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Iran-Saudi Arabia rapprochement

The PM says his efforts aimed at rapprochement between Iran and Saudi Arabia initiated by him at the suggestion of Washington continue though progress in the negotiations over them is rather slow. While one must appreciate the PM’s interest in seeing the gulf of misunderstanding between these two Muslim countries …

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Inefficient civic bodies

Floods hit us almost every year due to heavy rains in the Monsoon season when the water drains already choked by various blockages overflow destroying not only houses built inside the natural waterways illegally by the people or due to accumulated solid waste which the people bin in them .In …

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Secret information

Intelligence agencies of almost every country can go to any extent and use every foul method to gather secret information as to what is going on in the corridors of power of the countries they are spying on .More often than not, they do this job through beautiful women who …

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Tighter control over Pak-Afghan border

Pakistan is, perhaps, the only country in the world in which the Afghan nationals have been entering with rare abandon since 1947.The greatest beneficiary of this lax control on Pak-Afghan border has been India which has been sending terrorists through Pak-Afghan border, courtesy the Afghan rulers. Granted that the same …

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Political chaos

The problem with the prime minister is that temperamentally he is favourably disposed to the presidential form of government and wants to run the show as president, whereas, he has come into power in a system of government which is parliamentary in essence. The unelected persons, including those with dual …

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India’s diplomacy hits rock bottom

It is heartening to note that under the able guidance of Lt.Gen Asim Bajwa the developmental projects under CPEC are proceeding at a satisfactory pace and before long Sino-Pak joint ventures would start yielding fruit.China has been blessed with a leadership from 1949 onwards with persons who were and are …

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Smart lock down! Has it worked?

For more than 4 months there has been a slanging match between the federal and the provincial government of Sind as to how best can covid-19 be fought? Would complete lock down be a better option or is smart lock down a better remedy to the problem? Both these governments …

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The dying cinema culture

Old cinegoers yearn for the good old days when cinema houses culture was at full throttle throughout the country. Over 1500 cinema houses existed in the country where one could see top Hollywood ,Bollywood and Lollywood films by buying cinema tickets available at affordable price. Everything changed after 1970.If the …

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