Should we consider amnesty for corrupt politicians?

Let us get rid of the scoundrels. Conviction through the courts seems impossible. Weakness in the common law to combat white-collar crime, combined with procedural flaws has been the major cause of delays. From Ayub Khan’s EBDO (Elected Bodies Disqualification Ordinance) to Musharraf’s NRO (National Reconciliation Ordinance), nothing seems to have worked so far. Though… Continue reading Should we consider amnesty for corrupt politicians?

Did Pakistan compromise Pakistan’s moral values?

Federal Information Minister Shibli Faraz said Tuesday that “the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) compromised Pakistan’s moral values” because politicians misused it.  Faraz, speaking during a press conference after attending a meeting of the cabinet in the capital, said that Prime Minister Imran Khan “was the first one to challenge the culture of corruption in the… Continue reading Did Pakistan compromise Pakistan’s moral values?