Thursday, November 21, 2019

Pakistan faces a challenge more dangerous…

By Wajid Shamsul Hasan Once upon a time Pakistan had earned international recognition for successfully conducting polio eradication campaign painstakingly against heaviest of odds and challenges. The credit for its success was...

Little hope for full Pak-US strategic partnership

Dr. Zafar Nawaz Jaspal Relations between Pakistan and the United States have always been complex and fraught with difficulties, but in the last year, there has been a measure of change, with...

Kartarpur Corridor: A sincere pathway to peace

By Dr. Bilal Ahmad Kartarpur, the final resting place of the founder of Sikhism, Baba Guru Nanak, is the second holiest place of the Sikh religion. It is located near Pakistan’s...

Is CPEC a game-changer for Balochs?

By Maria Malik The One Belt One Road (OBOR) is kind of a revival of the centuries-old silk route that connected the world to the centre of the globe (areas surrounding...

Lt Gov Murmu discusses J&K situation with Jitendera Singh

JAMMU: Days after assuming charge as the first Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Girish Chandra Murmu on Sunday evening met Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh here, officials said. Chief Secretary B...

Tezgam inferno – thorough probe needed

By Senator Rehman Malik I would like to extend my heartfelt condolences to the victim families of this incident. May God bless the departed souls in peace, Ameen.

Pakistan’s political dynamics: Challenges and response

By Gen ® Mirza Aslam Beg Imran Khan introduced “Dharna” in 2014, to bring about regime change. The same now has recoiled back on him, knocking at his doors with greater...

Baghdadi’s death and Daesh in South Asia

By Rustam Shah Mohmand Abu Bakr Al Baghdadi, the leader and spiritual guide of Daesh was killed in a US raid in his hideout in Syria over the weekend. He was...

Pakistan: Moving towards a failing state?

By Wajid Shamsul Hasan With my stars under the clouds following cardio-spasm and hospitalisation for ten days earlier this month, notwithstanding the nigh class Medicare under NHS, extensive tests etc-the crux...

Pakistan on political brink with angry civil society

By Adnan Rehmat Pakistan is on the political brink again. Opposition parties are trying to oust the government barely a year into a five-year term in office. Poor governance, as described...