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Pakistan and Talibans: Darkness Strikes Again by Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD.
Posted By: Mahboob_Khawaja Created On: 19/Dec/2014 Views: 24 Replies: 0 
Darkness hit Pakistani mainstream society again on December 16, the day of mourning for the loss of East Pakistan more than 40 years earlier. Pakistani leaders seem to have ignored the pertinent lessons of time and history. TTP- Pakistani Taliban group claims the cold blooded massacre of 132 innocent school children and 10 teachers at Peshawar. Had the authorities listened to advanced warning by Click here to read Full Article

From ISIS to IS (Da’esh) by Brig retired Asif Haroon Raja
Posted By: Asif_Haroon_Raja On: 5/Dec/2014 Views:167 Replies:0 
I shall be dwelling upon the newly emerged threat of Da’esh, which is also known as Islamic State of Iraq & Sham (ISIS), which later morphed into Islamic State (IS), also called Da’esh. Its emergence has further disturbed the security situation of Middle East. It has created a stir and fears are expressed all over the world. Claims of the US and its strategic partners to degrade and destroy the IS Click here to read Full Article
Pakistan - US Relations by K.Hussan Zia
Posted By: KhanZia On: 21/Nov/2014 Views:171 Replies:0 
To understand a country one has to really know the ethos of its people. This is not always easy for someone who is not a part of the culture. The inability to understand often leads to poor judgement and miscalculation. Just to give one example, a joint US National Intelligence Council and CIA report released in 2000 predicted: “by year 2015 Pakistan would be a failed state, ripe with civil war, b Click here to read Full Article
Who holds the key to peace? by Asif Haroon Raja
Posted By: Asif_Haroon_Raja On: 21/Nov/2014 Views:161 Replies:0 
Although Pakistan became the most allied ally of the US in 1950s but this apparently deep-seated alliance was on papers only. Practically, the US always remained inclined towards India even when it was a camp follower of former USSR. The US left Pakistan high dry in the 1965 and 1971 wars with Soviet backed India and also played no role in resolving Kashmir dispute which is the bone of contention Click here to read Full Article
ISI: Pakistan’s Formidable Force Multiplier By Vinod Sharma
Posted By: nrqazi On: 13/Nov/2014 Views:183 Replies:0 
One has got to admire Pakistan. Is there any other example in history where a small nation has simultaneously taken on two much bigger countries, one a super power and the other deluding itself into believing that it is going to become one along its present trajectory, for such a painful ride, for so long, with barely concealed disdain and deceit? Pakistan’s audacity backed by sheer brilliance Click here to read Full Article
Pakistan: Leaders or Criminals by Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD.
Posted By: Mahboob_Khawaja On: 11/Nov/2014 Views:207 Replies:0 
Pakistan is in ruins. The nation and its imagery, law and justice, commerce, thinking hubs, political governance all appear dysfunctional and self-contradictory. Eroding freedom of thoughts and action speaks of missing accountability of political elite. The nation is fast becoming victim of a US planned blue-print being used in Iraq. Vengeful sectarian killings and dismantling of economic, politic Click here to read Full Article
Awarding of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize to Malala. by Fazal Rahman, Ph.D.
Posted By: Unpolluted On: 5/Nov/2014 Views:211 Replies:0 
Third World’s traitors have always been the heroes and darlings of the West, while its real heroes have always been demonized and frequently exterminated.The 2014 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to two individuals, who did nothing to comply with the requirements of Nobel’s specifications, and as shown below in the article, one of them, Malala did the opposite. Her various national and international Click here to read Full Article
Abiding Jinnahpur conspiracy by Asif Haroon Raja
Posted By: Asif_Haroon_Raja On: 3/Oct/2014 Views:334 Replies:0 
In his recent telephonic address Altaf Hussain recalled the 1992 military operation in Karachi and the Jinnahpur issue. Since he affixed me to the Jinnahpur conspiracy, I feel it necessary to refresh the memories of the readers and put the record straight. Law and order situation in urban and rural Sindh that was deteriorating for some years because of rural-urban ethnic divide worsened in 1992 an Click here to read Full Article
Pakistan: People’s Revulsion against Political Insanity by Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD
Posted By: Mahboob_Khawaja On: 29/Sep/2014 Views:244 Replies:0 
Observers interpret events and political challenges as they see fit to their imagination. But prevalent realities speak their own language loud and clear. Nawaz Sharif will put to shame all the egoistic men called politicians and disgraced puppets who operated on foreign myths and encompassing agenda. Reviewing the politics of Pakistan for the past half of a century, if there were men of moral and Click here to read Full Article
Pakistan Rejects Afghan Criticism of 480-kilometer Border Trench by Ayaz Gul
Posted By: chaudry On: 19/Sep/2014 Views:242 Replies:0 
Pakistan has rejected Afghan criticism of a 480-kilometer trench its military is digging along their mostly porous border, saying the project is aimed at "effectively" controlling movement of terrorists and flow of drugs and human traffickers into the country. Pakistani forces are digging a trench more than two meters deep and three meters wide in southwestern Baluchistan province, which shares h Click here to read Full Article
Imbroglio in Middle East and Pakistan by Asif Haroon Raja
Posted By: Asif_Haroon_Raja On: 18/Sep/2014 Views:295 Replies:0 
The already disturbed security situation in the Middle East took a new turn in the wake of emergence of Islamic State of Iraq & Levant/Sham (ISIL/ISIS) from nowhere. In a short period it has emerged as the most powerful group in the world in terms of military strength and financial resources. After capturing several parts of Syrian territory in northern Aleppo Province in 2013, the ISIS then enter Click here to read Full Article

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