Abdullah Khan

The writer is Managing Director at an Islamabad-based think tank, Pakistan Institute for Conflict and Security Studies (PICSS).

Israel’s Existential Anxiety & Quest for Peace

In the tumultuous landscape of the Middle East, the state of Israel stands as a fortress founded upon a bedrock of fear. This fear...

Democracy vs Stability

With another election on the horizon, there are many who continue to place their hopes in the electoral processes, but past experiences raise doubts about its effectiveness in bringing lasting stability.

The Ideological Evolutions of TTP

Understanding the TTP phenomenon which has reemerged to challenge the Pakistani state

DAESH & Afghanistan’s New ‘Great Game’

Rowing activities of DAESH in Afghanistan is also a bad news for Pakistan

فوج کی سیاست میں مداخلت ضروری یا غیر ضروری؟

جنرل قمر جاوید باجوہ نے 23 نومبر 2022 ءکو راولپنڈی میں یوم شہدا کی تقریب سے خطاب کرتے ہوئے کہا ہے کہ فروری 2021...


2024: Election Year in Pakistan & More Than 50 Other Countries

KARACHI: 2024, dubbed as the biggest election year in...

Govt. says no plans to downsize FBR workforce

Restructuring of FBR is on the govt.'s agenda to...

Bangladesh’s Sheikh Hasina appears to win 4th straight elections

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wazid is all set...

Afghan Repatriation & Transit Trade Standoff

The repatriation of Afghans faces a major hurdle, not...