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Elections 2013: Pakistan Embraces Modernity, Rejects Liberalism by Usman Khalid
Posted By: Usman_Khalid On: 21/May/2013 Views:689 Replies:0 
May 11 Elections in Pakistan has produced no surprises but they are a watershed in its history. All the four parties in the ruling coalition over the past five years – Asif Zardari’s PPP, PML(Q) of Chaudhri brothers, the ANP rulers of KPK, and the MQM rulers of Karachi since 1999 – all lost. The PML(Q) and the ANP have been well nigh eliminated fro Click here to read Full Article
General Kayani and Nawaz Sharif deliberated on Terrorism by By Zaheerul Hassan
Posted By: Zaheer On: 21/May/2013 Views:754 Replies:0 
On 18 May 2013, the Army Chief called on PML (N) head and designate Prime Minister-Nawaz Sharif met in Lahore and discussed the prevailing security situation of the country. Notably just a day before terrorists carried out suicidal attack in mosques of Malakand Agency in which 20 individuals killed and more than 50 injured. Gen. Kayani, who sought the meeting, called on Mr. Sharif at his Brother Click here to read Full Article
The Massacre in Bangladesh by Dr. Firoz Mahboob Kamal
Posted By: Firoz_Kamal On: 21/May/2013 Views:891 Replies:0 
The ruling Bangladesh Awami League (BAL) and its political cronies have launched a genocidal war against its own people. The aim is to annihilate the resurgent Islamists. The country’s constitution provides basic human rights to all of its citizens –irrespective of their race, religion and political belief. That entails full freedom in politics. So, everyone should have the equal rights in rallyin Click here to read Full Article
Posted By: Shoaib1 On: 21/May/2013 Views:1321 Replies:0 
The system of Direct Taxation shall be abolished for all those who earn below Rupees Billion a year in order to attract a massive inflow of Local as well as Foreign Investment to trigger Industrial Boom for a resultant Economic Boom with much higher GDP offering abundant Employment Opportunities. Click here to read Full Article
How MQM works in Karachi by Dr Arif Alvi
Posted By: Usman_Khalid On: 21/May/2013 Views:706 Replies:0 
Karachi was a city of lights until nearly 30 years back when MQM started showing its true face. I will tell you how MQM works and I have experienced all of this myself. This is a very well-managed organisation, which works under a tight command and control mechanism. They have divided Karachi into a number of sectors; each sector is divided into units. The first tier is called the unit. There are Click here to read Full Article
You dare talk about us,Where is now the I.C.C? Where is the Indian Media !!! by A-Haq
Posted By: Haq On: 21/May/2013 Views:803 Replies:0 
When entering India from Wahgha Border (Pakistan) there a sign board which reads, ‘Welcome to India- the largest democratic country in the world’ though things are internally quite different. It has never been the temperament of the people of India nor approach of the government towards democratic thinking or practice. If there were free media world would see this false show of democracy break int Click here to read Full Article
George Galloway socks it to Altaf Hussain; Godfather of Karachi, resident of Edgware
Posted By: chaudry On: 21/May/2013 Views:1099 Replies:0 
Yesterday I called upon the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police to arrest a British citizen for incitement to murder. It is an open and shut case. You can watch his lips move on television, broadcast from London, in the wake of the controversial election count in the giant port city of Karachi, Pakistan. Hussain openly threatened the young democracy protesters agitating for a re-run of the ele Click here to read Full Article
Too many firsts by Asif Haroon Raja
Posted By: Asif_Haroon_Raja On: 21/May/2013 Views:720 Replies:0 
The whole nation remained glued towards the elections and as May 11 neared, election fever heightened and so did variety of speculations and theories about election results. Political pundits remained divided about the winning party, some suggesting PML-N and others PTI as the victorious party. There was a tiny minority which kept insisting not to rule out PPP. Most suggested a close fight between Click here to read Full Article
Major Flaws in Hamoodur Rehman Commission Report by Nasim Yousaf
Posted By: Infomashriqi On: 21/May/2013 Views:1221 Replies:0 
The Hamoodur Rehman Commission Report (HRCR) is missing many crucial pieces of the puzzle with regards to the factors that led to the division of Pakistan (into Pakistan and Bangladesh) in 1971. A fresh inquiry is needed to fill this major gap. Click here to read Full Article
Bravo! You responded to your moral conscious by Iqbal Hadi Zaidi
Posted By: Iqbal_Hadi_Zaidi On: 21/May/2013 Views:1012 Replies:0 
There are some people, though very rare in my beloved Pakistan whom I must appreciate since they have reacted not because they have been commanded so but on the contra came out at their own since their moral conscious pricked and this is what matters the most to be honest. As a matter of fact a truly civilized person is the one who acts as per the standardized principles of morality and social nor Click here to read Full Article

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