Aimen Babur

The author is a Mechatronics engineer turned development enthusiast. She is currently working as a Research Manager at the Asian Institute of Eco-Civilisation Research & Development (AIERD).

A Guide to China

Shakeel Ahmed Ramay’s book is a serious attempt to understand the emergence of China as a major global player and debunk the West’s propaganda against it


A General Dilemma

The military leadership once again stands as the deciding force. Whatever steps the military leadership takes or does not take from now, will have a direct bearing on the future of Pakistan — good or bad. The ball is in their court

July 2022

Open Magazine

Farewell My Friend

Mentor, friend, family and man of many parts, Khalid Hameed Farooqi’s demise leaves the world a sadder place

To talk or continue fighting with TTP?

Peace is always a preferred option, but it only works if enforced from a position of strength, with ample verifiable guarantees and monitoring mechanisms to ensure prevention of intrigues and resurgence of any evil