Why?

Kudos! to all the political parties who attended the All Parties Conference (APC) and came to unanimous resolution, holding national sovereignty supreme and rejecting all U.S. allegations, but beyond all this show of nationalism (probably for public consumption) it remains to be seen, what we will achieve through the brewing confrontation. Not to mention that...
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Misspelled Blasphemy

The intolerance and radicalism has been promoted at such levels by the mullahs, in our society that a misspelling by an eighth grade Christian girl has again stirred up the controversial blasphemy issue. This the place is Havelian and the accused misspelled the Urdu word “naat” meaning praise for the Holy Prophet (P.B.U.H.) in her...
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Sons of the Soil?

Recently the interior minister termed Haqqanis as “sons of the soil”. One cannot understand the reason why a leading government figure had to own these elements, by making such a statement. Ironically the term was used, in a press conference, immediately after a meeting with the director of FBI. This comes at a time, when...
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Divided We Stand

The recent hurl of allegations from the U.S. on Pakistan for supporting and harboring the Haqqani Network, has highlighted the stress in ties between the two countries. Both countries are at the forefront of combating terrorism and are officially allies but deep down, there is distrust in this relationship. This has in recent past boiled...
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