Author Archives: Umair Jamal


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Liberal India?

While Pakistan makes up for its past India sheds its secular image Prime Minister Imran Khan in a recent statement said that “We will show the Modi government how to treat minorities.


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A lesson for Trump

How not to ask for Pakistan’s cooperation Prime Minister Imran Khan in a recent interview to the Washington Post said that “I would never want to have a relationship where Pakistan is


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Khan’s 100 days in power

Enough talk, time for action! Imran Khan’s first 100 days in power have been ridden with promises and the government’s good intentions to bring measurable constructive change. The area of foreign policy


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PTI’s governance challenge

For PTI, the time for action is now! The current government of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) appears to walk from one crisis to another. Recently, a video emerged showing PTI’s coalition partners


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War of narratives

Using sensitive issues for political gains The past two weeks of Pakistan’s politics have been tumultuous, presenting a disconsolate depiction of where the country is heading in the coming months and years.


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Economy for security

Question of survival The Russian president recently visited India where he signed a mega arms deal with the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. According to the deal Russia is going to


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A failed first effort

Anti-Pakistan rhetoric crucial for Modi before elections  While responding to the Indian army chief’s threating of punishing Pakistan, the spokesperson of the ISPR in a statement said that ‘Pakistan is ready for


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Governing with compromise

More of the same? The newly elected government of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) has finalized its federal cabinet and its direct presence in two major provinces (Punjab and KP) has also taken

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