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Trump threatens Turkey with sanctions: Moscow hopes he is serious!

M K Bhadrakumar | The frequency with which US President Donald Trump holds out threats to other countries is such that he is no longer...

Pakistan’s Educational Assistance to Afghans

Taimur Khan | Reciprocity is a key norm in international relations whereby a state's behaviour is considered symmetrical in response to that adopted by another...

Imran Khan’s ‘what-not-to-do’ list

Farah Adeed | So finally Imran Khan is all set to become the Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. Imran is a hope...

Putin Invites Trump to Moscow as White House postponed the summit...

News Analysis | Russian President Vladimir Putin has invited US president Donald Trump to visit Moscow for the one-to-one summit after Trump administration decided to...

US says China is increasing state’s economic control

AFP | The United States on Thursday accused China of falsely claiming that it was working to open its economy, insisting that Beijing's real goal...

Saudi oil shipment halt: A potential watershed in the Yemen war

James M. Dorsey | A spike in oil prices as a result of a temporary halt in shipments through the strategic Bab el Mandeb strait may be...

Iran threatens US with counter measure if oil exports are blocked

News Analysis | Iran foreign ministry spokesperson Baharam Qassemi has said that Iran will retaliate with reactionary measures if the country’s oil exports are embargoed...

North Korea begins dismantling rocket test site

AFP | North Korea has started dismantling some facilities at its main satellite launch station, seen as the testing ground for its intercontinental ballistic missiles,...

US-Russia-China triangle in flux, again

M K Bhadrakumar | In a conversation with the Financial Times last week, Henry Kissinger made a highly significant remark about President Donald Trump’s attempt...

U.S defense and state secretary will travel to India in September

News Analysis | US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo and Defense secretary Jim Mattis will travel to India in September for high-level talks with Indian...

Transformation in global politics

Dr. Zafar Nawaz Jaspal | The transformation in the global politics entailing strategic realignment at the regional and global levels has been ensuing new challenges...

3 steps advised by BNU’s dean that could strengthen Pakistan’s economy

Dr. Hafeez Pasha | A few years back, when Pakistan was under the umbrella of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) program from the year 2013...

EU urges big powers to prevent trade ‘conflict and chaos’

AFP | The European Union on Monday called on the United States, China, and Russia to work together to avoid trade "conflict and chaos" to...

Xinjiang: Pan-Turkism fuels China’s hearts-and-minds campaign

Dr. James M. Dorsey | Chinese efforts to woo Saudi Arabia’s ethnic Chinese community highlight the People’s Republic’s effort to avert criticism from the Muslim...

Trade war ramps up as US threatens $200bn in Chinese goods

AFP | The United States and China have fired the next shots in their escalating trade war, with Washington threatening to impose fresh tariffs on...

Pakistan enters the infinite world of space: Two satellites launched with...

News Analysis | Pakistan Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on Sunday, the first-ever launch of two Pakistani satellites from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in Northwest...

IMF bailout on the cards for Pakistan’s next government: analysts

AFP | Pakistan's next government, to be chosen in a July 25 election, faces growing fears of a balance of payments crisis with speculation it...

World powers back Iran oil exports despite US sanctions threat

AFP | Iran's remaining partners in the 2015 nuclear deal vowed Friday to keep the energy exporter plugged into the global economy despite the US...

China eyes eastern Europe investment as US trade war sizzles

News Desk | As a trade war rages between China and the US, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang is meeting leaders from central and eastern Europe...

Let the Games begin: Netflix releases first Indian series

AFP | Netflix's first original Indian series releases on Friday as the US streaming giant battles with Amazon Prime for a slice of the country's...

Trump unleashes trade war with tariffs on China

AFP | Punishing US tariffs on Chinese imports took effect early Friday, marking the start of President Donald Trump's trade war with the largest US...

Radicalization trends in South Asia

Asif Haroon Raja | Geo-strategic Importance of South Asia South Asia is house to around 1.5 billion people who represent one quarter of the world’s population....

Cherry picking: China looks to replace US farm goods in trade...

AFP | American cherries are tantalisingly sweet. They are so loaded with sugar and low on water that China's home-grown cherries cannot compete on taste...

Democracy has delivered little in South Asia – Salman Bashir, Pakistan’s...

Salman Bashir | South Asia is one of the most densely populated and among the poorest regions of the world. Its socio-economic indicators are abysmal....

Hassan Rouhani in Europe to support for nuclear deal

AFP | Iranian President Hassan Rouhani arrived in Switzerland on Monday at the start of European trip billed as of "prime importance" after the US...

EU ‘possibly as bad as China’ on trade: Trump

AFP | Europe is "possibly as bad as China" on trade, US President Donald Trump said in an interview broadcast Sunday, with trade wars emerging...

Are political rivals really afraid of PML-N’s victory?

News Analysis | Maryam Nawaz, a leader of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz and daughter of the ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Friday that...

Pakistan’s Economy may become worse under FATF’s grey list

News Analysis | The Foreign Office (FO), on Thursday, said that Pakistan can be removed from the Financial Action Task Force (FATF’s) so-called grey-list of...

Pakistan placed on FATF watch-list, confirms foreign office

AFP | Pakistan has been placed on a global terror financing watchlist, its foreign office said Thursday, tainting its image ahead of a general election...

Nike reports higher profits, starts new digital strategy

AFP | Nike shares surged Thursday as the company reported higher earnings, announced a new share buyback program and talked up its ambitious digital investment...

U.S demands boycott of Iranian oil; threatens further sanctions

News Analysis | A senior official of U.S State department put an ultimatum to the oil importers to halt their petroleum imports coming from Iran...

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

Sameer Lalwani and Hamza Shad | A Brief History Since Pakistan’s independence in 1947, it has had a mixed relationship with the United States, encompassing several...

A Cup of Tea

Hasan Nadeem | Tea is one of the oldest beverages in the world, still used today after centuries. Tea is the only beverage which shares...

CPEC: Pakistan’s ‘Chinanization’ or Colonization?

Adnan Qaiser | It is said that in 1960 when Chinese Chairman Mao Zedong sent off General Gengbiao, his second ambassador to Pakistan, he advised...

Six things we learned from historic US-N.Korea summit

AFP | US President Donald Trump hailed his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un as a "very great day in the history of the...

Six things we learned from historic US-N.Korea summit

AFP | US President Donald Trump hailed his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un as a "very great day in the history of the...

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