THE escalating tension between India and Pakistan exposes the efforts powerful elements in both countries are making to change the Mumbai raiders’ failure into a success — for a clash between the two major South Asian states was obviously one of their prime objectives. There were many matters of serious […]
By Miles Brignall IN many ways they are the chosen ones — the generation of Britons who retired to mainland Europe on the back of the big leap in house prices, safe in the knowledge that they had good pensions to keep them in their old age. However, this week […]
Despite Pakistan cracking down on extremist groups, India continues to browbeat it. Sonia Gandhi and Pranab Mukherjee, in their latest outburst declared that India is obliged to consider the entire range of options to protect its interests and people from the menace of terrorism.
By DR A. Z. HILALI After 1857 the remnants of the Mughal empire were dismantled, and 500 years of Muslim supremacy on the Indian subcontinent came to an end. The rise of British empire become a watershed for the Muslims because the British imperialist undertook the genocide of Muslims […]
By IRFAN BUKHARI ISLAMABAD Former President General (r) Pervez Musharraf will shift to his personal residence at Chak Shahzad after the completion of a bomb-and-explosion-proof room in it, The Nation learnt reliably here on Wednesday. Credible sources told The Nation that former President Pervez Musharraf, who is currently residing in […]
The phenomenon of an elected president being hounded out of office was incomprehensible to a young bewildered person from Pakistan in those days. I recall asking Abe Schwartz, a senior Washington attorney, what was it that President Richard Nixon had done to warrant his resignation? His answer: “He lied”
Those pain pills you think help your migraines? Take too many and you could make them worse. Overusing painkillers can spin migraine patients into a rut, spurring more headaches that in turn require more pain medication. A very unlucky fraction even get what’s called chronic migraine, where they’re in pain […]