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President Zardari Thanks Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt received a thank you phone call from a world leader yesterday, to thank them for giving back to refugees....

June 24, 2009

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Benazir Bhutto – a life worth living

Farahnaz Ispahani To me, and millions in Pakistan and around the world, yesterday (June 21) was not just another summer day. It had a special...

What India’s Varun Gandhi can teach Pakistan’s Fatima Bhutto?

Fatima Bhutto, Benazir Bhutto’s estranged niece, has been writing articles and running a constant campaign against her uncle, President Asif Ali Zardari. Her articles...

Musharraf’s Anti-American Propagandist Sought Job at Voice of America (VOA)

Master of “Immaculate Deception” Ahmed Quraishi Continues to Spew Venom Against Democratic Politicians and Civil Society While Being a Shadowy Operative of Pakistani Intelligence By...

Musharraf’s covert Propaganda Being Handled By Self-Proclaimed Master of Deception, Ahmed Quraishi

Author of “Thesis” that US is Plotting Against Musharraf May Actually be an Intelligence-Connected Propaganda Consultant; Says on His Own Website that he Creates...

ISI’s Armchair Strategists Attribute Mounting Violence to “Sino-American Turf Battle,” call U.S. an “Enemy of Pakistan”

Writers Linked to Intelligence Services Again Claim Pakistan’s problems Due to external Factors in Attempt to Justify Military-Intelligence Domination By Dr Waqar Kazmi December 7, 2007 An...

World here we come!

Pakistan Cricket Team has finally done it. Now we are crowned the World T20 Champions. Hats off to Younis Khan and his boys for...

On screen, out of touch

Popular media in Pakistan is playing to the gallery of glorified irrationalism, writes Nadeem F. Paracha. On the day renowned Islamic scholar Dr Sarfraz Naeemi...

Latest articles

Pakistan Must Get Rid of Colonial Laws Against Peaceful Assembly

Seventy Five Years after Independence, Pakistan still has many archaic colonial-era laws and primitive policing strategies. A new study by the Human Rights Commission...

HRCP: Polarizing Political Discourse Will only hurt Pakistan

Pakistan has always been a polarized society but four years of Imran Khan and his politics have left political discourse deeply polarized. At a...

Pakistan Needs an Agreement with IMF Urgently

Pakistan’s ongoing economic crisis is not going to ease unless and until the government is able to get the IMF onboard and obtain the...

Pakistan Needs Continuity In Policy for Economy to Stabilize

Pakistan has long been characterized by political instability perpetuated by frequent interruption of the democratic political process that has resulted in the absence of...