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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UN Security Council concerned as bombing continues in Syria

While the carnage continued in Syria, with Russian-backed Syrian government forces killing at least 45 people in the Damascus suburb of eastern Ghouta, the United Nations Security Council on Wednesday expressed concern over the country’s humanitarian situation and renewed calls for the implementation of a nationwide ceasefire. The sitting president of the body for...

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