• September 30, 2016
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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

  • India, Pakistan must return to dialogue
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    It will be in the interest of both the countries to bring a degree of maturity to the table and break the logjam of historical disagreements — once and for all
  • A sure-footed Nawaz Sharif?
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    The paradoxical nature of the prime minister’s way of functioning versus Pakistan’s ground realities is all too obvious
  • Pakistan’s continuing disconnect
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    The lack of trust between the rulers and the ruled in Karachi is not too different from conditions across the country as a whole
  • Resolve of the people of Pakistan stays strong
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    Though the country went through periods of tribulation, its confidence to build itself as a nation never seemed to weaken
  • Modernising Pakistan through China
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    Bickering among different political groups has triggered concerns over the finest opportunity for the country’s future
  • Pakistan must act decisively against terror
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    Taking decisive actions on the economic front will indeed require attacking the interests of the elite, notably those well-embedded in the ruling structure