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Mosharraf Zaidi
Mosharraf Zaidi

  • September 19, 2023

    The Age of The Qazi

    The ascension of Justice Qazi Faez Isa to the office of chief justice of the Supreme Court of Pakistan is no ordinary moment in Pakistani judicial...

  • June 20, 2023

    Drowning to live

    The capsizing of a fishing trawler off the coast of Greece has shocked many around the world. At least 78 have died and several hundred remain...

  • June 06, 2023

    Nawaz Sharif as the ‘Elder’

    What is different about the current illegal and unconstitutional crackdown on a single political party? Because crackdowns have happened before....

  • May 30, 2023

    A highly flammable summer

    It was the biggest mystery. For months, since the economy started to slide into an entirely predictable and avoidable crisis, well to do Pakistanis...

  • May 23, 2023

    Pindi’s Hobbesian nightmare

    It isn’t just Rawalpindi now. It is much larger and very simple . This desire that Pakistan should be well governed, and without absolute...

  • May 16, 2023

    The fate of the republic

    The seriousness of the crisis in Pakistan can be gauged from what is perhaps the most sobering of all the considerations as we begin to take account...

  • May 09, 2023

    How long to fix Pakistan?

    Too much has already been said about the current Pakistani polycrisis. Nothing said so far is particularly insightful. Of course, nothing said is...

  • May 02, 2023

    SCO: vital national interest

    The government’s decision to accept the invitation to the SCO Foreign Ministers’ meeting in Goa this week reflects a maturity that has otherwise...

  • April 25, 2023

    Three urgent national crises

    Three urgent national crises will remain unaddressed no matter who comes out on top in the political and institutional free-for-all battle royale...

  • April 18, 2023

    Can the disease be the cure?

    There is such a thing as a false binary. But the fact that crimes have already been committed against the people of Pakistan – whose will and...