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 […]

Apr 292016
 
Turkish Northern Republic of Cyprus: Conflict to Re-Unification

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan “The ongoing efforts to reunite Cyprus is the best chance in decades” US Secretary of State John Kerry Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) is once again in international limelight due to ongoing collaborative efforts of its conflict resolution. More than 30 years and 360 months have been wasted and washed […]

Apr 182016
 
TAPI Gas Pipeline Project: Regional Peace & Prosperity

Mehmood-Ul-Hassan Khan Turkmenistan is blessed with huge natural reservoirs and resources in shape of oil & gas and other precious metals. Moreover, its export-oriented energy policy makes it one of the ideal countries in the Central Asian Countries and the world to do businesses. Its outstanding commercial diplomacy holds secret of its high ratios of […]

Apr 122016
 

Muhammad Javed   This 68 years old acute diabetic patient surrounded by different old age worries could not control his abrupt and spontaneous burst of laughter. Reading  a few minutes back when surfing the net he came across a PDF “Handbook for Overseas Pakistanis” on the websites both of the Honourable Federal Ombudsman and the Ministry […]

Apr 112016
 
Turkmenistan-Pakistan Bilateral Relations: New Height & New Opportunities

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan Paradigm shift in foreign policy of Pakistan is getting momentum by each passing day. Now Pakistan has realized the strategic importance of Central Asia Region (CAR) for the easy and smooth supplies of energies and greater socio-economic connectivity. Even stakes of security and fight against terrorism are very high. Keeping in […]

Apr 052016
 
NOT A PILL LIKE BANGLADESH

ALI SUKHANVER The present sorry plight of Kul Bushan Yadev, the terrorist of the RAW, is simply a blob of shame on the very face of Indian society. His arrest is no doubt a wonderful achievement of the intelligence agencies of Pakistan but it must be kept in mind that history is replete with such […]

Mar 252016
 
27TH MARCH IN BALOCHISTAN

ALI SUKHANVER Have you ever been to the Capital of Balochistan Quetta? If not; you have really missed a paradise on earth with a lot of mesmerizing beauty. The kindness, the hospitality, the care and the love, enriched with innocently sincere smile of the local people simply adds to the charismatic attraction of this paradise. […]

Mar 102016
 
Uzbekistan’s National Job Creation and Employment Program

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan The Republic of Uzbekistan is on the way of greater socio-economic prosperity through its National Job Creation and Employment Program. It is not achieved in a single day. It is a gigantic effort on the part of decision makers and especially its visionary leader/president H.E. Islam Kairmov who allocated and channelized […]

Mar 022016
 
New Leader, New Vision and New Hope

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan “It’s been dubbed a graveyard for peacemakers, the Rubik’s Cube of diplomacy, but despite the odds Cyprus may well defy naysayers in 2016 by solving its decades-long division,” The Guardian 2016 New President Mustafa Akinci holds the future of Turkish Northern Cyprus. Now divided Cyprus tries its best to become united […]

Feb 272016
 
THE INNOCENT SHAH RUKH KHAN

ALI SUKHANVER World popular Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan is passing through the ever worst period of his life as an actor. His bad days started last November on his 50th birthday. Those were the days when countless writers, actors, professors and students joined hands together in protest against repeated incidents of religious intolerance against the […]

Feb 192016
 
Economics of Happiness

MEHMOOD UL HASSAN KHAN Economics is a complicated discipline and happiness too. Both have their own parameters, dimensions, dynamics and directions. Both also have their limitations, litmus tests and the last but not the least, long term plans, policies, projects and programs. Now it has become a hot topic among the policy makers, think-tanks, researchers […]

Feb 172016
 
PREDICTING PAKISTAN’S FUTURE??

ALI SUKHANVER Every word has its own taste and own flavour; some words are sweet and some are bitter and some are sugar coated. If you feel any difficulty in understanding what are the ‘Sugar Coated’ words, just go through the following few lines. I have copied these lines from Face Book page of the […]

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Feb 052016
 

ALI SUKHANVER According to a recent report, an estimated 68,000 people have died in the fighting and ensuing crackdown by Indian forces till now. Resentment over Indian rule in the disputed region is now mostly expressed through street protests. The people of Kashmir have to face a new kind of atrocity at the hands of […]

Jan 262016
 
NEW DAYS FOR BALOCHISTAN

ALI SUKHANVER The asylum application filed by Nawab Akbar Bugti’s grandson Brahamdagh Bugti has been rejected by the Swiss immigration authorities. This rejection was on the basis of Pakistan’s decision of declaring him a terrorist. Pakistan had declared Brahamdagh Bugti-led Baloch Republican Party BRP as a terrorist organization. It is something very positive on the […]