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Trade War: China summons US ambassador over Huawei arrest

AFP| China summoned the US ambassador on Sunday to protest the arrest of a top executive from telecom giant Huawei in Canada, as Washington's top...

Global Economy suffers as Trump’s Trade war continues

News Analysis | The farmers in the United States are facing a hard situation as to where to put the piles of harvested grain which...

US warships visit Hong Kong amid heightened China tensions

AFP | An American warship and carrier strike group visited Hong Kong Wednesday in a move seen as a conciliatory gesture by China ahead of...

Chabahar Port: ‘Kiss of death for Gwadar’

Dr. Zafar Jaspal | India, Iran, and Afghanistan have been laboring to establish a new transit route. The new transit route would link Afghanistan and...

APEC summit: The rise of China?

AFP | The annual meeting of leaders from the 21 Asian-Pacific countries produced little in the way of concrete results, but plenty of fireworks on...

What will Pakistan achieve from PM Khan’s visit to China?

News Analysis | Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, on his first official visit to China, met the Chinese President Xi Jinping and lauded the way...

PM Khan vows to take stern action against ‘blackmailers’ in latest...

News Desk | Prime Minister Imran Khan addressed the nation on Live TV at 7.45pm local time. The premier started his address talking about the Asia...

Japan military joins historic Philippine war games

AFP| Japanese troops stormed a beach in the Philippines Saturday in joint exercises with US and Filipino troops that officials said marked the first time...

Cold War returns? Russia & China condemn American “Blackmail”

AFP | China and Russia denounced the use of "blackmail" Friday in thinly-veiled rebukes of President Donald Trump, highlighting the chasm between the US and...

China denies opening a military base in Afghanistan but the idea...

News Analysis | A Hong Kong newspaper South China Morning Post reported that China is planning to establish a military base in the Wakhan corridor,...

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...

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