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Kashmir drenches in blood again

The macabre game of death, destruction and bloodbath has been going on unabated in Indian held territory of Jammu and Kashmir. Innocent, unarmed and defenseless people of the territory are being killed ruthlessly by the unbridled trigger-happy occupation forces every now and then. As the state sponsored violence has intensified …

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Political stability

Peace and political stability are largely viewed as the most essential ingredients for maintaining economic development, social order and political stability in the country. However, political stability is critical to sustainable growth and development for it affects almost every aspect of life in addition to the state’s socio economic landscape. …

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Don’t scratch old wounds

Pakistan Foreign Office took a strong notice of Bangladesh Premier Sheikh Hasina Wajid’s anti Pakistan statement wherein Wajid had said that the people of Bangladesh must respond to those who have been lost in their love for Pakistan. “They must be punished. We must make them forget their love for …

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Welcome home Malala

The youngest Nobel Laureate of world Malala Yousufzai’s long cherished dream of returning back to her home country–Pakistan has finally come true. The proud daughter of the nation who has been championing the cause of women’s right and girls’ education emerged as a powerful voice at international level after surviving …

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The use of suomotu

In many South Asian States it has been a common practice for the superior courts to use suomotu jurisdiction to establish rule of law besides protecting the fundamental rights of the citizens and interestingly Pakistan is no exception to this. Constitutionally, the supreme court of Pakistan is authorised having every …

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The ISIS hoax

In occupied Kashmir, some important developments have taken place during the recent couple of weeks. Interestingly, both the developments are correlated and interconnected. On the political front, a landmark development was witnessed when the towering resistance leader Syed Ali Geelani voluntarily stepped down as head of a political party and …

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Communal violence in Sri Lanka

Shocking incidents of communal violence taking place in Sri Lanka over the past several months have landed the country in hot water again after fighting decades’ long civil war against LTTE insurgents. The targeted violence against the Muslims by Buddhist community have sent shockwaves across the country as scores of …

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Privatisation of PIA & PSM

ncumbent government’s proposed plan to privatize Pakistan International Air Lines and Pakistan Steel has met with strong opposition as mainstream opposition parties and labour bodies have voiced serious concerns over a proposed plan of the government to privatize the state-owned entities despite the fact that perpetual neglect and mismanagement on …

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Media accountability

In an unprecedented move the Supreme Court of Pakistan on Tuesday imposed a three month ban on TV anchor Shahid Masood’s programme on a private news channel for airing a baseless report wherein the anchor had claimed that Imran Ali was a member of international child pornography gang having connections …

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