May 022009
 

Following is the chart of rupee exchange rates against US dollar. It is interesting to see that between 2001 and 2007, the exchange rate remained almost the same but with the start of rise in oil prices and lawyers movement in Pakistan, the rupee totally collapsed.   In my personnel opinion, the major contributory factor in […]

May 202015
 
WHO VIOLATES HUMAN RIGHTS IN BALUCHISTAN

ALI SUKHANVER Why do the so-called human rights organizations in Pakistan try to frame the security forces of Pakistan in the matter of missing persons in Baluchistan? Why do the so-called human rights activists always forget the innocent Punjabis, Sindhis, Pashtuns and even the Balochis whose brutal slaughtering at the hands of the separatists elements […]

May 182015
 
Economics of Pak-China Friendship

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan Economics of Pak-China Friendship is unique and has strategic importance. It has multidimensional aspects and does not confined to better political understanding and sharing of similarities on different regional and international issues. It covers all aspects of human survival and industrial production. It ranges from close economic cooperation to massive foreign […]

May 152015
 
3-Day annual festival in Chitral

By Nazar-Ul-Islam The three-day Kalash spring festival, Chilam Joshi, launched with usual fervor in the Bumboret Valley on May 13, and was attended by tourists from across Pakistan and abroad despite persistent security threats. Old and young, men and women, everyone comes together during the festival to thank Goshidai, who is said to watch over […]

May 072015
 
UAE 39th Armed Forces Unification Day

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan “This is simply a day to salute all men and women in all branches of the service who protect our country and you.” They can be called upon at a moment’s notice to perform a risky and perilous mission for freedom and country.” Most recently, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) celebrated […]

May 052015
 
Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC): A Conflict Resolution

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) has been labeled as grave yard of international as well as diplomacy due to many complicated socio-economic, geo-political and geo-strategic reasons. TRNC has also been remained unfinished agenda of European Union (EU). Its solution is still a far cry. But hopes have been again recharged […]

Apr 282015
 
Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) Presidential Elections 2015

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan The Presidential Elections in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) was held on April 19, 2015 but no candidate bagged enough votes to claim outright victory. Official Figures Official figures showed that first round turnout stood at 62.3 percent, from a pool of roughly 177,000 eligible voters. None of the […]

Apr 272015
 
THE WESTERN DESIRE

ALI SUKHANVER  “Targeting Mecca and Medina is the only way to save US from the attacks of the Muslims”, said Tom Tancredo, the US presidential candidate in Election 2007. Tom Tancredo belonged to the Republican Party. During his election campaign he earned a lot of popularity among the extremist strata of the American society by […]

Apr 242015
 
King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud: A Great Reformer

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan Late King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, was a great reformer. He was a revered leader. He was so proud of the Kingdom’s journey towards greater socio-economic prosperity, tolerance and stability. He was a brave partner in fighting violent extremism who proved just as important as a proponent of peace. He invested billions […]

Apr 232015
 
Pakistan-Azerbaijan Bilateral Relation’s New Phase of Development

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan Pakistan-Azerbaijan bilateral relations new phase of development has been revolutionized after the recent visit of President of Pakistan Mamnoon. Prospects of greater economic integration, speeding-up of FDIs, joint ventures and cooperation in the diverse fields of economy, industry, production, science and technology, ICT and the last but not the least, education […]

Apr 172015
 
Model Town: Best place to live in Lahore-II

Some more pictures of beautiful Central Park Model Town Lahore. Model Town is one of the oldest hosing societies in Lahore established in 1921. Main attraction of Model Town is its Central Park located in the center of residential blocks.These pictures were taken during my recent visit to Pakistan.               […]

Apr 172015
 
Model Town: Best place to live in Lahore-1

Model Town is one of the oldest hosing societies in Lahore established in 1921. Total area of Model Town is nearly 1500 acres out of which, 23% is green area, 4% play grounds, 2% commercial and 19 percent consists of roads. Main attraction of Model Town is its Central Park located in the center of […]

Apr 142015
 
The Republic of Uzbekistan’s Presidential Elections 2015

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan Economic sustainability and political stability were the two main issues in the recently held presidential elections 2015 in the Republic of Uzbekistan. The voters rightly elected Islam Kairmov for his miraculous socio-economic achievements in the past years. National security, societal harmony, continuation of financial and banking reforms were also remained under […]

Mar 312015
 
BLEEDING AND HEALING KARACHI

ALI SUKHANVER Last September, the Prime Minister of Pakistan Mian Nawaz Sharif paid a visit to Karachi to observe himself the actual situation of Karachi, the financial hub of Pakistan. In consultation with the law-enforcement agencies, he approved the urgently required strategy to curb violence. It was then decided to start a broad-spectrum operation against […]