Musharraf receives direct threat from Taliban

Terrorist groups the Taliban and al Qaeda are planning an assassination attempt on former president Pervez Musharraf.

The revelation from the Interior Ministry in a letter on Monday prompted media speculation that Musharraf may not appear in court on Tuesday. The letter was sent to the Home Secretary Punjab, the Islamabad police chief, the chief commissioner . . . → Read More: Musharraf receives direct threat from Taliban

AIPAC: On the wrong side of history?

The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) annual conference begins on March 2 and will conclude with an address by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on March 4. The organisers boastthat the meeting of “America’s Pro-Israel Lobby” will attract “more than 14,000 pro-Israel Americans, more than two-thirds of Congress, [and] more than 2,200 students from . . . → Read More: AIPAC: On the wrong side of history?

India major perpetrator of terror in Balochistan and Azad Kashmir

A report prepared by the Interior Ministry has declared the capital city as ‘extremely dangerous’ due to the presence and functioning of banned outfits along with other factors, Geo News reported. 

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What made Christine Fair go ballistic on Pakistan

A balanced and logical American expert on Pakistani affairs has again gone out on a limb to try and explain the complexity of Pakistan’s military strategy and security thought-process to an audience that apparently loves to bash Pakistan instead of aiding it in the War against Terrorism that America launched in the first place

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This is the era of democratization

When the whole nation was geared up to brace military action against the Taliban, to the surprise of many, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the National Assembly announced that his government would give peace yet another chanceby holding talks with the notorious insurgents.

If the decision of forming a four-member team to negotiate with the Taliban . . . → Read More: This is the era of democratization

جنگ یا مذاکرات؟ جلدی کیجیے

Pakistan disappointed in $33 million aid tied down to Dr Shakil Afridi

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Monday criticised the US over legislation linking $33 million in aid with the release of a doctor who helped the CIA track down Osama bin Laden, saying it was “disappointed” by the move.

Shakeel Afridi is awaiting retrial on a treason conviction under the country´s tribal justice system for alleged ties to militants.Angry . . . → Read More: Pakistan disappointed in $33 million aid tied down to Dr Shakil Afridi

یادگار مذاق

Pakistanis Must Decide!

The people of Pakistan must decide rationally on crucial issues facing the country… but time and again, we don’t!

The people of Pakistan are – notoriously – incapable (or unwilling) to prioritize, or make crucial decisions on, important issues of a national dimension: thus causing a fatal crisis of national identity to precipitate other national-level . . . → Read More: Pakistanis Must Decide!

امریکی ایرانی مشترکہ درد دل