Sunday, May 31, 2020

Pakistan Needs To Move Fast On Multiple Fronts

World media including BBC, vastly reported about China and India border scrimmage in Sikkim. In Kashmir, the borders are hot. Heavy Artillery is being employed....

Potential Dark Side Of Militarization Of Gulf Societies

The coronavirus pandemic’s economic fallout calls into question Gulf states’ ability to fund a brewing, costly regional arms race. That in turn could not only...

 US Military Drawdown In Saudi Arabia Threatens To Fuel Arms Race

The Trump administration’s decision to withdraw Patriot anti-missile defense batteries from Saudi Arabia is likely to fuel an already brewing arms race as the...

PTI Makes Half Century

BY IZAZ KHATTAK Before even completing its two years in the government, the cabinet reshuffle by the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has sent shockwaves across...

An Outbreak Anywhere Is An Outbreak Everywhere

It is also a lesson that goes to the core of the relationship between government and the people. It positions social trust as a pillar of an effective healthcare policy in a time of crisis.

Doctors’ Demands Must Be Satisfied

Doctors have been issuing country-wide appeals for more equipment to be given to them in the fight against Coronavirus. They are our real heroes who...

Gulf Security: Arab Gulf States Have No Good Options

The Coronavirus pandemic and its economic fallout may rewrite the security as well as the political and economic map of the Middle East. The crisis...

Life After Covid-19

Once again the World is under attack but this time the threat is much bigger than ever. More than two hundred countries are affected...

Has Iqbal Left?

It was November 9, 2015. I was invited as a guest judge to a speech competition in a high school. The program - against my...

Pandemic Threatens To Drive Wedge Into US-Gulf relations

It is early days, but first indications are that the global pandemic is entrenching long-drawn Middle Eastern geopolitical, political, ethnic, and sectarian battle lines...