Adil Najam Today – June 11, 2011 – All Things Pakistan turns five years old! Today, sitting in Lahore, Pakistan, I write in the realization that it is now time to move on. This is not a ‘Good Bye’ post – it is, in fact, a ‘Thank You’ post. Nor do I want this to [...]
Adil Najam There is much – way too much – that is going terribly wrong in Pakistan. But not all is lost. Not just yet. One must never deny that which is going wrong. Indeed, to accept and acknowledge it is itself the first step towards finding ways to reverse the wrong. But nor should [...]
Adil Najam This graphic video of the brutal murder of 19 year of Sarfraz Shah being confronted and shot dead by Rangers – supposedly because he was a robber refusing to surrender – is only the latest in a string of state and societal resort to violence that makes one wonder if we have gone [...]
Geo News, PakistanServing the unserved: Dr. Ruth Pfau, Pakistan's Mother Teresa - Geo.tvGeo News, PakistanRemembering Dr Ruth Pfau, the humanitarian hero from Germany whose life-long struggle helped Pakistan defeat leprosy and eliminate social stigma ...Mourners attend funeral of Pfau, 'Mother Teresa of Pakistan'ABC NewsDr Ruth Pfau to be acco […]
BBC NewsHow Jinnah's ideology shapes Pakistan's identityBBC NewsIn 1940 in Lahore Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the man who founded Pakistan, gave a seminal speech setting out the need for a separate state for Muslims on the subcontinent. Prior to the division of India in 1947, Hindus and Muslims had lived together across ...and more »
The News InternationalPakistan acting against terrorists of all hue and colour: COASThe News InternationalAccording to the ISPR, the COAS highlighted the importance Pakistan accords to its relations with the US, particularly security cooperation and efforts towards regional stability. The COAS said that Pakistan has undertaken operations against terrorists . […]
Pakistan, Punjabi and A Pepsi*Trinidad & Tobago ExpressWhat a difference in Pakistan! The immigration officers – all men – dressed in immaculate white robes, spoke only to my husband and when I said a cheerful good morning, they looked at me in astonishment and refused to answer (“Right, Marguerite,” I ...
Geo News, PakistanAmir allowed to travel to Pakistan for fitness tests by EssexGeo News, PakistanKARACHI: English county Essex has confirmed that its oversea signing from Pakistan, fast bowler Mohammad Amir, has been allowed to travel back to Pakistan to attend fitness tests being conducted by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). The county, in a ...Mohammad Am […]