There is obvious politics and a larger agenda in national postures and conversations during such moments.
28 Mar 2019 12:51 AM
Their firm handling also reinforces the onus of reciprocal-change onto the misguided youth who now seek to return.
12 Mar 2019 2:36 AM
At the heart of the issue is the unwarranted interference in the independence of these institutions and forces.
16 Feb 2019 12:09 AM
The immediate implication of this move is the inevitable centre-staging and involvement of Pakistan in the new realm.
04 Feb 2019 12:20 AM
The current political leadership in Mauritius, Portugal, Ireland and Trinidad & Tobago has an impressive sprinkling of diaspora members.
28 Jan 2019 1:22 AM
The matter is not one of legality or constitutionality, as both support the unquestioned right to freedom of speech and expression.
22 Jan 2019 1:30 AM
All global conflicts since the Second World War have necessitated the exclusive deployment of “conventional” weapons.
14 Jan 2019 12:11 AM
Following the 9/11 carnage and inter-linkages of various terror groups, the US treasury dept had designated the ETIM as a terrorist organisation.
28 Nov 2018 12:44 AM
The epicentre and levers of angst will more and more emanate from within the Valley, as opposed to across the border.
14 Nov 2018 5:15 AM
Saudi Arabia in particular has had a special relationship with Pakistan, with Islamabad getting described as “Saudi Arabia’s closest Muslim ally”.
05 Nov 2018 12:10 AM
Sadly since Independence, India’s tryst with this sensitive post has been increasingly time serving, patronising or political.
24 Oct 2018 2:33 AM
The second sign of sovereign intransigence and policy-perpetuity were in the usual handling of the India-Pakistan relationship.
23 Sep 2018 2:43 AM
Early optics suggests a more collaborative and inclusive politico-military approach.
13 Sep 2018 1:41 AM
The military like any other institution is not perfect and is susceptible to odd operational mistakes.
03 Sep 2018 12:10 AM
A wholly socio-economic-cultural genesis of unrest in Punjab in the 1970s was mismanaged politically and driven towards secessionist moorings.
16 Aug 2018 6:32 AM
The road to spirituality and prime ministership was coincidentally also marked by his third marriage to the scholarly-austere-mystic Bushra Maneka.
31 Jul 2018 12:10 AM
Jammu’s independent status ended with the signing of the Instrument of Accession in favour of India on October 26-27, 1947.
14 May 2018 5:31 AM
Since Independence, the Bakarwals have stoutly resisted Pakistan’s overtures based on co-religiosity.
27 Apr 2018 1:02 AM
As Gen. Qamar Bajwa slowly but surely consolidates his power and legitimises his angst in the popular imagination.
16 Apr 2018 6:28 AM
Some private schools even dishonoured Malala’s short trip by declaring Friday as “I am not Malala Day”, reflecting her polarising reality.
07 Apr 2018 5:15 AM