• November 21, 2017
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Farhan Bokhari

Farhan Bokhari

Columnist
Specialism:
Pakistani Politics, Afghanistan, Taliban Insurgency
Farhan Bokhari is a notable Pakistan-based commentator who writes on political, security and economic affairs. His articles have appeared in leading publications for more than two decades.. Follow @gulf_news on Twitter

Recent Articles

  • Pakistan can and must turn the corner
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    With an increasingly robust media and a sizeable civil society making their presence felt, change for the better is impossible to block
  • Despair pitted against hope in Pakistan
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    While Nawaz Sharif battles for a political comeback, the country continues to surge ahead on the sidelines
  • An existential crisis looms in Pakistan
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    It is clear that Sharif, his daughter Maryam and their cronies have adopted a controversial path and chosen to disregard the country’s judicial system
  • A lost government in Islamabad?
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    Ruling party’s renewed support for deposed former prime minister Sharif shows a total lack of intention to nurture the country and strengthen its democratic framework
  • Struggle for power in Pakistan
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, effectively still led by Nawaz Sharif, continues to hold power at the centre in Islamabad and Punjab
  • Pakistan: Battling the scourge of corruption
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    The present-day squalor surrounding the country needs to be tackled urgently to save the state from a likely implosion