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What good are these joint communiques if they are not acted upon?

Why the hell is PCB chairman so restive about playing cricket series with India, come hell or high water? Why has he taken umbrage at the government’s decision not to bring it under discussion in the recent meeting of the Indian foreign minister with the officials of our Foreign Office? …

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Heart of Asia Conference

If all goes well Afghan president and the Indian foreign minister should come to Islamabad for participation in the Heart of Asia conference scheduled to be held in the federal capital tomorrow. The Pakistani rulers should be bold enough to tell the Afghan president in unambiguous words that let past …

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Why is the government shy of transferring powers to Local Bodies?

Most of the newly-elected members of the Local Bodies aren’t happy with the Rules of Business framed by the provincial governments for their day to day functioning. They complain that powers are not being decentralised to them in the true sense of the word. The common man expects a lot …

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Downfall of the PPP in Islamabad’s Local Bodies election

If the PPP leadership is still sleeping it must awaken now to hard political ground realities of today:It has been devastated through and through in the recent Islamabad’s Local Bodies election despite the fact that quite recently two prime ministers and one president belonging to this party ruled the roost …

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