Shaista Sindhu

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China’s warning to Pakistan: Are we willing to do the needful?

China is in many ways an ally that is the complete opposite of America. One way that has had great consequences for our relationship has been America's...

The Coup That Is Not A Coup: Army’s Masterful Checkmate

Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner. After a week of long marches and escalating threats, one side has emerged victorious in the battle...

Children of War: Facing the Truth of 1971

“Forgiving is not forgetting; its actually remembering–remembering and not using your right to hit back. Its a second chance for a new beginning. And...

Syria, Iraq…Is Pakistan Next?

The civil war in Syria has quickly spilled over into Iraq, a strategy that has resulted in the country losing control of its borders....

Who Is Funding Ahmed Quraishi’s World Travel?

Ahmed Quraishi has been busy lately. While his PakNationalists blog may have found its inevitable way into the dustbin of history, his career has...

What Isn’t Being Said About Nawaz’s India Trip

Government media men tried to make a success out of Nawaz Sharif's trip to Washington last year, but it didn't take long for everyone...

What Justice System Says About Our Society

The reality about how so-called justice operates in Pakistan was put in stark relief this week. Courts gave decisions in three different cases, and...

Has Washington Lost Interest?

For better or for worse, the Pakistan-US relationship bestowed near-celebrity status on Pakistani officials for nearly a decade. Government officials and diplomats found themselves...

Washington Summit: Ships Passing In The Night

Before he left Washington, a journalist friend in America wanted to speak with the Prime Minister to get his thoughts on how he thought...

Looming Threat To Pakistan: Hafiz Saeed

Hafiz Saeed, chief of Jamaat ud Dawa, the parent organization of Lashkar e Taiba, recently led a parade in Lahore to mark Pakistan’s 63rd...

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Imran Khan’s Lack of Empathy Highlights Hazaras’ Plight

The recent killing of 10 Shia Hazara miners and the lack of sympathy expressed by Pakistan’s prime minister is not just sad, it is...

Denial and Lies Will Not Fix Pakistan’s Battered Economy

Pakistan’s economy has often faced crises but for the last 2.5 years, ever since Prime Minister Imran Khan’s PTI led government came to power,...

ISIS Kills More Shias in Pakistan But What is Govt. Doing to Stop it?

The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack on Sunday January 3 targeting Shia Hazara miners in Mach coal field, 100 miles from...

Islamabad Cannot Be a Haven While the Rest of Pakistan Suffers

Abductions, kidnapping and disappearances are the norm in Pakistan. This week, however, the Islamabad High Court (IHC) expressed concern over the "deteriorating law and...
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