Turkmenistan’s Chairmanship of IFAS

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan Most recently, President of Turkmenistan H.E. Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov decreed the “Concept of foreign policy of Turkmenistan for 2017-2023” which outlined strategic priorities during 2017-2023. He emphasized that Turkmenistan would actively participate in addressing critical environmental issues, matters of water resources management, prevention and mitigation of natural …

AFGHANISTAN IN TROUBLE

ALI SUKHANVER Pakistan has closed its border with Afghanistan after the increasing tension between the two countries. According to Al-Jazeera the so-called Durand Line frontier drawn by the British in 1896 and disputed by Afghanistan has been witnessing unpleasant reaction of the Afghan government since Pakistan began patrolling along it …

HASINA’S VISIT TO INDIA

ALI SUKHANVER ‘We are monkeys whose strings are in the hands of the Indian extremists,’ an old factory worker in Dacca said talking to a reporter, ‘We are sold out to India—-we are a slave nation—.” He was asked to comment upon Hasina Wajid’s recent visit to India. Though from …

CYBER CORRUPTION

ALI SUKHANVER According to various Bangladeshi newspapers, the cabinet of Bangladesh has given a letter to Telecom ministry stating that Facebook is ‘Diminishing the working capabilities of Youth’ and also ‘affecting the students’. Reports say that the government of Bangladesh is planning to put a limited ban on Facebook, the …

UAE: A Role Model

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a role model for the regional as well as emerging countries in the world in terms of socio-economic prosperity, happiness, qualitative life, sustainability, law and order and the last but not the least diversification of economy, energy and productive channels. It …

NARENDRA MODI-A MAGICIAN OF WORDS

ALI SUKHANVER What makes Mr. Narendra Modi a very popular leader is nothing but his extra-ordinary impressive talent of oratory. He never lets his audience see here and there; everyone feels Modi is talking directly to him. Mr. Modi knows well what to say and when to say. Though for …

IGCF 2017: A Global Achievement

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, the sixth edition of the International Government Communication Forum (IGCF 2017) was held on March 22 to 23 at Expo Centre Sharjah. Its theme ‘Societal Participation…Comprehensive …