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Government, Clerics Not Ready To Follow Doctors’ Advice

After the 20-point accord between the federal government and the top religious leaders of the country was signed, on April 18, mosques across the country are now holding congregations and daily prayers as usual. But as the government agreed ...
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Presidency, Citizen Face To Face Over Non-Disclosure Of Information

Mukhtar Ahmad Ali, a former information commissioner at Punjab Information Commission has filed an application under the Right to Information (RTI) Act 2017 to seek information from President Arif Alvi and the President Secretariat about ...
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The Suo Motu Culture

On Monday while hearing a suo motu case on the government's measures to curb the spread of coronavirus Chief Justice Gulzar Ahmed roundly criticized the PTI led government and commented that the Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on ...
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Domestic Abuse Forces Woman To Kill Herself

In a tragic incident on April 18, a 28-year old woman, Maryam killed herself by hanging herself from the ceiling of her room. She was a resident of Francisabad, a Christian dominated area of Gujranwala, and was a mother of four children ...
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Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Foreign Minister: Debt Relief Measures By G-20 Countries

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Thursday said that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has agreed to give a one-year relief to Islamabad, keeping in view the country's struggle against the coronavirus pandemic ...
Afghans stranded as Pak-Afghan border closes amid pandemic

Pak-Afghan border closed amid pandemic, stranding Afghans

CHAMAN: As the dead increase in numbers at the Pak-Afghan border in Balochistan, immigrants stranded on either side are demanding the governments of Pakistan...

Trump – A Bad Deal-Maker?

The worsening political and military crises in Afghanistan will adversely affect Pakistan and other neighboring states unless there is an early resolution. The US has...

A rare glimpse into the Kashmir Valley

During our visit, the Pakistani delegation was told by Kashmiris that Islamabad may not have helped the movement for rights, by supporting militancy and thereby bastardizing the freedom struggle in Kashmir. Yasin Malik accused Pakistan of ditching the Kashmir issue when it suited them to improve relations with India. 
Will Pakistan Remain Neutral in the US-Iran Tensions?

Will Pakistan remain neutral in the US-Iran tensions?

Pakistan’s dependence on Saudi Arabia and the U.S. have shackled it from taking a clear stance, but the tide may change direction in the long run and Pakistan will have to weigh its current options. If tensions arise further and there is a possibility of war, then it will undoubtedly be a key player in the game.One thing is certain, Soleimani’s murder was a grave mistake which only disrupts world peace and instills fears in the heart of the rest of the world.
The Students of Pakistan and India: Heroes of 2019

The brave heroes of 2019 – Pakistan and India’s students march for rights

The students of India have found themselves to be at the forefront of these protests against the Modi government, calling it undemocratic and discriminatory against the Muslims. Young activist and former student of Jawaharlal Nehru University, Umar Khalid compares the student protests in both countries and how the demands are similar on both sides of the border because both nations' youth are going through the same perils.