If loss of human lives in Afghanistan and Pakistan counts as of no value, still American taxpayers have a right to ask why nearly a trillion dollars of their hard-earned money went down the drain for attacking a wrong enemy. A new turn in the story of 9/11 now suggests that it was … More Is Uncle Sam seeking an excuse to topple Saudi regime?
The terrorists in Pakistan, and elsewhere, are fortunate in having unsolicited support from a cross-section of society on so many issue in more than one way. The issue on which they are indeed grateful for this support is the campaign against drone strikes. This campaign has been launched on the basis of self-defeating arguments. The … More How drone strikes help the terrorists….
Pakistan’s disgraced Ambassador to the US, commonly believed to be an American Ambassador in Washington, DC was sent home unceremoniously after it was established that he attempted to stage a unique coup against Pakistan’s security establishment with the help of American armed forces. Like experienced and hardened criminals, he has been dodging the prosecution process … More Disgraced Ambassador castigates his home country, yet again….
The gory incident of Wisconsin massacre has raised the issue of safety of religious minorities in the land of opportunities, equality and civil liberties. When the news broke, everyone was in shock waiting for the Right-wing media to start blaming the Muslims. Mercifully, the attacker was killed in the shoot-out and his identity was revealed. … More Real target of the Butcher of Wisconsin was not the Sikh community….
If the measure of growth is population alone, then we can claim without fear of refutation that Pakistan’s economy is growing at fast track. But when all other indicators are nose-diving, growing population is a lethal bomb for any economy; more lethal than any other explosive device invented so far. International fugitive Osama bin Laden … More Osama’s most lethal contribution to Pakistan’s economy….
Against the wishes of many in Pakistan, across its eastern borders and elsewhere, it has become practically impossible to disintegrate the country like in 1971 through military means because it is now a nuclear state. Pakistan will remain a formidable adversary for India notwithstanding the offer of “no first strike” by Pakistani leaders or the … More Pro-India brigade targets the soft underbelly of Pakistan’s security….
Hussain Saqib The most striking feature of this abortive coup is the attempt to seek the support of a foreign military to defeat country’s own security establishment. Political atmosphere of Pakistan is abuzz with the stories of a coup, of a different type this time. A coup d’état is typically defined as a strike against … More Pakistan’s latest coup d’état …. Interesting, unprecedented and downright treasonous.