Pakistan: At the edge of the abyss?

Pakistan’s blasphemy law is used to fuel violence and death.     The recent murder of a brave human rights lawyer Rashid Rehman reminds…

Pakistan: Will instability topple democracy?

Even if PM Nawaz Sharif survives the current crisis, his government will be permanently weakened.   Pakistan is in a state of crisis and…

Pakistan: Fuse lit for Independence Day fireworks

Tensions rise in Pakistan, as the country braces for protests.   Pakistan faces yet another challenge and this time it is not the terrorist groups…