India and China — the global calculus

Kashmir has once again proven to be a potential geopolitical and geostrategic pivot capable of moving the world. The Ladakh crisis has not only exposed India’s lacking as an... Read more »

Amid Ladakh standoff, China and Pakistan hold talks

The “deteriorating” situation on the Line of Control in Kashmir came up for discussion between Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Friday,... Read more »

Indian navy in the Persian Gulf

Muhammad Ali Siddiqi wrote in Dawn that in 2003, former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee whilst addressing a military conference emphasized on the expanding and changing nature of... Read more »

China speeds up spreading tentacles in India’s territory occupied by Pakistan

Even as its People’s Liberation Army (PLA) is now pulling back front-line troops from the face-off scenes along its disputed boundary with India in Ladakh, China has over the... Read more »

Minister for expediting work on housing schemes

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Housing Dr Amjad Ali on Thursday directed authorities concerned to expedite work on the projects in the province as the sector was the top... Read more »

Supreme Court again asks govt to overhaul railways – Newspaper

ISLAMABAD: Frequent deadly train accidents led the Supreme Court on Thursday to question the state of affairs at the Pakistan Railways as it regretted that the department was not... Read more »

‘Pandemic carries long-term economic repercussions for global economies’

Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani has said that Covid-19 pandemic carries long-term economic repercussions for global economies specially the developing world and more coordinated efforts are required to overcome... Read more »

BRI moot calls for joint strategy to address COVID-19 challenges

ISLAMABAD: Representatives of eight countries while participating in first-ever Non-Governmental Online Conference on Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) pledged that they will work closely to address the common challenges... Read more »

Impact of COVID-19 On Somalia’s Economy: Will the virus be a springboard to severe crisis?

The COVID-19 pandemic imposed unprecedented challenges to global health systems and economies and transferred to Somalia one of the poorest and susceptible to crisis economies of the world. The... Read more »