Naya Pakistan, Purana Debt Trap: Why an IMF bailout package of $6 billion places Imran Khan in a painful spot
After trying to avoid the IMF, Pakistan is back at its knees. However, the current bail-out package proposed is a tough one for Islamabad to swallow. Can Imran Khan survive this strain?
#PostcardsFromParas | 4-minute read
For the moment, time seems to be on Tiktok's side. But the freedom of expression we take for granted isn’t that infinite after all! For even when the freedom was taken from us, we could do nothing.
The world community, including China, recognising Masood Azhar as an international terrorist fixes Pakistan’s responsibility in the Pulwama attack. The move could also boost BJP’s prospects now.
Masood Azhar 'Global Terrorist': Does the designation realistically mean anything? And what should India do now?
UN has blacklisted the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) head after China lifted its restrictions on the move. However, what does it actually mean for India?
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For TikTok and its Indian fans, surprisingly, justice was not delayed!
The strength of IAF and PAF can't be compared. But China's co-operation in upgrading JK-17 — a kind-of hybrid of MiG21 and F-16 — is significant.
Pakistan's PJ: Saudi Crown Prince MBS awarded for ‘humanitarian action’. Irony is dead. (Like Jamal Khashoggi)
It doesn't get funnier than this. A prize for 'humanitarian action'. Given to the Saudi crown prince. And bestowed by Pakistan.
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Imran Khan, Wake Up: Why is Pakistan's PM silent over Pakistani girls reportedly being smuggled by Chinese men?
Will Islamabad dare to take up the issue of Pakistani woman reportedly being sold for forcible marriages with Beijing?
Lt Gen DS Hooda (Retd): 'There is no harm in a retired general joining a political party. I am not joining the Congress though'
Lt General DS Hooda (Retd) spoke with Rohit E David about the national security strategy he has drafted at the behest of the Congress, the govt's Surgical Strike 1 and 2 and why the army does need AFSPA in Kashmir.
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