Ashraf Mumtaz

The writer is a senior and veteran journalist with a career spanning 40 years with major national and international newspapers.

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The by-elections that will determine Pakistan’s political future

In the political battleground for Pakistan’s most populous province Punjab, things are heating up.

July 11, 2022

Pakistan’s accountability processes are breaking down

Corruption in Pakistan is rising by leaps and bounds, mainly because of the absence of a deterrent accountability system. Nothing happens unless the relevant palms are greased.

June 22, 2022

Will Imran Khan set a new precedent?     

The no-confidence motion the opposition parties have tabled against Prime Minister Imran Khan has brought almost all activities in the country to a standstill, with all eyes focused on the likely outcome of the initiative, which though constitutional, is ill-timed and ill-advised.

March 21, 2022