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Pakistan Constitution

Prosecuting General Musharraf Is Not Selective Justice

Liaquat Ali Khan | Posted 06.26.2013 | World
Liaquat Ali Khan

Unless all players are charged with the crime of high treason, his lawyers argue, singling out Musharraf is unfair and unjust. Fearful of backlash and another military coup, these lawyers hope, a pragmatic high court will dismiss the high treason case against Musharraf.

Presidential Circus in Pakistan Must End

Saad Khan | Posted 02.08.2012 | World
Saad Khan

It is common Pakistanis who have suffered at the hands of their leaders -- both civil and military. While they have no say over the latter, they can still show the door to Zardari and his cronies

What Pakistan's Constitutional Reforms Mean

Jayshree Bajoria | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jayshree Bajoria

In a significant move to strengthen its democratic institutions, Pakistan's political leaders have signed into law constitutional reforms that include limiting the power of the presidency and restoring power to the provinces.

President Zardari Honors his Party's Commitment to Restore the 1973 Constitution in Pakistan

Farahnaz Ispahani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Farahnaz Ispahani

The process of restoration of democracy would not be complete without the restoration of the 1973 constitution. A nation's constitution is by definition a living document that can be amended to reflect the needs of the times.