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US officials question their state’s Af-Pak narrative

Imtiaz Gul | Nearly four days before Pak-Afghan officials met in Islamabad to continue their revived dialogue under the Afghan Pakistan Action Plan for Peace...

Gen. Bajwa’s silence on the NSC PRESS RELEASE!

Haider Raza Mehdi | Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is a wily character. A bureaucrat, who worked closely with him says..."He's a very cunning man, uses his...

Why Libraries need a new narrative

Umar Sheraz | Libraries as depositories of knowledge have been part of human history for thousands of years and it is difficult to locate any...

An Indian counter narrative on Maldives

M K Bhadrakumar | The Maldives is back in the headlines. This time around, it is not about democracy deficit or rule of law. Two...

‘I do not agree with Nawaz Sharif’s narrative at all’: Chaudhary...

News Analysis | The chief of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Shahbaz Sharif met Chaudhary Nisar to address the latter’s reservations regarding the party’s narrative. No...

Beyond Lodhran by-election

Saad Rasool | This week, in NA-154 Lodhra’n, PTI heavy weight Ali Tareen (read: Jehangir Tareen) lost the by-election to Syed Iqbal Shah – a...

Is secular fundamentalism the answer to religious extremism?

Sher Ali Tareen | In a relatively recent opinion piece published in the Dawn newspaper, entitled “Textbooks-Kudos to Punjab,” Pervez Hoodbhoy, the self-professed expert on...

Kulbhushan pops up as India-Pakistan spar at the UN

News Analysis | At a high-level Security Council meeting, Pakistan has raised the case of Kulbhushan Jadhav, the RAW officer apprehended by Pakistan on its...

Why US created Afghan transit route?

M K Bhadrakumar | The US President Donald Trump made a significant diplomatic breakthrough in the Afghan war by getting Kazakhstan President Nurusultan Nazarbayev to...

Pakistan must maintain ties with neighbours to become self-sufficient

Mahnoor Saleem | Since last August, air was patently cold between Washington and Islamabad because it was then for the first time, when President Trump...

Deconstructing US South Asia & Afghanistan Strategy

Zahid Mehmood | What if words do the job better than actions for you? What if words justify your preeminent position in the system by...

What is Nawaz Sharif’s “Narrative”?

Jan Achakzai | The Panama judgment was the red line for the ex-Prime Minister, Mian Nawaz Sharif (MNS), to cross by an institution, when it...

Survival in the age of information warfare

Afrah Jamal | Pakistani troops recently rescued a US - Canadian family that had been captured in Afghanistan in 2012 and held hostage for 5...

The Social Media Wars in the Unconventional Battlefields !

Aisha Saeed | The modern day concept of battle is far from what it was decades ago.Now, a web within a web of the technically...

What’s Kushner’s connection To The Saudi “Deep State” Coup?

Andrew Korybko | Trump’s son-in-law was in Saudi Arabia meeting with the “Red Prince” right before the “deep state” coup was initiated, prompting wild speculation...

Reality behind Nisar’s “No divisions in PML-N” statement

GVS Analysis | Ex-Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar claimed during a press conference that there are no forward blocks in the PML-N nor will there be...

Maryam denies rumors about family feud; says Shahbaz is her hero

News Analysis | In an attempt to settle the dust, Maryam Nawaz stated that she loves Shahbaz Sharif to death. Maryam Nawaz speaking with the New...

Tillerson confuses India once again!

News Analysis | U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, while reviewing his 7-day tour to South Asia and the Middle East on Thursday said he...

Let’s not damage a national icon: An Uncertain future of PTV!

Aisha Saeed | Amid speculations of PTV World being considered for its final goodbye or being put on a ventilator through a merger, the future...

Pakistan: Fixing religious fault-lines in the age of ISIS..?

Afrah Jamal | Pakistan's Bold Response to Sectarianism? A few days before Muharram, grand proclamations advocating peace and calm that suggested people shun their religious, sectarian...

“JIT ka fraud pakra gya”: Will conspiracy talk save Sharifs?

News Analysis | Former Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law, Captain Safdar were indicted by an accountability court on Thursday, the...

Uncle Shahbaz wants niece Maryam to refrain from confrontational politics

News Analysis | Chief Minister Punjab, Shahbaz Sharif has cautioned his niece, Maryam Nawaz to refrain from attacking the judiciary and the military as it...

Pakistanis wake up before you are sold…

Syed Haider Raza Mehdi | In the realm of spirituality, the battle is between our Ego or Nafs; considered the source of all that is...

A master-plan to balkanize Pakistan – Part II

Asif Haroon Raja | India’s Water terrorism To multiply pressure, India resorted to water terrorism by building over 60 dams on the three Pakistan specific rivers...

Imran blasts Sharifs and company for appeasing the Indo-US lobby

News Analysis | Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan, flayed the foreign minister, Khawaja Asif for his remarks regarding Nawaz Sharif's ouster. Khan took to...

India to launch a book on the ‘surgical strikes’ anniversary: An...

News Analysis | Marking the first anniversary of supposed ‘surgical strikes’ conducted by Indian special forces across the Line of Control (LoC) in Azad Kashmir...

Nawaz Sharif kay ‘BACHAY’ or ‘Sons & Daughter’?

News Analysis | The Pakistani political discourse is made up of fancy terms, those which are peculiar to the countries culture. Ever since the advent...

USA wants strong defense ties with India: Will military pressure mount...

News Analysis | The Trump administration has told the US lawmakers that defense ties with India are indispensable to the bilateral ties between the two...

The Afghan policy in perspective

Afrah Jamal | True to its reality show inspired template, the Afghan strategy was rolled out after months of speculations, suspense, and dithering. It used...

COAS tells his Afghan counterpart, “your war must not spread out...

News analysis | Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Sunday said Pakistan would not allow the Afghan war to spill into...

Army preempts Trump’s speech; puts forward Pakistan’s perspective

News Analysis | Director-General of the ISPR announced the successful completion of Operation Khyber 4 in the Rajgal valley, which was launched last month in...

Narratives galore on the Panama saga

Ghulam Mustafa | There's never a dull moment in Pakistan. Besides everything else, we have been part of PA -NA -MA Hungama ever since ICIJ...

“U.S narrative does not reflect ground reality in Pakistan” says Pakistani...

In an address to the World Affairs Council Pakistan’s Ambassador to the U.S Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhary expressed concerns about the narrative taken by the...

Pakistan & Afghanistan: Victims of each other?

Imtiaz Gul| The same old narratives continue in Kabul and Islamabad and no-one wants to be the first to change them; Afghan officials insist Tehreek-e-...

Russian defense minister confirms setting up unit for counter-propaganda

Russian defense minister announced that the country's armed forces have set up troops for “informational operations.” He also declared that “propaganda must be smart,...

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