Elections 2013

Survey Politics and the Representation of the ‘Youth’

Apr 2013

The British Council report on Pakistani youth got it wrong.
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Cirque du Democracy | Bushra Zaidi

Apr 2013

The great guiding myth of all debate in Pakistan is that politics is bad for this country.
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PPP in the Punjab | Bushra Zaidi

Mar 2013

The PPP is confident that it is going to sweep this election. Its rivals are equally confident that it is going to be “wiped out” in Punjab, a province that is crucial to being the largest party in the next national assembly.
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The Show Will Go on! | Daanish Mustafa

Mar 2013

The national and provincial assemblies have finally breathed their last. They had a full and tumultuous life and I suppose one could only pray for their salvation in the here after of history. There will be many analysts—the political equivalent of mercia go (professional grievers) who will recite the works of the deceased. To...
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