Monday, January 23, 2017

Opinion

The superstitious practice seen in Hong Kong and elsewhere of saving animals from imminent death only ensures the early demise of the innocent creaturesBuddhist notions of “saving life” can be observed in various rituals across Hong Kong. Contrary to...
Indian ambitions of joining the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) are based on the fact that the group controls commercial activities and technology transfers in the world. Its membership will also grant India global acceptance as a nuclear weapons armed...
As the second season of National Geographic's "The Story of God with Morgan Freeman," approaches, the Academy Award-winning actor is making the bold claim that the three most prominent religions in the world took their tenets from the ancient...
The world’s eight richest billionaires control the same wealth between them as the poorest half of the globe’s population, according to a charity warning of an ever-increasing and dangerous concentration of wealth.In a report published to coincide with the start of...
Even post retirement, Pakistan’s knight in shining armor cannot escape the spotlight“To be, or not to be” appears to be apt for the dilemma of Pakistan’s former Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif (R.S.), who relinquished command,...
Sultan M HaliPAKISTAN successfully test-fired its indigenously-developed submarine launched cruise missile (SLCM) Babur-III on January 9, 2017 from an undisclosed location in the Indian Ocean according to ISPR. Having a range of 450 kilometres, Babur-III is a sea-based variant...
Anti-Zionism is deliberately conflated with anti-Semitism to suppress legitimate criticisms of Israeli policies.There is no denying that from time to time anti-Semitism raises its ugly head in the UK, as it does in many other countries.What is striking, however,...
The economic corridor must be discussed on the basis of economics first, then on political and social groundsProfit and loss is an imperative part of all economic activities. It is not only the phenomenon of private investment but also...
Has Pakistan broken through the Indian sponsored encirclement challenge?Strategic leaders of substance, vision and acuman don't follow Street noises nor cater for opposition they set the objectives, course and shape opinion and mobilise to perform irrespective. Strategic leader aims...
Sanctions against Pakistani defence-related entitiesUS government has placed sanctions against certain defence-related Pakistani entities. This move came about on December 15, 2016, when, out of the blue, a notification by the US Department of Commerce named the entities and...