The courts should wait...

  • March 06, 2023

    Elections on the cards?

    President Arif Alvi has finally announced April 30 as the date for general elections in Punjab. The Election Commission of Pakistan had earlier...

  • February 27, 2023

    Modernize the workforce

    Skilled labour plays an important role in the devolvement of any country. An educated and skilled workforce increases productivity and attract both...

  • February 22, 2023

    Will ‘Keynesianism’ return?

    Keynesian economics dominated economic theory and policy after the Second World War until the mid-1970s. Neoliberal economists launched a vicious...

  • February 14, 2023

    Austerity by the rich

    Another austerity drive is on the cards as Pakistan tries to strike an agreement with the IMF for the release of a $1.2 billion tranche. The country...

  • January 24, 2023

    Landslide victory

    As expected, the PPP has dominated the Sindh local government elections in 13 out of 16 districts. It has won the elections in the district councils...