Security of Pakistan’s nuclear weapons

The grossly exaggerated threat of nuclear terrorism together with the hype created against Pakistan’s nuclear assets, and labelling it a potential threat to the international security, is a singular achievement of the “terrorism industry” that mainly comprises, the US politicians as lead players alongside bureaucrats and the US media.

Imbalances in the Pakistan economy

By Aftab Ahmad Khan Pakistan’s economy despite commendable growth in GDP during the period FY2003- FY 2007 at an average annual rate of 7.0 per cent per annum and an expected reasonably well performance in this behalf in the range of 6.6-70 per cent in FY08 is confronted with the …

Inflation-oriented monetary policy and helplessness on rising fiscal deficit in Pakistan

There is a consensus among economists that the gradual change in the interest rate does not trigger much larger effects on the health of the economy in the short run. The global economic perspectives now give the impression that policy makers are willing to cut interest rates even at the …