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Will Pakistan empower people of Azad Kashmir?

Will Pakistan empower people of Azad Kashmir?

BY: Dr Shabir Choudhry    A full-blown debate on Act 74 with many dimensions is raging in Azad Kashmiri political circles and on social media. Some people are even wrongly portraying that they are the first one to oppose the Act 74; or demand its abolition. They give this impression that as a result of their […]

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Morality and Goodwill

BY: Towseef Ahmad     It is a fact that the system of morality can be based on an egalitarian moral system or it can be moral system which does not payoff due to unruly imperial design and structure. It can be said firmly that the goodwill is considered as one of the unwavering doctrines in the […]

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A rebel hero’s dazzled fans

A rebel hero’s dazzled fans

Gone are the days when a Majrooh Sultanpuri would pen a song in Mumbai that would become the battle cry against the martial law of Gen Ayub.

By: Jawed Naqvi SOME individuals are instantly mesmeric. Asma Jahangir was one such. She was a fiery rebel and a deeply caring comrade, an outstanding lawyer and a raconteur with impish humour. She hugged the dispossessed with spontaneous empathy. She fought relentlessly against a variety of usurpers of democracy, mullahs and generals being her staple […]

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View from the spider’s web

View from the spider’s web

Well-regarded journalists in India have gone to the Congress, others have gone to the BJP.

  BY: Jawed Naqvi EVERYONE has the right to change their opinions and to choose or dump their political beliefs or allegiances. At an intellectual level, changing or discarding an opinion is considered a sign of a healthy mind. A cardinal rule in academia is to keep questioning the axiom unrelentingly. Professor Sarvepalli Gopal’s masterly […]

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Will 2018 be the year of return to Syria?

Will 2018 be the year of return to Syria?

Jan Egeland Today, in government buildings across Europe and the Middle East, officials debate policies that would return millions of Syrian refugees to their war-ravaged land. Displaced families sit in refugee tents weighing up the risk of returning home, too; the burden weighing heavier on their shoulders. Government officials would be unwise to make hasty […]

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