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June 2018 Issue

Editorial

May is hot in South Asia, but in the preceding month Pakistani politics has been even more heated than the weather across plains of...
District

How District Administration, ROs & Police rig Pakistani Elections? A DMG Officer explains..!

Our history of elections has shown recurrent episodes where the importance lies in the hands of the counter instead of the voter. The well-established...
a money

Government of the elite, by the elite, for the elite in Pakistan

The intoxicating allure of ‘democracy’ stems from the fundamental promise that all citizens, on equal footing, have the right to participate in the governance...
Agenda

100 day agenda is a shortsighted jibe at development

As an economist, I believe that political parties should present an agenda to keep the people informed of their plans for the next 5...
PTI

PTI’s 100 Day Agenda ain’t cutting it

It is an absolutely unrealistic plan, only good if no-one ever needs to execute it. The plan has two parts to it: the soft...
Spy

Spy Chronicles: A one-sided narrative

Pakistan’s former spy chief, General Asad Durrani, is facing flak. His former colleagues in the army are fuming for his latest endeavour – writing...
Spy

Spy Chronicles: Chronicles of Durrani, Dulat, Nawaz & Rabbani..

“When it was published, I think, during my period, someone came and said, look what’s written, what should we do? Should we get hold...
Pakistan

Pakistan getting ready to ride the ‘Digital wave’

Do you remember life without your mobile phone? It was only 8 years ago, when we lived without a smartphone and no selfies to...
in

Paving roads for 5G internet in Pakistan’s digital landscape

GVS Magazine Desk | Federal Minister for Information Technology & Telecommunication since June 2013. Anusha graduated with LLB and worked as a corporate lawyer until...
4G

Telenor plans to introduce 4G into 80 % of Pakistan: CEO Irfan Wahab Khan

GVS Magazine Desk | At Telenor, we're driven by a powerful vision: empower societies. It's why we exist. Connected societies are empowered societies. Chief Executive...
China

“US-China: A new hyphenation driving US-Pak Relations?”

A Brief History Since Pakistan’s independence in 1947, it has had a mixed relationship with the United States, encompassing several ups and downs over the...
Operation Blue Star

Operation Blue Star: A spectre that still haunts India

Sometime in the summer of 1984, Lt-Gen VK Nayar, known more popularly - like most officers in the defence forces - by his nickname...
Incredibles

Movie Review: The Incredibles 2

GVS Magazine Desk | After a 14 year hiatus, our favourite superhero family, the Incredibles, are back on the big screen with another great adventure....
In

Mahira Khan’s ‘7 Din Muhabbat In’ trailer is out!

GVS Magazine Desk | The official teaser of Mahira Khan and Sheharyar Munawwar's upcoming film ‘7 Din Muhabbat In' has been released. The movie is...
Movie

Movie Review: Sanju

GVS Magazine Desk | Sanju, one of the most anticipated movies of the year is all set to be realized on 29th June. With its...