Pakistan’s foreign reserves have been on a sharp ascent and are often quoted by the ruling party as a manifestation of sound economic policy work. The total foreign exchange reserves of the country have climbed to 19.828 billion dollars according to the State Bank of Pakistan.
According to an article published in Bloomberg, “at least . . . → Read More: Progress on loan
The Army and the Government of Pakistan were seen to be on the same page as long as their views converged on the following two points:
a. The war against terrorism was a minor matter which could be resolved through negotiations between the terrorists and the government.
b. The . . . → Read More: No turning back
By IKRAM JUNAIDI
Faith based prejudices have existed in Pakistan since the birth of the country and only deepened during Gen Ziaul Haq’s missionary rule, and after the 9/11 attacks on America, reveals a recent survey of religious minorities.
Titled ‘Living in fear: Pakistan’s unequal citizens’, . . . → Read More: The perils of religious discrimination flout out Jinnah’s vision
Contrary to what is alleged by bigots like Bill Maher, Muslims are not more violent than people of other religions. Murder rates in most of the Muslim world are very low compared to the United States.
As for political violence, people of Christian heritage in the twentieth century polished off tens of millions of people . . . → Read More: No difference between Muslims and no-Muslim violence level