Torkham Border Closed on Afghan Side

Toorkhum border crossing shall be closed by Afghan side as off elections (20th October) and shall resume for activities by Sunday evening !! Update: Heavy fighting is presently raging between 02 ops sections of NDS / Afghan Special ops and ISIS at nargosi village / abdul khail area / achin...

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Attack on US General Scot Miller

In today’s afternoon US / NATO forces commander Gen. Scot miller, went over to see Kandahar Governor. Turyalay Wesa (1st picture), NDS Chief of Kandahar and I.G police Gen. Raziq Muhammad Khan Achakzai (2nd picture). After the meeting got over and the huddle came out of Governor house, 2 guards...

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Cancellation of Talks: An Indian Mantra

By Waheed Ali This is not the first time when India has cancelled her talks with Pakistan. Cancellation of talks is a repeated mantra of arrogant Indian governments. If looked at history, there are several such examples available when India has denied the political solution of the existing bilateral issues....

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MEDIA AND NATIONAL SECURITY

By Ali Javed Since the end of the Cold war, national security is no longer seen in the confined connotations of military security, matters of sovereignty and territorial integrity. It has become a wider concept that involves economic, political, social, and environmental and cyber threats. Use of hard power has...

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Water Crisis and Water Security in Pakistan

By Sadiqa Noreen According to the Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR), Pakistan is 17th on the list of countries facing water crises which means the current situation is prone to deterioration if immediate actions are not taken. The report also says that the country will run out...

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Fencing the Durand Line

By Juma Khan Sufi Under normal circumstances, fencing border with a normal neighbour is not a friendly act.  India has fenced its border from Kashmir all along to the Runn of Kutch in the Indian Ocean, because it has illegally occupied Kashmir at the dent of force violating the partition...

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One Day National Conference on “Pakistan’s Water Security Policy: Famine Threat and Future Challenges”

One-day international conference on “Pakistan’s Water Security Policy: Famine Threat and Future Challenges” was organized by Pakistan House on Monday, April 23, 2018 at a local hotel in Islamabad. The conference mainly focused to explore the extent to which Pakistan is affected by droughts and famines, and, their causes and...

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One Day International Conference on “Kashmir: An Unfinished Agenda of Partition”

One-day international conference on “Kashmir: An Unfinished Agenda of Partition” was organized by Pakistan House on Monday 7 May 2018 at a local hotel in Islamabad. The conference mainly focused to assess the failure of International organizations and community to protect Kashmiris from continuous brutalities at the hands of more...

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One Day International Conference on “Afghanistan Crisis: What Lies Ahead?”

One-day international conference on “Afghanistan Crisis: What Lies Ahead?” was organized by Pakistan House on Monday, March 19, 2018 at a local hotel in Islamabad. The conference mainly focused on understanding various factors of instability in Afghanistan and how Pak-Afghan alliance can better serve economic, security and peace in the...

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