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Apr 21, 2017
Pakistan and corruption: From Zia-ul-Haq to Nawaz Sharif, a series of unfortunate eventsOn Thursday, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif received a temporary reprieve from the Supreme Court, who said there was "insufficient evidence" to remove him from office but ordered setting up of a joint team to investigate the allegations of graft against his family.
Jul 16, 2016
How coups have Pakistan and Turkey inching towards puritanical IslamismErdogan has spoken openly about a return to Islamic norms and to Turkey’s Caliphate. His regime promotes such symbols of Islam as the head-scarf, which were strongly discouraged by Kemal’s version of modernism.
May 04, 2016
'Hand over the jets and pay for them too': US-Pak F-16 hokey pokey continuesThe case of eight F-16 Block 52 aircraft that were at one point set to be sold to Pakistan by the US has had more turns and U-turns than you'd care to imagine
Apr 08, 2016
Petition to ban Indian films in Pak: New twist in Lollywood's love-hate equation with BollywoodThis week, a group of Pakistani film producers and distributors filed a petition in the Lahore High Court, seeking a ban on the exhibition of Indian films
Jan 26, 2016
'Will retire on due date': Pak army chief General Raheel Sharif rubbishes speculation he'll extend tenureThe retirement of Pakistan's military chief General Raheel Sharif this year will opening up one of the most powerful positions in the country.
Jan 11, 2016
Can Pakistan turn off terror tap with Saudi Arabia breathing down its neck?Pakistan has used the jihadis on both its western border with Afghanistan and on the eastern front against India for decades. But the jihadis have morphed into monsters devouring Pakistan internally too.
Dec 28, 2015
PM Modi's 'sudden' visit to Lahore: Engaging with Pakistan is welcome but it's too much too lateIndia-Pakistan engagement, which has been moving full speed ahead since November, is very welcome. But it is probably too much, too late.
Aug 20, 2014
It's not about Kashmir: Like UPA, PM Modi is on the wrong track with PakistanPakistan's creation as an ideological state based on religion and in opposition to India makes it a genetically defective nation-state, as on Pakistani journalist notes. Our strategy needs to deal with this reality, not the romance of peace.
Jun 18, 2014
After attacks, Uttar Pradesh police replace rifles with revolversRattled by the growing attacks on policemen, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to provide constables on duty with pistols and revolvers, an official said on Wednesday.
Oct 11, 2013
Cleared by CBI in murder case, Akhilesh reinducts Raja Bhaiya as ministerHe was cleared by the CBI in the murder case of a deputy superintendent of police in March last year.