Columnist

Dr. Hasan Askari Rizvi

Dr. Hasan Askari Rizvi is a Pakistan-based political analyst.​ Twitter: @har132har

Latest published



COVID-19 must eliminate traditional state security ideas

The world continues to fight COVID-19. Its impact has varied from country to country, but the overall human and socio-economic cost has been high for every country.

June 08, 2020

Coronavirus and the transformation of global politics

COVID-19 has proved to be a most devastating and widespread challenge to all states and societies. It is not yet possible to explain why one country may be hit harder than its neighbors or what factors keep the impact of the pandemic to a minimum.  

May 18, 2020

PML-N’s London huddle and its relations with the government

For Pakistan’s political leaders and other elite, London is the number one destination for rest, recreation, medical treatment and, it seems, politics.  Most leading political leaders either own residential property there or their children and family are settled there.

December 12, 2019