5 mn read d (NZ) cricket team arrived in Pakistan in September after 18 years to play a cricket series containing 3 one-day internationals (ODIs) in Rawalpindi and Five T-20 matches in Lahore. Unfortunately, the NZ team refused to play the series due to security threats on September 19, 2021, just as the first ODI was due to start in Rawalpindi.
4 mn read Festive season is here in India and National security is on high alert, without fail. The Delhi Police Special Cell has arrested six suspects from Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra and Delhi amid preparations of festivals around the country. According to the information given by Special Cell members in a press conference, all of them were about to target big cities and also that the terrorists were funded by underworld.
4 mn read Due to poor economic policies of the current government Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) is facing the worst ever economic crunch of its history. Pakistani Rupee (PKR) has dropped to its lowest rate; One US dollar has an exchange rate of 170 PKR. At present Pakistan has rock-bottom currency value in South Asia even war-hit Afghanistan has more stable currency as compared to Pakistan. On the other hand, a higher dollar exchange rate is directly proportional to a country’s loans so there is huge swell in local and foreign debt of Pakistan. Same time, the inflation rate has been increased to 13 percent so people are living below the average life here in Pakistan.
4 mn read Twenty years back Twin Towers were attacked in New York USA. Allied troops -USA and 36 nation’s coalition forces NATO-declared war on terror, invaded Afghanistan and removed the Taliban regime from Kabul. After twenty years of war, Taliban retook Kabul. Taliban has announced the oath taking ceremony of newly nominated intern cabinet on Saturday September 11, 2021 to mark the 20th anniversary of nine eleven 2001 incident symbolically. Sources say invitations were sent to 5 countries by the Taliban for the swearing-in ceremony; which includes China, Iran, Turkey, Qatar and Pakistan. The Russian foreign ministry publicized that Russia also received the invitation but it was decided ‘not to witness the event’.
4 mn read Current government of Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf (PTI) has announced the election reforms in the country and urged that in upcoming general elections Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) will be used as a tool for voting. Pakistan would be the first South Asian countries to conduct/execute a complete election process through this proposed digital machine (EVM). On the other hand, opposition parties rejected the government stance by claiming that the government wants digital rigging in forthcoming elections. Majority of the population cannot use EVM due to the low literacy rate in the country.
4 mn read Current Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf(PTI) government has proposed a new body with the title of Pakistan Media Development Authority (PMDA). It has been believed that PMDA will be a regulatory institution that can “cater to the business and professional needs of all forms of media and their users”, as per government version, PMDA is meant to substitute the present “cracked” regulatory environment and “split” media regulation done by multiple bodies.
4 mn read Taliban has taken over the control of Kabul; an event which has deep and long lasting effects on international and regional canvas. In the war on terror, the Taliban regime was overthrown by US and Allied NATO forces back in 2001. In Jan 2021 Joe Biden resumed the presidential office and announced the end of war in Afghanistan. With this declaration USA and NATO started pulling out their foot soldiers from Afghan soil in July.
4 mn read Elections for 45 seats in the 11th general elections were held in Pakistan-administered Kashmir on Sunday, July 25, The ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, winning the most seats, followed by the Pakistan People’s Party, and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz came third.
5 mn read In a democratic country, as part of the separation of powers, the Judiciary’s functioning is kept independent of the Legislature and the Executive’s ambit in order to avoid any undue influence of the ruling dispensation in the quest for justice. Essentially, if the judiciary is subverted, the ethos of democracy is in peril. In the Indian Subcontinent, if there is one country that has repeatedly witnessed the undermining of its judiciary, it’s none other than Pakistan. Let’s examine this in detail.
3 mn read It was 2020 when Pakistani law enforcement Authorities disclosed horrifying news about organ Transplantation from Pakistan to China.