ISLAMABAD/WASHINGTON: Following an increase in cross-border attacks from Afghanistan, the United States said it intended to work with Pakistan to combat the threat of resurection of terrorism in the region, especially one coming from...

‘Leaked’ audio reveals exchange on sale of watches

ISLAMABAD: A "leaked" recording of a conversation purportedly between Bushra Maneka, spouse of former prime minister Imran Khan, and Zulfi Bukhari, a leader of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), to discuss...

New team to probe journalist’s killing in Kenya

-- Five-member panel includes officials from intelligence and police ISLAMABAD: The government has set up a new, specialised team to investigate the killing of Arshad Sharif, the prominent investigative journalist...

Court prevents FIA from arresting PM’s absconding son on return

ISLAMABAD: The high court of Islamabad stopped the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) from arresting Suleman Shehbaz, one of the two sons of the prime...

Oil politics amidst Russia Ukraine War

OPEC Plus is contributing as the largest oil producer and exporter bloc in the global oil market. The Russia-Ukraine crisis has altered international ties between numerous actors and had...

Digital knowledge gaining foothold

The year 2019 marks the worst pandemic in the history of the world, of which the aftereffects are still very much there today. Many commercial areas are becoming flattened....

Target Kidnapping in Philippine

Chinese women are reportedly being targeted in a new wave of gambling-related kidnappings in the Philippines, alarming Beijing's diplomats in Manila and the local Filipino Chinese community. The Philippine...

The mask is off

WASHINGTON WATCH  Since its founding, political Zionism has had two distinct and contradictory personas. One portrayed it as a national liberation movement that was liberal, democratic, tolerant, and inclusive. This...

Indian media enslaved to BJP fascist regime

Media as the fourth pillar of the state plays an important role in perception building. The magic bullet theory by Harold Lasswell explained the impact of media and how...

Game of power politics

Since times immemorial there has been a continuing struggle between classes ruling the states— with vested interests to reinforce and protect their incumbency— and those vying to change the...