Friday, January 24, 2020

Reality of conflict between USA and Iran

By Senator Rehman Malik The international community wants to know the background realities behind the recent episode of conflict between Iran and the USA. The question arises whether both are having...

Placate visit of Imran Khan to Malaysia

By M. Sarwar IT has officially been announced in Islamabad that Prime Minister Imran Khan is expected to visit Malaysia during ongoing month of January and during his visit,...

Iran v/s globally bully

By Pervez Hoodbhoy A baboon-faced thug with hair dyed orange threatens — and then repeats his threat — to destroy the world’s precious architectural heritage. He is not Mullah Omar, who...

What can Pakistan learn from Bangladesh?

By Dr. Syed Akhtar Henry Kissinger, the secretary of state during the Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford administrations, ominously dubbed Bangladesh a basket case, and the moniker stuck, causing disappointment and...

Uncertain future of Pakistan’s National Action Plan

By Sehar Kamran December 16, 2019 marks five years since the heinous attack on the Army Public School Peshawar which claimed the lives of 149 people, mostly schoolchildren. The national tragedy shook...

Pakistan: Time for the old to give way to the new

By Adnan Rehmat Even by its own chequered history and standards, Pakistan is on the brink of something new. It could be the deepening of the rule of justice in a...

Memories & struggle of SMBB

By Senator Rehman Malik Part II Mr. Bashir Riaz, Mr Wajid Sham-ul-Hassan and few other PPP leaders in UK are the witness to it that how I made...

Salmaan Taseer – remembering a brave heart

By Wajid Shamsul Hasan Tuesday January 4, 2011 was one of the darkest days of our times. It spotlighted our history with the ghastly assassination of one of its most bright,...

Pakistan’s strategic dilemma: China or US

By Salman Bashir For Asian states, the US Indo-Pacific strategy now poses a strategic dilemma of choice: China or the US? While some like India have aligned themselves closely with the...

Reasons for Pakistan’s low human development

By Rasul Bakhsh Rais Pakistan’s current ranking in the Human Development Index (HDI), based on 2018 data, is lower than of other South Asian countries, except Afghanistan, Bhutan, and Nepal.