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Oh, to be in England

  • I am leaving for the UK this evening on a short trip. I love going to the UK.Feel so much at home, unlike my English expat friends who say they feel like strangers when they visit. No such problems for the likes of us. From the moment I land it is a swizz.This is how it will go on these foreign...
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Best of luck Kejriwal!

  • It is heartening to note the changing dynamics of the Indian politics. With the emergence of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), hopes of many have been rekindled. Although it would be too early to predict anything about Kejriwal and company but it appears that these unassuming people are here to...
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Politics of protest

  • I fully agree with the views expressed by Muhammad Waqas in his article “Politics of protest will not help Pakistan” (May 24). The writer has highlighted an important issue. It is true that in a democracy, everyone has the right to assemble at any given place and to voice their anger over...
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Good job by OIC

  • Even though we often criticize major organizations like the OIC or the UN as being ineffective on certain political developments, there is no denying the fact that they do at times a yeoman service when it comes to taking care of the afflicted people in many regions.OIC is said to have launched a...
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In search of a leader

  • This is with reference to the article “Pakistan’s volatile political scene” (Oct. 30) by Salahuddin Haider. It is very sad that despite the passage of over 60 years, we are still fighting along ethnic, linguistic or sectarian lines. We are yet to become one nation. If we study the demographics of...
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Obama’s problems

  • US President Barack Obama had emerged as a ray of hope for the millions of people dejected by the continuous political and economic crises. Unfortunately, Obama did not live up to the expectations of those people. The reason for his immense popularity across the world was his humble background....
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Well done, GACA

  • A big thumbs up to the General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA), for giving the much-needed and much-awaited makeover to the Riyadh Airport, especially the ‘Arrival’ section.The manners and professional gesture displayed by the immigration officials was something of a pleasant surprise — their...
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Unanswered questions

  • I read with interest the article “The big question” (Dec. 17) by Abdulateef Al-Mulhim. I fully agree with the views expressed by the writer. As a matter of fact, various problems that we are facing today are the result of the past and present clashes between superpowers of the world. We are...
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Social inequality

  • This is with reference to the report “With future dark in Sweden, he saw ray of light in Daesh” (April 11). This report should be sufficient enough to understand the reasons behind the successful recruitment drive of Daesh. Like any other terrorist organization, Daesh is also exploiting social...
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Pro-Israel? Or pro-Palestinian? What will be Obama’s legacy?

  • Many Arabs believed newly elected President Barack Obama would re-balance America’s heavily pro-Israel foreign policy, including establishing a Palestinian State.In fact Obama didn’t disappoint Arab world or Palestinian expectations when he embraced Palestinian rights and acknowledged Palestinian...
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