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America’s flawed plan

America’s flawed plan

Loading... There is nothing in the new US policy laid out by President Donald Trump that can bring the 16-year-long Afghan war to an end. The much-awaited strategy...

US seeks Pakistan’s help to bring peace in Afghanistan, envoy tells COAS

A day after Donald Trump accused Pakistan of ‘harbouring terrorists’, US ambassador David Hale sought on Wednesday Islamabad’s help to resolve the crisis in...

After Trump's Afghan policy statement, China reaffirms support to Pakistan

After Trump’s Afghan policy statement, China reaffirms support to Pakistan

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Tuesday reaffirmed Beijing’s support to Pakistan during a meeting with Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua hours after US...

A tried tested and failed strategy

A tried tested and failed strategy

More than seven months into the White House, US President Donald Trump on Tuesday finally unveiled his long-awaited and much-talked-about strategy for Afghanistan and...

Trump lays down Afghan strategy lambasts Pakistan for harbouring terrorists

Trump lays down Afghan strategy lambasts Pakistan for harbouring terrorists

WASHINGTON:  President Donald Trump on Monday cleared the way for the deployment of thousands more US troops to Afghanistan, backtracking from his promise to swiftly...

Turkey Accuses German Leaders of ‘Populist’ Rhetoric, Says It Will Fuel Racism

Turkey Accuses German Leaders of ‘Populist’ Rhetoric, Says It Will Fuel Racism A top Turkish official has taken to social media to criticize comments on...

Shah Rukh’s son from ‘KANK’ has grown up to be a girl

Shah Rukh’s son from ‘KANK’ has grown up to be a girl

Almost all of Shah Rukh Khan fans remember his romantic roles in flicks and understandably other rising stars are eclipsed with presence of King Khan. Well, we have an...

Coming to terms with my grandparents’ trauma of Partition

Coming to terms with my grandparents’ trauma of Partition

The last of my grandparents, my paternal grandmother Sheila Devi, passed away this year, in the 70th year of Partition and Indian independence. While mourning her death,...

How we prevented Musharraf from speaking at our university in London

How we prevented Musharraf from speaking at our university in London

On 21 August, we received an announcement on a WhatsApp group, stating that former Pakistani dictator General Pervez Musharraf would address students at the School of...

Pakistan recounts sacrifices in Afghan war wants re-invigoration of peace process

Pakistan recounts sacrifices in Afghan war wants re-invigoration of peace process

A high-level meeting of military and political leaders under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi concluded Thursday evening with a strong rejection...