Muhammad Arif On 06 February, 2018, Karachi Editors Club (KEC) arranged a seminar on USA, India and Israel Triangle Alliance: Threat or Challenge at Beach Luxury Hotel Karachi which was participated by Idea was fine as on this subject a lot of confusion exist among people of Pakistan. Various intellectuals, dignitaries...
Helen Murphy & Luis Jaime Acosta When President Juan Manuel Santos and leaders of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia shook hands to end a half-century war, residents of towns like Tumaco were supposed to be relieved. Nineteen months later, people in this gritty port on the Pacific are anything but. True,...
Special Report KARACHI: Renowned Journalist, Author, Columnist and Ex-Provincial Information Minister of Sindh Agha Masood Hussain has joined The Financial Daily International (TFD) as Editor. He is winner of various National and International Awards due to his honesty towards his professionalism including a Gold Medal by FPCCI awarded to him...
Meet the force behind Zimbabwe's 'Crocodile' president Ed Cropley His wife is a beauty queen, his troops unseated Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe, and his motorcade is fit for a president. General Constantino Chiwenga, head of the armed forces until earlier this month, is on a roll. On Dec. 15 his 10-vehicle convoy,...
Selam Gebrekidan Nahla Arishi, chief pediatrician at the al-Sadaqa hospital in this Yemeni port city, had not seen diphtheria in her 20-year career. Then, late last month, a three-year-old girl with high fever was rushed to Arishi's ward. Her neck was swollen, and she gasped for air through a lump...
Turkey witnessed the bloodiest coup attempt in its political history on July 15, 2016, when a section of the Turkish military launched a coordinated operation in several major cities to topple the government and unseat President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Soldiers and tanks took to the streets and a number of...
BEIJING: The National People's Congress (NPC) meeting kicked off here Monday. For the next two weeks, more than 2,100 national political advisors and about 3,000 legislators will move on to pass major bills, approve the budget and endorse personnel nominations. As top social and independent think tank in China,...
Muyu Xu & Elias Glenn Beijing may have turned a corner in its battle against the city's notorious smog, according to Reuters calculations, and environmental consultants say the Chinese government deserves much of the credit for introducing tough anti-pollution measures. The Chinese capital is set to record its biggest improvement in...
A study shows that more than 5 million people to die each year due to waste related with increasing population and rapid urbanization, access to safe drinking water in Pakistan is on the decline. People living in urban cities are becoming more aware of the contamination of drinking water...
There are three parts of my article, university staff, academic staff, and Christmas lunch. In essence, Mr Chips is my favourite character at all, and did not forget him for last two decades. As much as I could remember when I read first time about Mr Chips, it was 1997,...
Imran Zakir Zubair Tufail was elected as President of FPCCI in the Year 2017 and wasalso elected Chairman of Pakistan Chemicals Manufacturers Association. In the industry since 1972, he is also the Chairman of Tufail Chemical Industries Limited and Tufail Group of Companies. He has brilliant command on complex trade...