Abdul Shakoor Shah

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The write is an English professor and a freelance columnist

Great power rivalry: Should Iran choose China, Pakistan over India, US?

The three regional giants, Pak-China, and Iran with the three regional zones, South Asia, East Asia, and the Middle East have a pivotal role...

LoC residents pay price for bloody Hindu supremacist agenda

Life at Line of Control (LoC) is devastating. The number of ceasefire violations in Azad Kashmir has augmented in recent years, and even more...

Growing US-India ties call for a new regional bloc in South Asia

US-India ties The end of the Cold War has put the smaller South Asian nations back on the US' radar.  The US-India civil nuclear agreement...

Will Gilgit Baltistan elections reshape Pakistani politics?

Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying wrong remedies. Gilgit Baltistan (GB) elections are going...

Pakistan’s air is not safe anymore

Nobody is safe from air pollution. 9 out of 10 people on the planet are now breathing polluted air. Globally, it is causing about...

Op-ed: What does the US’ withdrawal from Afghanistan mean for Pakistan?

9/11 and the US aggression in Afghanistan has affected the geopolitical dynamics of the region. Certainly the US withdrawal of it's troops will also...

Reforms needed to destigmatize mental illness in Pakistan

We are dealing with half a million people with 400 psychiatrists in the country. Majority of these psychiatrists are stationed in urban cities. They...

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