BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping lauded his country’s position as a major world power on Thursday as Beijing marked the 70th anniversary of victory over Japan with a giant show of strength in Tiananmen Square.
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We are at a mysterious fork in the road. One path leads to years, perhaps decades, of spread of a new type of influenza, occasionally making people sick and killing about 18 percent of them. It’s not a pleasant route, strewn as it is with uncertainties, but no terror seems to lurk on its horizon. . . . → Read More: China covering another flu epidemic
By Arif Ansar
The media debacle that unfolded during the last couple of weeks is not unique to Pakistan; it has already rocked the West. Rupert Murdoch and his media empire are under the gun in UK for the phone hacking scandal and reporting practices. During the second Iraq war, the credibility of the . . . → Read More: Cyber- ruption