Tag: Taliban

The Real Populists of Pakistan

"In war, truth is the first casualty," wrote Aeschylus, the father of Greek tragedy. Theodore Dalrymple, the English cultural critic, built on it further,...

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

FM calls for assisting Afghanistan to stand on its own feet

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has called for assisting Afghanistan to stand on its own feet.Addressing the third meeting of Neighbouring Countries of Afghanistan...

Pakistan believes in a peaceful Pakistan: FM Qureshi

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said on Wednesday that Pakistan believes in the importance of a peaceful and prosperous in Afghanistan.The foreign minister also...

UNSC asks Afghan Taliban to allow girls to attend school

The United Nations Security Council has expressed deep concern over a decision by Afghanistan's Taliban rulers to deny girls access to high school education...

US cancels talks with Taliban over U-turn on girls’ education

The United States abruptly cancelled meetings with the Taliban in Doha that were set to address key economic issues after Afghan the latter reversed...

Taliban indefinitely shuts down girls’ schools in Afghanistan

The Taliban has ordered secondary girls schools in Afghanistan to shut on Wednesday just hours after they reopened, an official confirmed, sparking confusion over...

To Talk or not to Talk

Extremism in the defence of liberty is not vice and moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue. Barry Goldwater

Scapegoating Pakistan

It’s time the US analyses its failures instead of scapegoating Pakistan for the debacle in Afghanistan

The Echoes of Peace

If this Taliban prove to be different in their orientation than the ones from the 1990s, peace in Afghanistan and the region may become an attainable dream



اسٹیٹ بینک کی جانب سے سینکڑوں اشیاء کی درآمدات پر پابندی ختم

اسٹیٹ بینک نے سینکڑوں اشیاء کی درآمد پر 100...

آئی ایم ایف نے معاشی مشکلات کے شکار لبنان کو کیا وارننگ دی ہے؟

بین الاقوامی مالیاتی فنڈز کے وفد نے اربوں ڈالر...

Imran Khan, Red Lines and the Goliath

Despite heavy odds, Imran Khan’s popularity refuses to wane

AMAN 23: Opportunities & Significance

Pakistan Navy has been conducting a multinational naval exercise AMAN since 2007. The 8th edition of this biennial event also features the first Pakistan Int’l Maritime Expo & Conference

The Dividends of Trust

Pakistan faces digital vulnerability and cybersecurity, rapid inflation, debt crisis, possible state collapse, interstate conflict and terrorism as top risks for the next 24 months

Indian Terrorism & Kashmiri Women

India resorting to rape as a weapon of war in occupied Kashmiri