Behind the scenes, Pakistan’s military helped revive talks with India

By Mehreen Zahra-Malik The quiet involvement of Pakistan’s powerful military in its foreign policy this year paved the way for reviving a stalled dialogue with India, officials said, a thaw … Read More

The Challenges of Civilian Control Over Intelligence Agencies in Pakistan

By Frederic Grare Despite more than eight years of continued civilian power, Pakistan can be labeled as a transitional democracy at best. True, the country has experienced two successive and … Read More

Opportunities that can transform Pakistan

By Mosharraf Zaidi There is a strange and beautiful concoction of opportunities being laid at Pakistan’s doorsteps today. It is unlike any previous alignment in memory. Dealt with properly, these … Read More