Overhanging pervasive tax and regulatory uncertainty has crushed private sector job creation. The only job he’s truly desperate to save is his own.
What I want to know is how are the fanatical Muslim extremists or members of terrorist groups such as Al Qaeda any different from the so call ‘Christian’ fanatics who state that, “Islam is a cancer, period” and seek to destroy all muslims and eradicate the religion if Islam?
The WikiLeak’s disclosure of 90,000 documents from the US Afghan war-front show evidence that on-the-ground commanders believe Pakistani spy agencies are collaborating with the Taliban. This comes a day after Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Admiral Mike Mullen was snapped with Pakistani Generals discussing candidly the efforts by Pakistan against terrorism and violent […]
Sindh has always been a fertile and rich country. For thousands of years, it had maintained trade links with other countries, some of them in far-flung regions of the world. Historians have found evidence that ships carrying merchandise from Sindh regularly called at the ports of Egypt, Java, China and Sri Lanka. From these countries, […]
Have you ever though about the meaning of the word, “insurgent”? Calling the people in Afghanistan who are attacking U.S. and NATO troops insurgents has become common. “Insurge” means to rush or surge in, but the Taliban didn’t rush into Afghanistan; they are natives who have always lived there. It was American and NATO troops […]
People who study current affairs and history can tell us that seldom it is heard that China blamed any nation or super power to interfere in its national affairs. But it is a reality that China too blames other nations but their way of complaining is very straight, decent and effective. Still we remember that […]
Is it a fact that US forces are on defeat in Afghanistan? How some one can declare its defeat in a battle field? It is not tactically safe to talk publicly about weaknesses in the war. But the question is that why American military and political leadership is telling the story of their weak position […]
Winning Through Peace in Afghanistan For Half the Price of War A reassessment of the situation in Afghanistan is underway as the uncertainty of the upcoming runoff election amidst looming fears of a civil war have spawned jitters over troop deployment levels in Washington. At the heart of the crisis is our inability to define […]
The triangle of Taliban, Pakistan and America is a knot whose split ends is difficult to locate. We all know how Pakistan and America launched Taliban movement in Afghanistan. But now the question is that whether Taliban has completed the task that was handed over to them or still it is incomplete? Or each corner […]
It is said that politics is not the name of principles but rather it is the name of possibilities. Is this possible that all of us can achieve our ideals? The answer is no. So how can we say that we are successful in our lives? But if thought carefully we can get only those […]