BY ALEX VINES
International media reports that Angola has banned Islam have caught the headlines,but it is not what it seems. It highlights once again poor communication and clumsy policy by the Angolan authorities,and how ill thought through policies are distorted by Angolan social media,the opposition and the international press.
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Are you in Pakistan? Look around… what do you see? If you are in a city like Lahore and if you are in a posh area of Lahore you will probably see designer outlets,restaurants that offer every cuisine you can imagine,super expensive cars on the roads,people wearing the exorbitantly expensive brands whether . . . →Read More:When all hell breaks loose
By Shirin Naseer
Malala’s speech was expected to open doors for discussion inviting applause,criticism and preferably a change in mindsets;the possibility of it generating a response out of the Taliban was least expected. The fact that the Taliban took account of a young girl’s cry for help and felt liable to . . . →Read More:The Taliban’s attempt at Brand Management
By Asif Haroon Raja
The Indo-US-Western-Israeli media has been orchestrating a malicious campaign to ridicule and defame Islam to supplement liquidation drive undertaken by the neo-con crusaders. This was coordinated by American-Israeli Public Affairs Committee. All those within the Muslim world who help them in undermining Islam and eliminating practicing Muslims and scholars . . . →Read More:Muslims don’t need enemies
The latest US-based PEW Research Center survey,released 11 days before Pakistan goes for elections,shows that 84% of Pakistani Muslims favour Islamic sharia as their official law.
While none of the leading political parties with the only exception of Imran Khan’s PTI promises to make Pakistan an Islamic welfare state,the 30th April Pew . . . →Read More:84% of Pakistanis want Shariah according to the latest poll