Rizwan Shehzad

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Rizwan Shehzad is the Assistant Editor, Global Village Space. He has previously worked with The Express Tribune. He tweets at:@RizwanShehxad.

APS Terrorism: Pakistan’s 9/11

When dreams were shattered December 16, 2014, was the first day of six-year-old Khaula Bibi at the Army Public School, Peshawar, that proved to be...

Baba Guru Nanak: The Enlightened Founder Of Sikhism

GVS Magazine |Guru Nanak, early one morning, the Sikhs believe, went to the river for a bath and after diving into the river did not...

Evolution of the Kartarpur Initiative

Kartarpur Corridor is Pakistan’s initiative for peace, a decision to cement people-to-people contact, and an attempt to facilitate the Sikh community worldwide with unrestricted...

General Zia: The 10 Year Reign That Lost Pakistan’s Soul

General Zia-ul-Haq, may have had no control over international events which came to epitomize his era such as the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan or...

Gen Zia’s Crash & Return of Democracy: Reflections after 31 Years

On August 17, 1988, ex-president General Mohammad Zia-ul-Haq died in a plane crash. General-turned-president Zia (literal meaning light), the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff...

Swat Expressway: Modern gateway to ancient valley of romance & beauty

SWAT Expressway that opened around Eid ul Fitr in June of 2019 is making the ancient valley of SWAT accessible like never before. This...

Pakistan’s Political Scene: Troubled Government and Divided Opposition?

Rizwan Shehzad |Prime Minister Imran Khan's government is in trouble. It is stuck with a tough economic situation ever since it came into power....

Pakistan stands tall at United Nations

Rizwan Shehzad |On June 26, a tweet from Pakistan’s permanent representative to UN Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi prompted an explosion of responses on Twitter when...

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