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 […]

Sep 012015
 
Incredible Uzbekistan

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan The Republic of Uzbekistan celebrates its 24th National Day on September 2 every year. It has been great socio-economic transformation since its inception. Its economy, politics, projects and the last but not the least governance model has been revolutionized the fate of its people. Mustaqillik bayramingiz muborak bo’lsin! Rigorous Reforms Uzbekistan […]

Aug 302015
 

LAHORE: A majority of samples of drinking water being supplied by the Water and Sanitation Agency (Wasa) to the Lahorites showed E-coli bacteria, suspended particles, arsenic and other such contamination in it. According to experts, the presence of E-coli, a kind of fecal coliform bacteria, indicates sewage or animal waste contamination in drinking water while […]

Aug 292015
 
10th Sharq Taronalari International Music Festival

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan 10th Sharq Taronalari International Music Festival (August25-30) is in full swing in the historic city of Samarkand, situated in the heart of Silk Route. The Republic of Uzbekistan, the land of purity, simplicity, humanity and above all culture organized this international music festival. True Reflection of Symbols, Semantics and Sentiments It […]

Aug 282015
 
TALIBAN GETTING STRENGTH

ALI SUKHANVER  ‘A wave of attacks on Afghan police, army and NATO installations in Kabul killed at least 42 people and wounded hundreds, dashing hope that Taliban insurgents might be weakened by a leadership struggle after news of their longtime leader’s death’, reported The Reuters on 7th August, 2015,   ‘The attacks on Friday, which included […]

Aug 192015
 
TALIBAN GETTING STRENGTH

ALI SUKHANVER ‘A wave of attacks on Afghan police, army and NATO installations in Kabul killed at least 42 people and wounded hundreds, dashing hope that Taliban insurgents might be weakened by a leadership struggle after news of their longtime leader’s death’, reported The Reuters on 7th August, 2015,   ‘The attacks on Friday, which included […]

Aug 102015
 
UAE Anti-Discriminatory Law’s Strategic Objectives

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan His Highness President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan issued a new “Anti-Discrimination Law No. 02 of 2015”. It has multidimensional strategic objectives. It is indeed a way forward to curb hatred, discrimination, racism, incitement, and terrorism from the country. It is anti-conflict, division, destruction and promotes harmony peace and love. […]

Jul 302015
 
A star from backwaters

SIALKOT: A 16-year-old fruit vendor has made his ailing parents proud by obtaining second position in humanities group (boys) in the annual matriculation examination. The boards of intermediate and secondary education in Punjab announced the results this past week. A winner of a medal, Daska city’s Ali Hamza told a bevy of journalists that he […]

Jul 302015
 

ALI SUKHANVER On 27th July 2015, The Washington Post published a report regarding the gun-battle between the Indian security forces and the so-called militants in Gurdaspur, a border town in Indian Punjab. The report was prepared by Ashok Sharma, an Indian journalist. According to the details the militants first attacked a moving bus and then […]

Jul 252015
 
UAE Anti-Discriminatory Law: A Perfect Balanced Strategy

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan His Highness President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan issued a new “anti-discrimination law No. 02 of 2015”. It has multiplier socio-economic, geo-political and geo-strategic effects. It is the reflection of multiculturalism. It stands for globalization. It speaks about universalisms. It has introduced a new social contract in the Emirates. Long […]

Jul 252015
 
A HELL OF INTERESTS

ALI SUKHANVER ‘I am ashamed of being an Indian and feel disgraced to belong to a nation which is committing war crimes on Kashmiris for their demand of right to self-determination. ’ said Gautam Naulakha speaking at a seminar in Srinagar a few days back. Gautam Naulakha is a well known Human Rights Activist of […]

Jul 192015
 
Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC): A Conflict Resolution Model

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan Cyprus, the island of Aphrodite having deep blue sea, long and sandy beaches, the warm Mediterranean sun, picturesque villages is still far away from any kind of permeant conflict resolution. Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) is still politically separated nation and a physically divided country even after 51 years. Its […]

Jul 082015
 
INTERFERENCE OF FOREIGN AGENCIES IN PAKISTAN

ALI SUKHANVER Traveling to other lands always adds to knowledge. One gets a chance of observing the ways and manners, traits and temperaments and liking and disliking of other nations. Last month, I had an opportunity of being there in Iran as a state guest for about ten days. The occasion was Imam Khomeini’s death […]

Jun 262015
 
HASINA ENGAGED IN A WAR OF LOVE AND HATRED

ALI SUKHANER Reactions count a lot. In December 2013, a Resolution was passed in Pakistan’s National Assembly which condemned the hanging of JI Leader Mullah Abdul Qadir in Bangladesh. This resolution was the reaction of Pakistan. In response to that resolution, the Prime Minister of Bangladesh had crossed all moral and diplomatic limits by saying […]

Jun 262015
 
Uzbekistan’s Banking System: Productive & Progressive

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan International rating agency Standard & Poor recently conducted a conference and said (June, 2015) about the banking industry of Uzbekistan. It also published a comprehensive report about the banking industry of Uzbekistan. It rated it productive and progressive. It reconfirmed the positive role of Uzbekistan’s banking industry in the development of […]