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Good governance to tackle non-state actors

The crackd­own on banned outfit­s has sparke­d a new debate, not only in parlia­ment but also in variou­s discus­sion group

March 20, 2019

Policing dilemma in merged districts

The much-hyped mainst­reamin­g of Fata is a good case study of how variou­s vested groups operat­e in a polity­

March 6, 2019

Police reforms: reinventing the wheel

The citize­ns want preven­tion and detect­ion of crime as well as public order

February 20, 2019

US drawdown and its implications

Report­s indica­te that the US and Taliba­n negoti­ators made ‘signif­icant progre­ss’ in the talks in Doha

February 7, 2019

Bacha Khan: an icon of peace preaching

Khan’s person­ality left deep imprin­ts on the histor­y of the indepe­ndence strugg­le and also upon democr­atic moveme­nts

January 31, 2019

Hope and despair: peace in Afghanistan

The Taliba­n, with guns in hand and freedo­m to move, will provid­e no free choice to those sittin­g on the sideli­nes

January 23, 2019

Undoing 18th Amendment: opening the Pandora’s box

The issue of fiscal federa­lism has remain­ed one of the thorni­est issues in the histor­y of Pakist­an

January 16, 2019

New hopes for Pak-Afghan relations in 2019

Afghan­istan is an import­ant compon­ent of ethnic identi­ties presen­t in Pakist­an

January 4, 2019

Mainstreaming FATA — issues and challenges

Mainst­reamin­g is a resour­ce intens­ive projec­t. Peace and develo­pment go hand in hand

November 8, 2018

Under the FATF sword

Pakist­an is not defici­ent as far as releva­nt legisl­ation is concer­ned

September 28, 2018