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Pakistan can witness worst de-industrialization if lockdown mishandled

As Pakistan enters its 7th day of industrial lockdown on Friday 27th (including 3 days of 23rd’s long weekend) the question being asked by...
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Will Middle East ever see 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...
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How cruelly will Corona effect Pakistan’s economy?

Yesterday, Pakistan reached the 4th week and most critical phase of the Corona Virus Pandemic. It is a race against time to deploy critical...
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How long will it take to go back to work?

President Donald Trump is eager to get the Covid-19 epidemic over with. On March 24 he voiced the hope that by Easter, April 12,...
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World was moving towards peace, suddenly coronavirus changed the course. So has world’s first...

World at Dawn of 2020 2020 was expected to be a year of respite and tranquility after having gone through hell for over 18 years....
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Will China gradually replace the United States in the Middle East?

The question is not if, but when the long-standing American defence umbrella in the Gulf, the world’s most militarised and volatile region, will be...
Imran Khan

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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Corona pandemic: What kind of world will now emerge?

The mysterious microbe originating from Wuhan, a city in mainland China, has now spread across all the continents of the world (barring Antarctica). COVID-19,...
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How does the pandemic provide opportunity to speed up Afghan peace process?

Coronavirus has spread its tentacles across the globe. The phenomenal speed with which the pandemic has spread has caught scientists by surprise. The disease has...
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This is why we must urgently adopt digital cash in Pakistan

Ordered to sit at home because of the coronavirus epidemic to avoid infection social contact has been outlawed. Apart from touching other people, we...
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Opinion: Religious clerics will make COVID-19 worse in Pakistan?

Pakistan, like much of the world, is in the midst of a covid-19 pandemic. Luckily, compared to global numbers and averages, it is doing...

Covid-19 through Behavioral Economist’s Eyes: Pakistan needs extraordinary steps

Infectious diseases like Black Death, Plague, Cholera, Spanish Flu and SARS have shaped history and economies. The new coronavirus (Covid-19) is a threat to...
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7.8 billion people are falling in Corona anxiety: Here’s how you can cope it

As news and discussions on Corona virus dominate our screens, on TV, newspapers and e-papers and even social media, we all feel a sense...
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Can Covid-19 bring US and Iran closer?

The ongoing Covid-19 has exposed not only public health facilities in many countries, but also revealed complex manifestations of international politics. For the last three...
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Coronavirus in Pakistan: Will ignorance & illiteracy let us fight it?

Visited mosque on the last Friday to attend the Friday prayer. During the sermon, Imam was saying: "Those don't belong to us who are...
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Lockdown will shake Indian economy to its foundations

Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi was addressing the nation yesterday announcing “total lockdown” in the country, Brazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro also took to...
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Can India and Pakistan fight “Corona War” together?

South Asia is poised to be pummeled by the COVID-19 pandemic given its largely dilapidated health infrastructure and widespread abject poverty, which isn't helped...
Iran

Iran is dying under US sanctions and China virus

Saadi Shirazi, one of the prominent Iranian poets of the medieval period, once wrote, “Extending a hand in the hour of need is the...
syria

Coronavirus: Will the real world please stand up for refugees?

Indiscriminate in targeting its victims, the latest coronavirus (COVID-19) casts a very different light on the need to enforce international law governing wars as...
Coronavirus

Coronavirus Pandemic: This is why prevention is better than Cure

Doesn’t it feel like a horror movie? What made me feel like I was in one of the characters when my best friend's wedding...
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Coronavirus origin: The politics which will allow more viruses to spread

The outbreak of coronavirus is already being viewed globally through partisan lens of right-wing nationalism, making bids to curb the virus difficult. China finds...
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SBP can save economy by slashing the interest rates but it doesn’t care!

Look at the worldwide interest rates. We are in the second-largest bracket of high-interest rates, 149th out of 166 countries, double the interest rate...
Afghan

US & Ghani is failing Afghan peace process

In an extraordinary statement titled On the Political Impasse in Afghanistan, Washington has admitted the failure of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s mission to...

How China defeated coronavirus: A Pakistani explains from Beijing

 My Moments of Embarrassment!  23 January 2020, China: It was a crisp cold afternoon in Beijing when the news of COVID19 lockdown in Hubei rippled...
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Corona Attack: You want to stay safe? Stay Home Please!

What is the need of the time, stay safe and stay home. Unfortunately, not only in Pakistan, governments in rest of the world face...
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World could cut off source of viruses. So why doesn’t it?

With the days moving on, global coronavirus cases are notably increasing in rate, as the neoliberal world grinds to a halt with serious implications...
Turkey

Here’s why Turkey, Iran and Malaysia spoke up on Kashmir

The report in the Economic Times that India has signed a contract with a Turkish firm to build fleet support vessels for the Indian...
Corona peace

Globe sees peace: Nothing else to care about except Corona

It was before the World Wars when Man last experienced peace and tranquility in the timeline of his existence. After that, it has been...
COVID

COVID-19: Depreciating Economy & the way forward

The Ripple Effect As the Pakistani government gears up to grapple with the medical side of Weeks 4-5 (marking a potentially exponential spread) of COVID-19,...
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Is corona pandemic a punishment from Allah SWT?

Islam is the religion of all ages. It is the most adaptive, assimilative and accommodating religion of the world that provides its adherents an...

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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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