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Deep state threatens India’s national unity

  • Indian Premier Narendra Modi’s fervent appeal to the international leadership to wholeheartedly reject any linkage between religion and terrorism, while formulating a genuine partnership in the fight against terror perpetrators must have left every sane Indian perplexed. Known for his no-holds...
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Washington’s confusion

  • I read with interest the article “Obama may shift policy on Assad” by Osama Al-Sharif (Nov. 19). US President Barack Obama had emerged as a ray of hope for millions of the oppressed people across the globe. His humble beginnings and his views on various issues before becoming the president of the...
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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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Other Side of the Mirror: Why NaMo is making a mess of it

  • After deep and introspective study I have finally figured out why Modi bashers are so frightfully busy bashing. He is not playing the game according to the rules. See, that is an incandescent distillation of my research. Who does he think he is, the BCCI? Not being a team player could tee anyone...
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Peace remains elusive in Afghanistan

  • Exactly 13 years on from the US- led military coalition’s invasion on the Taleban regime in Afghanistan, the Afghans are still suffering at the hands of Taleban and will likely suffer in the years ahead, Afghans from all walks of life including public opinion leaders believe.The Taleban hierarchy...
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Saudi-UAE pact a ray of hope for region

  • Riyadh and Abu Dhabi’s strategic plan to cooperate more closely on the economic, political and social fronts is a ray of hope for a region whose prospects have been gloomy to say the least.To state the obvious, there has been little consensus on the way forward among the leading actors in this...
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Weighing pounds against ounces

  • An ounce of prevention, Benjamin Franklin famously said, is worth a pound of cure. But that is not always true when it comes to research into infectious diseases. Though scientists have traditionally tended to focus on either prevention or cure, defeating the HIV/AIDS virus will require...
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Role of youth activism in Pakistan

  • Imran Khan, affectionately also known as Kaptaan Khan, is making headlines as a game changer in Pakistan’s politics. His supporters, mainly the urban, educated elite, adore him. His political rivals, who once mocked him, are now wary of his clout and popular support. Although his mantra of ...
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A new era for Turkey

  • Sunday is a big and important day for Turkey. The president of the Republic of Turkey will be elected, and this time, for the first time, by the people. Although the polls give a more or less general idea, a notable silence reigns among the public. Will this election respond to their demands?...
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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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