Kargil: A brilliant operation to wrest back Siachen was abandoned for petty politics….

Hussain Saqib Kargil operation of 1999 was first, and probably the last, in the series of operations to take back the Siachen Glacier occupied by the Indians in 1984. The Kargil conflict is a major cause of India’s, and also Nawaz Sharif’s, frustration against Musharraf and will continue to steal the limelight. The then prime … More Kargil: A brilliant operation to wrest back Siachen was abandoned for petty politics….

Pakistan: Dynastic leadership is the cornerstone of democracy

The hereditary political leadership started disappearing from the world political map with ushering in of the era of democracy; because hereditary leadership and democratic values are incompatible. Hereditary leadership is also called dynastic leadership in which heir to the throne is the eldest offspring of the royal family. Wherever in the world, the dynastic leadership … More Pakistan: Dynastic leadership is the cornerstone of democracy