Iran’s economic partnership with China will supplement its current close security ties with Russia and alter Middle East power equations.
16 Sep 2019 2:31 AM
Over 300 government entities cumulatively lose two per cent of Pakistan’s GDP each year.
05 Aug 2019 12:17 AM
An Afghan political settlement will not be durable unless it is supported by regional powers and Afghanistan’s immediate neighbours Pak and Iran.
22 Jul 2019 12:05 AM
A major diplomatic success would be a preferable option for Trump.
25 Jun 2019 1:35 AM
The recently announced US South Asia Policy is predicated on India’s regional domination.
13 May 2019 12:05 AM
Pakistan hosts BRI’s flagship component. Prime Minister Imran Khan was one of only seven leaders requested to address the summit.
29 Apr 2019 12:00 AM
US withdrawal will leave the Taliban as the main organised force in the country.
18 Feb 2019 12:32 AM
Pakistan is presumed to enjoy the greatest influence due to its perceived relationship with the ascendant Taliban.
21 Jan 2019 5:38 AM
Islamabad cannot afford to forget the lessons learnt from the events in Abbottabad or at Salala.
13 Nov 2018 1:27 AM
Chinese efforts to build a so-called “win-win’”relationship through trade concessions and cooperation on Korea and Afghanistan have clearly failed.
15 Oct 2018 12:07 AM
The US and China are both working in parallel to improve Pakistan-Afghanistan relations
18 Sep 2018 12:00 AM
Many Europeans are now seeking closer economic and political relations with Moscow and Beijing.
20 Aug 2018 5:12 AM
Pakistan can suffer serious collateral damage from the mounting US-Iran confrontation and would do well to remain aloof from any involvement.
10 Jul 2018 12:51 AM
The interests of the developing countries would be best served if they are able to act collectively.
20 Mar 2018 5:31 AM
The Islamic world, wracked by multiple conflicts and crises, is traversing a period akin to Europe’s Dark Ages.
12 Jun 2017 2:00 AM
The US blames Pakistani “safe havens” and duplicity for their failure and pressed Pakistan to fight their fight.
06 Mar 2017 12:11 AM
If Trump’s tweeted prescriptions are translated into policy, it could yield a diversity of disasters for America and the world.
13 Jan 2017 5:59 AM