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No jirga can block women from voting now, Sherry


The Senate unanimously passed the Representation of the People (Amendment) Bill, 2016, introduced by Vice President PPPP, Senator Sherry Rehman. The Bill ensures that barring women from exercising their right to vote is now a criminal offence.

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PM House, not FO running foreign affairs, Sherry


Vice President PPPP and former Ambassador to the US, Senator Sherry Rehman expressed shock and dismay over the government’s bizarre release of a readout of the phone call between President-elect Donald Trump and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

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PPP shocked over debt pileup


Vice President PPPP, Senator Sherry Rehman, voiced dismay over the country’s alarming debt accumulation under this government and its refusal to hold itself accountable.

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A bumpy road ahead


Given his urgent need to sharpen a big-picture policy agenda, pivoting to South Asia and Pakistan will likely not be his first priority.

MESA, AZ - DECEMBER 16:  Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to guest gathered during a campaign event at the International Air Response facility on December 16, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona. Trump is in Arizona the day after the Republican Presidential Debate hosted by CNN in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Analysis: Engaging with the new America


Donald Trump’s spectacular re-drawing of the electoral map of America on 11/9 has spawned more questions than answers for American global leadership in an increasingly uncertain world.