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Recent events prove now is the time for a modern nationalism

Seventy years ago, certain social and political ground realities existed which resulted in the political movement that created this country. I am not questioning...

“Command Eleven”: What’s the Point of ISI’s Latest ‘Perception Management’ Operation?

In the past year, a new ‘private’ venture has launched called CommandEleven.com which is led by Lt Gen (r) Tariq Khan and Col (r)...

Sabzar Ahmad: The Enemy of my Enemy

The situation in Kashmir is one of history's greatest human rights tragedies, only made worse because it is virtually ignored by the world. What...

Magnificent Delusions: Riyadh Summit Edition

It was supposed to be another opportunity for Pakistan to shine on the world's stage. An international summit in Riyadh attended by world leaders...

KLF London showcases our desperate situation

For the first time in history, Karachi Literature Festival was held outside Pakistan. Media reports that the event attracted thousands and presented Pakistan's literary...

Crackdown on social media a self-defeating strategy

PTI is as famous for its army of social media trolls as it is for its playboy leader. Farhan Virk is virtually synonymous with...

ICJ Verdict: What it says, and what it doesn’t

The International Court of Justice has responded to India's case in the matter of alleged RAW spy Kulbushan Jadhav. India approached the ICJ after...

Social Media: The latest front of deep state’s national narrative management

Social media is coming under intense pressurization. First, government and judiciary began raising alarms over alleged problem of 'blasphemous content' on social media. Now...

China’s view of Pakistan, in their own words

Former Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Luo Zhaohui recently gave an address at United Service Institution of India. His official statement which is available on...

Latest articles

Pakistan Cannot Escape Rules of Economics

On Thursday May 26, the coalition government led by Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif announced an increase in prices of petroleum products. Finance Minister, Miftah...

Deal with IMF is Pakistan Rupee’s Only Hope

Pakistan’s economic crisis continues with the rupee in free fall and inconclusive talks between the government of Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund (IMF)....

Pakistan in Crisis Mode, Once Again

Pakistan appears to be heading towards political confrontation with the recent PTI march on the federal capital. Crackdowns on the opposition leaders and the...

Pakistan Makes Changes to Electoral Law

Recently, the National Assembly of Pakistan passed the Elections (Amendment) Bill 2022 that seeks to remove the use of electronic voting machines (EVMs) in...