مولانا کوثر نیازی اور حافظ شفیق الرحمان

بھٹو حکومت کے دمِ واپسیں کے دور میں الیکشن دھاندلی کے خلاف نو ستاروں کی تحریک شروع ہوئی تو اس کے اولین اسیران میں حافظ شفیق بھی شامل تھا. اپوزیشن کے سینئر رہنما بشمول جاوید ہاشمی گلبرگ کے ایک ہوٹل میں تحریک کے سلسلے میں اجلاس کر رہے تھے کہ دھر لئے گئے.تب ہمارا ممدوح … More مولانا کوثر نیازی اور حافظ شفیق الرحمان

Corporate interests of the religious elite and Edhi’s philanthropy

Mullahs’ religious decrees against Edhi were not issued for religious reasons; these are motivated by corporate interests of madrassas threatened by philanthropy. Hussain Saqib Religious seminaries, called madrassas, were established in the Sub Continent to impart education in theology. The seminaries were few and far between and were managed by those men of letters whose academic credentials and moral and … More Corporate interests of the religious elite and Edhi’s philanthropy

Hameed Gul and his fight against American, Soviet and Indian imperialism

A section of the Social Media is jubilant on his death and the reasons for this misplaced joy are not difficult to ascertain; he was a living threat to American and Indian establishment who are known to control the media, Social Media including. HUSSAIN SAQIB Lt Gen Hameed Gul has passed away leaving behind a … More Hameed Gul and his fight against American, Soviet and Indian imperialism

1965 War: M M Alam will live in history, and in our hearts, forever….

HUSSAIN SAQIB Downing five enemy aircrafts in less than a minute in air-to-air combat was no ordinary feat; it was a world record. It sounds as if he was shooting partridges in fun-hunting and not enemy Hunters. It was exactly half a century ago that Pakistan Air Force (PAF) proved its mettle to show that … More 1965 War: M M Alam will live in history, and in our hearts, forever….

Nelson Mandela; a shining star of the galaxy of history’s great people….

Mandela has given hope to the oppressed humanity and demonstrated, through personal example, the virtues of tolerance and forgiveness; the two attributes of world’s great leaders. Hussain Saqib Nelson Mandela is in news again; this time for entirely wrong reasons. The shining star of our times who belongs to the galaxy of history’s great people … More Nelson Mandela; a shining star of the galaxy of history’s great people….

Ambassador Munter reveals moral poverty of American establishment….

America’s drone war has already become controversial. Those in Obama administration have also started questioning the propriety of killing through drone attacks. Drone attacks in foreign lands, without express approval of the government of that country, has grave legal implications. It is feared that those involved in this war could be dubbed war criminals in … More Ambassador Munter reveals moral poverty of American establishment….

The general-bashing and civilian jealousies….

Pakistan is not the only place where politicians, judges and bureaucrats are jealous of generals. Real cause of jealousy is not the capacity of generals to rule from behind the curtain. It is the perks and privileges traditionally enjoyed by the top military leadership. Even in places like the US, privileges of generals are far … More The general-bashing and civilian jealousies….