The inhuman incident of Sialkot

There are moments in the histories of nations when they stop, look back at the past and reflect. These moments have the...

A Great Day for Arab Americans & Palestine

Washington Watch This past week, on November 29, the City of Philadelphia officially celebrated the "International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People."...

Influencing child behaviour

Understanding and manipulating the behaviour of children forms an important part of the child rearing and learning process. Parents, if they are...

Campaign against Iqbal

Allama Iqbal is celebrated by many Pakistanis as the politician who first articulated the idea of Pakistan in all its concreteness. Others...

The troubles of Orr

It's a vicious cycle for the Pakistani masses: the government, wanting to ease the financial burden on the public, seeks a loan...

An open letter to President Erdogan

Dear President Erdogan, I send this open letter to you because it pains me to see a country like Turkey, which could have...

Climate change and rising interest in renewable energy

According to the International Energy Agency (IEA) report, published on Wednesday, renewables will account for about 95 percent of the increase in...

Victims of Blasphemy

The ghastly murder ofa Sri Lankan man for blasphemy in Sialkot has shamed us all. The brutal killing drew widespread condemnation from...

The west can’t avoid the humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan

As winter approaches, Afghans are increasingly worried about food. Prices of essential food items are skyrocketing in Afghan cities. Most of the...

A Girl in the River: Price of Forgiveness

In patriarchal cultures, women's lives are structured through a strict maintenance of an honour code. No denying the fact that the women, particularly...

Tejas struggling against JF-17

It was an amazing experience to watch the Indian Air Force(IAF) Tejas flying at the Dubai Air show a few days last...

Evil merchants of religion

Candid Corner “The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity...

Chinese Diplomacy in Afghanistan

Growing Chinese interest in affairs of Afghanistan with the active and determined support of Pakistan has surprised many recently, particularly in view...

Negotiations in Peril

Its shameful exit from Afghanistan seems to have been the tip of the iceberg for the receding relevance of the USA in...

Myanmar and Bangladesh must strengthen ties

Myanmar is one of the closest neighbo4rs of Bangladesh. Before the Second World War, many people from Bangladesh used to travel to...