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Pakistan Reinforcing Army in Taliban Battle

While in Washington DC, President Zadari met with the Washington Post reporters and editors. Zardari told the Post that the US and Pakistan had...

Taliban can’t override Pakistan – Pak Ambassador to US

Taliban cannot override Pakistani state—Haqqani Tells CNN WASHINGTON, May 9 (APP): Pakistan’s ambassador to the United States Husain Haqqani has said the Taliban are limited...

It’s an absurd idea

Thursday, May 07, 2009 It's an absurd idea! Just before President Zardari left for a critical visit to US; Pakistani and US media were rife with...

Fighting the Barbarian Hordes

This article originally appeared on TheNews.com.pk By Shafqat Mahmood The sight of men, women and children making a desperate escape from the war zones in Swat...

Washington Asserts Loyalty to Zardari

By PETER SPIEGEL and JAY SOLOMON WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration said Tuesday it remains fully behind the government of Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari,...

Agonist.org: Things Get Interesting in Pakistan

Tina posted an Asia Times report this morning that was basically writing off the Zardari administration in Pakistan. There is definitely some pushback against...

How Pakistan Is Countering the Taliban

Wall Street Journal How Pakistan Is Countering the Taliban The pacification model that worked in Iraq can work in the Swat Valley. By HUSAIN HAQQANI The specter of...

New World Order

When one authority replaces another, it dismantles the old order and establishes a new one. This is something which the jargon intellectuals on our...

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75 Years of Pakistan: Must the Next 75 years be as Turbulent?

On the 75th Anniversary of Pakistan’s Independence, it is time to acknowledge the good, the bad, and the ugly. Pakistan was founded as the...

Supreme Court Judicial Overreach Harming Pakistan

As Pakistan enters its 75th year of independence, maybe it is time the country stopped banning people, ideas, books, films, organizations, etc. That may...

De-regulate Drug Prices, Grow Pakistan’s Pharma Industry

  Rising prices, falling rupee, and continued presence of Covid have hit the poorest segments of society the most. In addition to food and fuel,...

Police Needs to Respect Citizens Rights, Avoid Crass Thuggery

The Shahbaz Sharif government came into power promising that it would be different from not just the Imran Khan government but also other governments...