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Truth

Abdul Basit Khawaja

It is upsetting to see in newspapers and on tv about the false way of illuminating the election vote count by the Pro-Musharraf forces. The spin doctors, such as Pervez Elahi and Mushaid Hussain are trying to prove that the country is divided on the Musharraf issue and that he ...

So Nawaz Sharif is Now a Champion of the Judiciary

Mohammed Shahid

So Nawaz Sharif now proclaims to be a champion of the Judiciary. Can someone please explain to him the hypocrisy of his stance? Back on 28th November 1997, didn’t he orchestrate an attack on the Supreme Court of Pakistan using the thugs from within his party? Why –because ...

Why the world hates us so much?

Scheherzade

I visited this forum on net and all people were bashing us Pakistanis? And its common on usual forums I come across. I want to ask Pakistanis who live in countries dominated by whites, do they call us so bad there actually? If so ...

Is Terrorism a Muslim Monopoly ?

Danish Iqbal Mahar

Terrorism may be defined as " a unlawful act by a single person or by a organized group of people against any person or property with the intention of intimidating or coercing." Keeping an eye over the above given definition can we say as "Terrorism is monopoly of ...

Political Environment In Pakistan

Armghan

After our great leader Quaid-e-Azam I am very worried about political environment. After 1998 environment totally changed when President Pervaiz Musharraf Take charge as a leader of Pakistan. He changed the leading rules people were happy but by the time passing as quote in urdu, political ...

Who Owns Pakistan?

Riaz Haq

The airwaves, the print media and the Internet are now filled with commentary, praise, criticism, hyperbole and punditry after the tragic assassination of Benazir Bhutto. To put this tragedy in perspective, I decided to read and review a book titled "Who Owns Pakistan?" by Mr. Shahid-ur-Rahman published in ...

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

Rj

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, a political tactic or a smart move. What do we know about Bilawal? How is everybody so sure he will be the right person to understand common people’s problem. As a kid he has lived most of his life abroad. Agreed he has Political-Pro’s surrounding ...

What are your thoughts on Benazir Bhutto's assassination?

Rj

First of all my heart goes out to Bhutto family, May Allah give them peace and courage to go through this ordeal. A sad event this is indeed, a great leader to some, an inspiration to others and for some Benazir Bhutto was an icon, a deacon of ...

An open letter from an ignorant, but caring American

Jon

I will be the first to admit I know very little about life in Pakistan. I have never been there. From my warm, safe, peaceful home in a New England suburb the chaos being reported following the assassination of Ms. Bhutto is a miserable thing to observe. Regardless ...

Pakistan IS ready for democracy!

Mohammed Khan

Some have argued that Pakistan is not yet ready for democracy. the argument goes that we are not fit to govern ourselves, and that only after a period of 'civilization' under the rule of a so-called enlightened despot will we emerge as worthy of political freedoms. This, I ...

Pakistan (Islamic Law or English Law)

Muhammad Khan

Pakistan is an Islamic country and the law that governs it, is an extraction of English Law now known as the Pakistan Penal Code (P.P.C). Muslims believe in the oneness of Allah, His attributes, belief in the Angels, the Holy books and the Messengers, the Day of Judgement, ...

Economic development should be the top priority of Pakistan.

Aftab M

Pakistan and India won their independence at the same time 60 years ago. Both countries started off as poor and technologically backward nations. Today, India can boast to have achieved the status of a great power on the regional and international stage. India not only has a well-established ...

Dark Episode in the Politics of Pakistan

Muhammad Khan

So here we are in one of the darkest episodes in Pakistani politics. Destiny has once again favored the brave to change the nature of Pakistani politics but do we have any braves left or only coyotes, jackals, and hyenas in lion's clothing. The imposition of this new ...

All news channels banned

Wasim Afzal

It's two days after emergency announcement there was hardly any source to know what was going on in the country. Still only rumours are moving form one cell phone to the other. We have modified our website to provide news updates. The site is updates on hourly basis. ...

BB's Return

T. Shabbir

The National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) is unacceptable. The government has no right to erase corruption cases against Bhutto. There should be a fair and independent trial and she should be tried for crimes committed against the people of Pakistan. Whilst it is true that everything can be compromised ...