Bangla Friday, July 10, 2020

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Vested interest outmanoevres the national interest in Paki...

One of the most impeding characteristics in Pakistani society is the striving of people to do favours and to get favours in return, whe...

Afghanistan: The Taliban have reasons to rejoice

Recent ‘disclosures’ by the New York Times about alleged Russian involvement in the killing of US troops in Afghanistan hav...

The proxy war: China is fighting the US on the Sino-Indian...

Western analysts continue to press home the point that the India of 2020 is not the India of 1962, and that it can fight China better n...

From India with “Love”!

Apologies to Ian Fleming for adapting the title to the situation in Pakistan. Terrorism is back again in Karachi and it is: “From...

Modi’s tentative bid to “reset” China policy

Although the Narendra Modi government’s China policy is linked to the US’ Asia-Pacific strategy, which defines China as an...

Pakistan must use the new avenues opened by the pandemic

While we are still in the middle of this pandemic and our bodies may be blocked partially because of the partial lockdown, our electrom...

Post-Galwan, India has never been so lonely in South Asia

South Asian scholars and analysts look upon the India-China conflict differently from those in the US. While Indians don’t exactl...

Pakistan’s federal budget: Desperate circumstances, courag...

Pakistan’s economy had already been suffering before the COVID-19 outbreak, it was in no imminent danger of a recession.  Th...

A blueprint for Pakistan’s budget

The economy which the Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf (PTI) government took over in 2018 had been subjected to horrendous mismanagement force-...

Sino-Indian clash stems from India’s becoming a US pawn in...

Indian soldiers At first glance, the India-China clash in Ladakh appears to be a typical border dispute leading to violence. But...

State Bank of Pakistan’s Rozgar scheme helps both capital...

For the private security services, the Covid-19 pandemic posed multiple problems. The closing down of businesses and industries meant l...

Why Pakistan does not want a total Taliban victory?

Pakistan's Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa holds a one-on-one meeting with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in Kabul on June 9, 202...

Enhancement of cotton textile sector is critical for Pakis...

Pakistan’s cotton textile industry is the largest in the country’s manufacturing sector. It accounts for 8.5% of Pakistan&r...

India needs a reality check vis-à-vis China

Xi and Modi If the West had the power and the means, it would have done everything to prevent the corona pandemic. It is not the i...

Deployment of maritime surveillance aircraft P8Is in the H...

P-8I maritime aircraft of Indian Navy India is planning to use the maritime surveillance aircraft P-8I in the Himalayas and th...

India loses ground as Pakistan’s Gen. Bajwa visits Kabul

Chairman Afghan High Council Dr. Abdullah Abdullah receives Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa when the latter visited the...

Systemic flaws set to outlive the coronavirus and trouble...

Political life has been slowing down for a while but it has come to a standstill during the corona crisis. Most people are concerned ab...

Border standoff: Indian army knows any aggressive response...

Despite the ongoing pandemic hitting India more than China, India has been engaging in blunders like anti-Muslim policies and the Kashm...

Trump’s mock battle with China is meant to help win the co...

Whereas the world continues to grapple with COVID-19 and its devastating impact on economic and social life, US President Donald Trump...

Mufti Muneeb moon-fighting with Fawad Chawdhry

Pakistan has always taken the matter of moon-sighting very seriously. However, the moon-sighting controversy is not Pakistan-specific....

Countering RAW’s hybrid warfare

RAW headquarters in New Delhi India’s Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) is supposedly dedicated to foreign intelligence gathe...