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Claims galore

February 20, 2017

Since the recent wave of terror attacks there have been renewed pledges to exterminate the menace of terrorism from the country once and for all. Such pledges are nothing new, the government has been claiming of strict action against all terror elements pretty much ever since the gruesome terror attack on...

Action against terrorists

February 19, 2017

After a wave of terrorist attack in different parts of the country, several combing operations against terrorists have been intensified. Reportedly Pakistan army on Friday destroyed four militant hideouts across the Afghan border. Pakistan forces attacked the alleged training camp of Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, an offshoot of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan located near the Pak-Afghan...

The recent terror wave has shocked the entire nation with close to hundred people martyred in a series of terror attacks. The attacks hit multiple cities including all four provincial capitals in addition to Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and the bombing at shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sehwan Sharif. The way these incidents were covered by the electronic...

Fresh wave of attacks

February 16, 2017

A fresh wave of terror attacks has been witnessed in the country in recent days raising fears that terrorists are regrouping. Yesterday a press release issued by Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that an official from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) met Afghan Deputy Head of Mission Syed Abdul Nasir Yousafi in Islamabad to address militant attacks in Pakistan by...

Terror in Lahore

February 15, 2017

At least 13 people were killed and 85 injured when a suicide bomber struck Monday evening around outside the Punjab Assembly in Lahore during a protest. SSP Operations Zahid Gondal of Punjab Police and DIG Traffic Lahore Capt (retd) Ahmad Mobin were among those killed in the attack. DIG Mobin was reportedly at the site to negotiate with protesters for an end to the sit-in...

A remedy for all ills?

February 14, 2017

There is no doubt that the $46billion China Pakistan Economic Corridor will have positive effect on the country’ economy. Be it the power projects, the roads network or the transmission lines, all of them will add tremendously to the economy of Pakistan. The completion of China Pakistan Economic Corridor projects when completed will end the long persisting issue of power...

Cricket corruption

February 13, 2017

The Pakistan Cricket Board provisionally suspended Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif, the two players from Pakistan Super League franchise Islamabad United, under its Anti-Corruption Code as part of an ongoing investigation into an international syndicate which is believed to be attempting to corrupt the Pakistan Super League (PSL). ‘Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif have...

Hate Mongering

February 12, 2017

There has been a great increase of late in hate speech in certain section of the electronic media. Since the boom of the electronic media back in the early years of this decade the current wave of hate mongering is the worst the industry has seen, despite the fact that the regulatory body is now a lot stringent in taking action against such hate mongering. Allegations...

The second season of the Pakistan Super League kicked off on Thursday with a grand opening ceremony at a packed Dubai International Cricket Stadium. The glitzy opening ceremony started with the national anthems of Pakistan and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and hit high notes with lively performances by Jamaican singer Shaggy and Pakistani singers Shahzad Roy and Ali Zafar....

The second season of the Pakistan Super League kicked off on Thursday with a grand opening ceremony at a packed Dubai International Cricket Stadium. The glitzy opening ceremony started with the national anthems of Pakistan and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and hit high notes with lively performances by Jamaican singer Shaggy and Pakistani singers Shahzad Roy and Ali Zafar....

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