Corona, India China-Standoff and George Floyd define World this month

Editorial Periscope | June 2020 While the world around us is being jolted and shaped by one event after the other – pandemic, America's George...

Pakistan’s biggest issue is rule of law not corruption

The current state of affairs in Pakistan reveals the wide chasm between aspiration and reality. The ability of any legal system to sustain itself...

Internationalization of Police Reforms

In public policy discourse, police reforms are generally associated with developing countries. It is assumed that the developed countries have little or no appetite...

AJK Judiciary: Why not treat it with same respect as in Pakistan?

AJK judiciary should be treated with the same respect and deference as its counter-part in Pakistan argues an ex-senior most judge of the Supreme...

Wuhan spirit breaks down: Will India learn that it cannot have Chinese cake and eat it too?

In Jonathan Swift's 1738 farce "Polite Conversation," the character Lady Answerall says, "she cannot eat her cake and have her cake". A modern-sounding variant...

Challenging Times for Kashmir

It is no more about human rights violations alone. In the occupied territory, you see fascism and colonialism working in tandem, with atrocities unfolding...

Will the Chinese Dragon and the Indian Tiger go to War?

Mr Pravin Sawhney is the editor Force Magazine, an ex-Indian army officer and author of two books, the most recent being ‘Dragon on our...

Pakistan Steel Mills: Sisyphean story of mismanagement, corruption & court interventions

In Greek mythology, Sisyphus – king of Ephyra – was punished by God Zeus to carry a massive boulder up a hill only to...

Covid-19 Impact on Global Economy & Role for Global Financial Institutions

'The pandemic is about as close to an asteroid hitting the earth as you can imagine in terms of a common threat. However, not...

Why Does Ertugrul Threaten The Pakistani Entertainment Industry?

One of the most surprising things about the popularity of Ertugrul in Pakistan is the implication that it will somehow welcome neglect and doom...

Netflix’s Kumail Nanjiani Film: The Lovebirds Is A Winning Comedy

https://youtu.be/YzPq8uVgLe8Netflix’s penchant for producing unoriginal romantic comedies is well documented at this point. The streaming service has invested in several romantic films ranging from...

Netflix’s Extraction: ‘A disgusting Western film’

Netflix’s Extraction is shaping up to be the hit of the summer by default. With the status of big theatrical releases such as Mulan,...