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Editorials

Pakistan in the IMF Debt Trap

Editor

Ramadan 27, 14402019-06-01

Pakistan debt continues to climb and going to the IMF for another bailout package is not a good omen for the future.

News & Analysis

The Other Silk Road

Yusuf Dhia-Allah

Ramadan 27, 14402019-06-01

China’s Belt and Road initiative is not the only game in town. There is a road and rail link planned between Iran, Iraq, Syria and Turkey that would have much positive impact on the development of the region.

Editorials

Kashmir: The Real Cause of Conflict

Editor

Rajab 25, 14402019-04-01

Last month, India and Pakistan came to the brink of full-blown war. At the root lies the unresolved issue of Kashmir. Unless this long-festering problem is resolved according to the wishes of the people of Kashmir, the risk of war remains.

News & Analysis

Pakistan must Resist Demands from “Friends”

Salina Khan

Rajab 25, 14402019-04-01

Serious efforts are underway to push Pakistan to recognize the Zionist state of Israel. This is a trap Pakistan must resist

News & Analysis

Pakistanis, Beware of Anti-Iran PsyOps

Salina Khan

Rajab 25, 14402019-04-01

There is a vicious campaign underway instigated by the enemies of Islam and Muslim unity to create divisions between Pakistan and Iran and get them entangled in conflict. Pakistanis must resist this plot.

Letters To The Editor

The Trouble With India

Rashid Qaiser

Rajab 25, 14402019-04-01

At 1.2 billion people, India is one of the most densely populated countries in the world, second only to China. But India suffers from some very serious problems of which the alarming rise in Hindu fascism is the most troubling.

Editorials

Pakistan Rehabilitates Bin Salman

Editor

Jumada' al-Akhirah 24, 14402019-03-01

Shunned by the rest of the world in the wake of the Jamal Khashoggi murder, Muhammad bin Salman was embraced and feted by the Pakistanis. This may turn out to be a costly mistake for Pakistan.

Daily News Analysis

Pakistan shoots down two attacking Indian fighter planes as threat of war escalates

A Special Correspondent

Jumada' al-Akhirah 22, 14402019-02-27

Indian attack on Pakistan could easily escalate into a full-scale war between two nuclear armed rivals blowing up the entire region. It is imperative that the UN takes its responsibility seriously and prevent a catastrophe from occurring before the war erupts.

Daily News Analysis

UK rebuffs India's attempt to censor Kashmir Conference in British Parliament

Crescent International

Jumada' al-Ula' 28, 14402019-02-03

Used to terrorizing Kashmiris seeking independence from India’s brutal occupation, Delhi thought it could force Britain also to adopt a similar policy. The All Parties Parliamentary Group on Kashmir in the British Parliament will hold Kashmir Solidarity Day in the British Parliament today.

Opinion

Pakistan’s Dysfunctional Judicial System

Zafar Bangash

Jumada' al-Ula' 26, 14402019-02-01

Justice is a fundamental precept in every society. Regrettably, Pakistan’s judicial system, inherited from British colonialism, is broken and does not deliver justice to the people as is evident from the 1.9 million cases pending before courts.

Opinion

“Naya” (new) Pakistan, Old Habits!

Zafar Bangash

Rabi' al-Thani 24, 14402019-01-01

Following a recent visit to Pakistan, the ICIT director shares his observations about a country striving for change but remains mired in old habits.

News & Analysis

Aasia… and the Prophet’s Covenant

John Andrew Morrow

Rabi' al-Awwal 23, 14402018-12-01

Those baying for a poor Pakistani Christian woman’s blood accusing her of blasphemy seem to have totally ignored the noble Messenger’s (pbuh) own conduct in such cases.

News & Analysis

Blasphemy Law and Pakistan’s Blackmailers

Tahir Mustafa

Rabi' al-Awwal 23, 14402018-12-01

There are various groups in Pakistan that try to use the blasphemy law in the country to advance their own political agenda disregarding the noble Messenger’s (pbuh) quality as a ‘mercy to all the worlds’.

News & Analysis

Islamabad, IMF, and Overseas Pakistanis

Zafar Bangash

Safar 23, 14402018-11-01

The new government in Pakistan needs to pay attention to the needs of overseas Pakistanis if it wants their help in a meaningful way.

News & Analysis

Pakistan’s Opportunity to Pivot to Eurasia

Zafar Bangash

Muharram 21, 14402018-10-01

With a new government in power, Pakistan has an opportunity to make a clean break from the US and forge a new destiny in Eurasia.

Opinion

Pakistan: the Captain’s Toughest Test

Zafar Bangash

Dhu al-Hijjah 21, 14392018-09-01

Imran Khan may have won the elections but the mess his predecessors have left behind will take a long time to clean up. This will not be easy while people’s patience is likely to wear thin soon amid heightened expectations.

Main Stories

Significance of Imran Khan’s Victory

Perwez Shafi

Dhu al-Hijjah 21, 14392018-09-01

Imran Khan’s victory in Pakistan’s general elections in July has broken the monopoly of the Sharif-Zardari mafia families raising great hopes among the people.

Daily News Analysis

Will Imran Khan be Able to Translate Promises into Action?

Zafar Bangash

Dhu al-Qa'dah 15, 14392018-07-28

With the federal government as well as two of the four provinces—Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab—under his belt, Imran Khan, leader of the Pakistan Tehrik-e Insaf (PTI) party is a greatly satisfied person. His 22-year-long struggle for change from the two mafia families—the Zardari-Bhutto combine and the Sharifs (no sharifs, those crooks)—has finally borne fruit.

Daily News Analysis

Imran Khan’s PTI Sweeps Polls in Pakistan

Crescent International

Dhu al-Qa'dah 13, 14392018-07-26

Initial results of the July 25 elections show that Pakistan Tehrik-e Insaf (PTI) led by cricket-hero-turned-politician seems to have swept the polls.

News & Analysis

Pakistan’s Chaotic Elections

Tahir Mustafa

Shawwal 17, 14392018-07-01

That democracy is a fraud is now well established. In Pakistan’s case, it is also a big time money game.

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