Pakistan takes solace in dictatorship every decade or so since it came into existence. The last dictatorship of Gen. Parvez Musharaf ended in 2008. Since then, Pakistan has been fighting for its democracy to survive. But today, the atmosphere doesn’t look good. All the indicators are in favor of an upcoming dictatorship.
India releases a brochure outlining it’s priorities when it gets elected for UNSC seat representing Asia-Pacific group. India’s external affairs ministry is very confident that it will be elcted for the 8th time to this seat. It will be a 2 yr long term which will commence in January 2021.
If only good merited as much excitement as bad, we in media, would perhaps not be needing self-introspection; nor would we be the recipients of brickbats instead of bouquets from our readers/viewers today. Perhaps, we would still be held in high esteem instead of being examined/challenged and questioned before being believed (if at all) by those who we seek to woo!
Our common economic future makes it imperative that we find a way to work together for the greater common good of both our nations
Reports suggest that China might be planning a high security Naval base in Gwadar port to ostensibly facilitate trade, albeit there have been no official confirmation.
Out of the 3 terrorists eliminated, one of them has been identified as kin of Masood Azhar. He was also an IED expert involved in Pulwama attack last year.
By mid July, Indian government will get 2 new VIP aircrafts B777-300ER which will have self-protection suites (SPS)
This is phase-2 of Utter Chaos. To put mighty America off-balance, China would once again draw heavily from its ancient wisdom. “Steal the Firewood from under the Pot”.
If we thought that the 21st-century World War would be fought, just like the previous two wars, then we are sadly mistaken. In fact, without our awareness, World War III has already begun.
A thought provoking satire article on media’s mishandling of recent Sino-India tiff.
America has called for a virtual meeting of UNSC (United Nations Security Council) members to discuss Hong Kong’s predicament. According to Sino-British joint declaration of 1984, Hong Kong till recently enjoyed a special status, but now there’s a sword of Chinese security law hanging over it.
The hackers belonged to Black tech and Tick Chinese hackers groups. They made their way into Japanese systems through communication systems affiliated to China. This exposes a lacuna in security vis-à-vis research and development in defense industry
In a major development, High court of Jammu & Kashmir has asked separatists to shun their ideology or stay incarcerated. According to Ahmed Ali Fayyaz of Daily excelsior, MA Qayoom who had approached the court to end his detention, has been given the aforementioned decision by Justice AM Magrey & Justice VC Koul.
While The Right to Information Act is based on the premise that democracy must involve an informed citizenry and that a government must be accountable to those governed, what needs to be debated is whether the freedom of expression of the media is in the public interest, always and every time?
The numbers are growing but it’s their speed of growth which appears to have been slowing. This is regardless of the country and region and appears independent of the type of intervention policy of any particular country.