Tag: Article 63-A

Article 63-A: Confessions of a voter

Those were the day when Farooq Leghari was the president of Pakistan. He had already dismissed the government of his benefactor Bibi Sahiba Shaheed...

Apex court forms larger bench to hear presidential reference

The apex court has constituted a five-member larger bench to hear the presidential plea filed by the government seeking interpretation of Article 63-A of...

Seeking an interpretation to Article 63-A, govt aims to put an end to hoarse-trading

As the government readies to file a reference in the Supreme Court on Monday seeking interpretation of Article 63-A of the Constitution to ascertain...

FOCUS: Understanding anti-defection law

KARACHI: As Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) seeks interpretation of Article 63-A from the Supreme Court, the lawmakers need to realize that the primary legislative objective...

Govt to file reference in SC to interpret Article 63-A

The government has decided to file a reference in the Supreme Court under Article 186 for interpretation of Article 63-A.Minister for Information and Broadcasting...

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Reshaping Pakistan

The days immediately after independence may not have been ideal for strengthening the roots of democracy, what befell the country in the subsequent decades has been harrowing

The Real Populists of Pakistan

"In war, truth is the first casualty," wrote Aeschylus,...

Provocation that did not work

It seems that the US political and military thinkers and strategists now firmly believe in enticing and provoking China into a military conflict, before it overtakes America in the fields of economy

The New Great Game- A Pakistani Perspective

South Asia appears to be the next battleground where world powers will compete to seize the moment in a bid to lead the world; the New Great Game

Economic journey

When the Soviet Union collapsed it had enormous resources...

The Economic Bluff

Though all agree that the economy is a disaster,...

Pakistan condemns Indian attempts to politicize Chess Olympiad

Islamabad condemned India’s act to politicize the 44th Chess...

Punjab & the Mockery of Democracy

‘Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies...

Crippling disease

This year has been troublesome for Pakistan not just...

He came, He saw, He Conquered

I’m not an old experienced hand at politics. But...