Daily Archives: March 3, 2009


Pakistan, India and Manto —Pamela Kilpadi & Syed Mohammad Ali

  To prevent Pakistan-India tensions from collapsing into a nightmarish Cuban Missile Crisis-type scenario in a South Asian no-man’s land, both countries should not only cooperate but also compromise in a joint investigation into the Mumbai attacks, mediated by a third party. Pakistan’s Interior Adviser Rehman Malik’s official statement on […]


ISRAEL-HAMAS CONFLICT: SOCIO-ECONOMIC, GEO-POLITICAL AND GEO-STRATEGIC IMPLICATIONS

MEHMOOD-UL-HASSAN KHAN The region of Middle East is full of ancient prophecies, civilizations, cultures, conflicts and above all unending human struggles. The recent Israel-Hamas conflict at last ended and both the parties claimed victory. The Much “Too Promised Land” remained under siege “Israel’s Operation Cast Lead” for more than 22 […]


PAKISTAN-IRAN STRATEGIC ENERGY COOPERATION 1

Mehmood-Ul-Hassan Khan Energy security is the hot topic in regional geo-political and geo-strategic affairs. It is also essential part of international politics and diplomacy. The extended cooperation of China, Japan and even South Korea in African and Latin American countries verify the importance of energy resources. In the economic arena, […]


Pak-China cooperation 2

Mehmood-Ul-Hassan Khan Recently, the president Asif Ali Zardari was invited by Chinese government. He visited and stayed in Hubei Province and Shanghai from Feb. 20 to Feb. 23. He showed his interests in finance, banking, large-scale construction and Shanghai’s urban development. He said the basic purpose of his visit here […]