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[25 Oct 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Back to Brinkmanship

Is the US scapegoating Pakistan for its failures in Afghanistan, or is there any justification for the serious allegations it has levelled against the ISI?

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[24 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review: Two Loves — Faiz’s Letters from Jail

Faiz’s warm and caring spirit, as well as his undaunted courage, are reflected in the letters he wrote to wife Alys from prison.

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[23 Oct 2011 | One Comment | ]
Dengue Fever in Pakistan: Time to Implement a Prevention Strategy

As dengue cases assume epidemic proportions, the government appears ill-prepared to combat the dangerous virus.

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[22 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Gaddafi: The Thousand Shades of the Libyan Dictator

Muammar Gaddafi was many things to many people: madman, genius, dictator, leader, murderer, martyr. It depends who you talk to. Will the future for Libyans be brighter without him?

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[21 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Bringing Solutions to the Table in Afghanistan

The current showboating between Pakistan and the US will not bring any solution to the table.

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[20 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Double Games People Play

With Pakistan, the US and Afghanistan pointing accusatory fingers at each other as the US withdrawal from Afghanistan nears, how will ‘The Great Game’ in the Af-Pak region end?

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[20 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review: The Wandering Falcon

Jamil Ahmad’s fictional narrative, derived from real-life stories, takes you on an illuminating journey through Pakistan’s tribal belt.

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[19 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review: Our Lady of Alice Bhatti

Juxtaposing the ridiculous with the serious and employing wry humour, Hanif prepares a strong case for the canonisation of a Christian nurse in Our Lady of Alice Bhatti.