All of a sudden the sick co chairman of PPP has broken his hibernation and inviting all the so called democratic elements to forge unity against the incumbent government of Imran khan.Why all of a sudden mr Zardari wants alliance aganist the elected government. The reason i simple, because he...
Begging is one of the most important problems in Pakistan, which has not been taken seriously. Begging is growing issue that gives rise to different main issues, such as street crime, theft, robbery, repression of the poor, violence and exploitation. Pakistan faces street begging at an alarming rate. Begging is...
Rising fuel prices will pinch consumers' pockets Mohammed Arifeen Fuel Prices dropped to lows that were not seen in more than a decade. Brent crude oil touched a low of $27.88 a barrel. It was in late 2014 that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) shifted its production strategy to...
The ever worsening bilateral relationship between the two arch rivals: India and Pakistan are moving towards unmanageable phase of circumstances. Being in the state of peace, a war-like situation has been seen on the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir. The two states are excessively indulged in extending propaganda...
Crying foul after every general election or by election has become routine of Pakistani politics. Loser never accepts his defeat and threatens to start protests against the winning party. Ghulam Ahmed Bilour a very old and seasoned politician showed courage grace in accepting his defeat by praising Imran the...
Mohammed Arifeen Pakistan stands amongst the countries with lowest savings-to-GDP ratio, standing at a dismal 14.2 percent in 2015 compared to the global and emerging economies average of 25.6 percent and 31.4 perfect respectively. Low savings has been in the form of slow economic growth, high unemployment, double-digit inflation etc. Savings provides...
My proud, my hero, Father of the Nation Quaid-i-Azam said at Quetta Municipality on 15th June, 1948: "We are now all Pakistanis - not Baluchis, Pathans, Sindhis, Bengalis, Punjabis and so on - and as Pakistanis we must feel, behave and act, and we should be proud to be...
Never in the history of Pakistan we have ever witnessed such trouble making opposition against any government. We have scores of examples where government and opposition remained at daggers drawn but they operated in civilized manner but this time the situation is totally different and opposition is not in...
Zafar Alam Sarwar Hardly any country will boast of being free from poverty. One can say confidently that governance and people's problems, especially poverty, are interlinked. Good administration yields good results. Principles of democracy have to be followed in all circumstances to reap benefits for all lawful citizens. The principle that...
Agha Masood The present US administration, it seems, is not happy with Pakistan. The latest steps which demonstrates the US anger towards Pakistan is that the current administration has decided to restrict the movement of Pakistani diplomats as well has also cut aid being given for various purposes especially for...
Each year when budget is announced allocation of defense budget draws unnecessary criticism from certain quarters without knowing its details. It has become fashion to make loose talk on defense budget as a hobby. Pakistan's defense budget depends on many factors which need deeper concentration to arrive at an agreeable...