I will live for my country and will die for it: Naima Gul, Pakistan Army Aviation’s first female pilot

It was like a dream come true for 12-year old Naima Gul, resident of Mingora, Swat, when she became the first female pilot of the Pakistan Army Aviation, after her wish was granted by Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani on Tuesday.

Naima, who is suffering from Thalassemia, wrote a letter to . . . → Read More: I will live for my country and will die for it: Naima Gul, Pakistan Army Aviation’s first female pilot

The ‘bin Laden’ of marginalisation

The real terror eating away at the Arab world is socio-economic marginalisation.

Conventional wisdom has it that ‘terror’ in the Arab world is monopolised by al-Qaeda in its various incarnations. There may be some truth in this.

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