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Why Middle East fails to achieve sustainable peace?

The Middle East has remained one of the most volatile and unstable places on the world stage. Throughout the history it has been entangled...
Coronavirus

World at War: Coronavirus invades 166 countries

Nerve-racking Indeed! The virulent ‘Coronavirus COVID-19’ disease is affecting over 166 countries and territories around the world, and 1 international conveyance (the Diamond Princess...
coronavirus

How can Pakistan use the Coronavirus pandemic for its benefit?

Lately the mushrooming and the rapid onslaught of the coronavirus has pinned many countries in a state of disquietude and pandemonium. The rise of...
Coronavirus

What is the motive behind Modi’s $10m pledge against Coronavirus?

RT contributor Abhijit Majumder, a senior Indian journalist who's been the editor of three national dailies, published a piece praising Indian Prime Minister Modi...

This is how women should ask for rights

The electronic and social media is flooded with the arguments related to recent women movements. It is not bad to raise voices for the...

Coronavirus won’t spare Trade pain but states can..!

Many governments across the globe have reacted to the coronavirus outbreak by banning certain foreign-nationals, suspending flights to and from China, and threatening to...
coronavirus

Corona Epidemic: Imran Khan fighting his biggest challenge?

Lately, the pandemic of the coronavirus has engulfed Pakistan in its icy grips – refusing to lose its hold on the masses. The disease...
India

Self-destruction 101: This is how India is destroying itself

Fragile democracies of the third world countries like India are vulnerable to vision-less populism and often cause severe damage to their vital national interests....
Saudi mbs

MBS wants to kill the oil industry, Saudi will pay the price

With stock markets crashing and economies grinding to a halt as the world struggles to get a grip on the Coronavirus, Saudi Crown Prince...
China

China is losing its economic game!

CoronavirusMany governments across the globe have reacted to the coronavirus outbreak by banning certain foreign nationals, suspending flights to and from China, and threatening...
coronavirus

Is US exaggerating Coronavirus to contain Chinese growth?

An underlying theme behind the Western political and media focus on the coronavirus, is to damage and undermine China's international standing, the country where...
Putin

Who is the real boss in Russia & will Putin survive corona?

Russian President Vladimir Putin will likely stay in power after 2024 when his presidential term ends. Although in March 2018 he said he is...
Kashmir

What Has Pacifism Achieved For Kashmir

March 15, 2020 marks eight months of illegal annexation of the valley of Jammu and Kashmir by India. As reported by Amnesty International, the...
women

Dissent on Aurat March and Woman Empowerment

Mao Zedong, also known as Chairman Mao, a Chinese communist revolutionary who became the founding father of the People Republic of China and ruled...
India

India’s gory citizenship law

Many countries including Iran, Indonesia, Turkey and Malaysia are rueful at enactment of India’s controversial communal citizenship act. Several international business and political figures...
education

Is our Education System Responsive to our needs?

System of education plays a crucial role in the general behavior of a nation. We used to stop at the traffic light when it...
feminism

‘Aurat March’ in Pakistan: Feminists vs Mullahs!

Recently, the sudden escalation and uproar on the topic of feminism in Pakistan and the lionizing of 'aurat (women) march’, got me contemplating about...
Gulf

Upcoming US President: Policy Towards the Gulf Will Change Regardless

The fight in this week’s Democratic primaries may have been about who confronts Donald J. Trump in November’s US presidential election, Bernie Sanders or...
Exports

Developing Exports on War Footing is Pakistan’s only saviour!

Congratulations the hospital seems to have been saved, regrettably though the patients didn’t survive! The Pakistani economy more or less seems on a similar...
UX

15 Ways you can Improve User Experience (UX) in 2020 and Beyond

User experience (UX) is arguably the most important part of modern business. The average customer today has an unprecedented level of choice when it...
cultue diversity

Women’s March Fiasco: Diversity is Virtue not Vice!

As a Pakistani ex-pat living in a pluralistic and diverse country like Canada, I am watching the current debate on Women’s Rights in Pakistan...
Iran

The Fall Of “IRANDIA” Can Give Birth To “AF-PAK-IRANISTAN”

As a result of ideological driven BJP-RSS backed Delhi’s anti-Muslim massacre, ideology has once again overshadowed economic ties between Iran and India. Relations between...
afghan

Intra-Afghan Dialogue: The real path to peace

Maryyum Masood/Sabeen Malik | For the Afghans, the "endless war" has lasted for more than 40 years, beginning with the communist coup of 1978, the...
Iran

Iran’s proxy war and Pakistan

In International relations, there are no permanent friends and no permanent enemies only permanent interests. Geopolitics and International relations approach in the world quickly...
coronavirus

Coronavirus: Political Impact upon Kings and dictators of the world?

Some will benefit from invasive tracing and monitoring of those affected by the virus that is likely to boost the evolution towards a Big...
Moin Akhtar

Moin Akhtar: A Mortal Turned Immortal

Starting off from modest theatre as Shylock in the Shakespearean Merchant of Venice just at 13 years of age, no one, except witty astrologists,...
Spring

Operation Spring Awakening: Germany’s Final Assault of World War II

Seventy-five years ago, on 6 March 1945, the Third Reich launched what was to be its final great offensive of World War II, called...
Peace Deal

Enigma of Afghan Peace Deal: Challenges ahead

Wars deliver human suffrage and stigmatize the noble man with the barren clots of barbarism but strangely these having exhausted their fuel of death...
elections

Bar Elections 2020: Hopes vs Reality

Each year, during the months of January – February, Bar associations across Pakistan hold elections to choose their office-bearers. And Saturday, Feb 29  was...
water resources

Politicisation of water resources in South Asia: Impending omens of war -I

The global demand for freshwater resources has escalated dramatically over the last few years, especially in light of rapid population growth and widespread urbanization...

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Is Imran Khan responsbile for problems of Pakistan?

Corona Virus has hit the world hard. The developed countries are reeling under its potent onslaught. Desperate cries of shortage of ventilators, hospital beds...

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