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Sultan M Hali

The enemy within

It is very much within and it is not Nawaz Sharif alone “A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within. An enemy at

Tit-for-tat diplomacy!

A gift of lost credibility or interest? “Force is all conquering, but its victories are short lived” The present administration of the United States, apparently, seems to have forgotten the aforementioned quote

Chronic revenue problems

Alarming capital flight The 20pc year-on-year drop in FDI last month, despite a CPEC fuelled 2.4pc expansion over Jul-Apr (y-o-y), ought to ring alarm bells in the finance ministry as well as

Going forward

The election, especially It is clear, especially since Nawaz Sharif raised the temperature with his Mumbai-attackers comment, that the PML-N has decided to rally behind its Quaid for life. And since the

‘Thou shalt not kill’

Israel’s Monday massacre in Gaza  Whatever their personal failings or policy mistakes, recent US presidents sensibly put off the requirements of the 1995 Jerusalem Embassy Act, shifting the American embassy from Tel

Nawaz’s tactics

Mystery deepens The matter about Nawaz Sharif’s controversial statement – about the 2008 Mumbai attack – is only becoming more confusing with time. After the National Security Council (NSC) meeting yesterday, it