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Editorial – Magazine

First a big thanks to all those who called, who wrote and appreciated the first issue of Global Village Space! And to those who...
Pakistan

Electoral Reforms: The only way forward for sustainable ‘Peace & Governance’

Since its inception in 1947, Pakistan has endured tremendous suffering at the hands of inefficient and ineffective governance which has, in turn, caused great...
Pakistan

Concerns and predictions on Pakistan’s debt situation – Dr. Salman Shah

For a developing country to take on some debt for its development and running the government is not an unusual thing but the real...
debt

Concerns and predictions on Pakistan’s debt situation – Dr. Waqar Masood Khan

Federal government external debt is only 20-21 percent of our GDP. Pakistan now has a very modest exposure to debt compared to what it...
Sajid

Concerns and predictions on Pakistan’s debt situation – Dr. Sajid Amin Javed

We need not worry about the debt scenario to the extent that it is being portrayed in Pakistan. There is almost a debt fetishism...
Foreign

Foreign secretary speaks on foreign policy challenges

GVS: The world around us is changing, transforming at a rapid pace; how Pakistan’s foreign Office looks at all that? Foreign Secretary, Ms. Tehmina Janjua:...
Talaq

Is India’s Talaq bill really for Indian Muslim women?

The triple talaq bill has been cleared by the Indian parliament and now only requires the formality of the President’s signature. The bill will...
warfare

Inside the Perpetual Battlefield of Information warfare

There has been a drastic transformation in the dynamics of warfare since the first Gulf War took place in 1990. Viewed in retrospect, the...
Silk

Geopolitical Challenges of South Asia’s Silk Roads

The Strategic Vision Behind the Silk Road The early part of the 21st-century is witnessing an astronomically rapid rise of China as a global superpower,...
fifth

What is meant by fifth generation warfare & why Pakistanis need to understand it?

GVS sat down with Dr. Farrukh Saleem to understand what he means by the fifth generation warfare and why Pakistanis need to understand it. GVS:...
Warfare

Information Warfare: Historical excursus and Russia’s position

Historical Excursus on Information Warfare If we take the prototype of Western war to be based on Homer’s historic epic the “Iliad” (the episode of...
Bitcoin

Is now a good time to invest in bitcoin?

What is Bitcoin? Bitcoin has become one of the world’s most famous digital currencies. It was allegedly developed by a software engineer in 2009. It...
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GVS exclusive interview with Fereeha Idrees

GVS sat down with the prominent TV Anchor, Fe'reeha Idrees, exploring her life and her journey on the road to become a journalist in...
Music meet

Lahore Music Meet: Redefining Pakistan

“After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.” Aldous HuxleyThe city of Lahore has created an indelible music festival that is...
Black Panther

2018 brings Marvel movie Black Panther to the big screen

Marvel has been one of the most successful blockbuster franchises in the history of the world. They have been producing films that have repeatedly...
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Manto – A film about Rebellion and Freedom

The much-awaited biopic “Manto” directed by Nandita Das is set to hit theatres and shock audiences on February 17, 2018. Saadat Hasan Manto is...
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Allahyar and the Legend of the Markhor

Allahyar and the Legend of the Markhor is an animated movie that has sparked widespread interest all over Pakistan. It is due to come...

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