Pervez Musharraf

Who killed Benazir Bhutto, reveals new book by TTP leader

ISLAMABAD: The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan or TTP has for the first time claimed responsibility for the assassination of former Pakistani Prime …

Pakistan

Are we fighting proxy war of others?

Ever since Pakistan joined the US-Led war on terror in 2001, controversy has raged on whether it is our war or America's.<p>When Pervez Musharraf ruled …

19th Century

Trump’s Dilemma: Pakistan’s Improved Narrative is Imperative

Self-serving Pakistani politics threaten to aggravate the country’s myriad problems that have strained its relations with the United States and could …

Pakistan

Trump Turns On Pakistan

Henry Kissinger rightly noted that it’s often more dangerous being an ally of the United States than its enemy. The latest victim of this sad truism …

Liberal View

Mehbooba Mufti reminds Pakistan of its promises, seeks help to end bloodshed in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti also appealed to India to give up the confrontation with Pakistan. (File photo)<p>Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister …

Pakistan

Life of an ex-dictator: A documentary on Pervez Musharraf throws some uncomfortable questions

<i>“Ye Mo saab hain,”</i> former Pakistan prime minister Pervez Musharraf says to his mother Zarin, sipping tea and gesturing towards a 38-year-old at his …

Pakistan

The C.I.A.’s Maddening Relationship with Pakistan

Thirteen years ago, Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld arrived in Pakistan with a list. He pulled it from his shirt pocket during a meeting with President Pervez Musharraf, and told the general how, during a recent Oval Office gathering, President George W. Bush had expressed bewilderment and …

Pakistan

Pakistan and Afghanistan Feel Trump’s Touch

Photo by The U.S. Army | Public DomainOn January 4, the US announced that it was cutting off security assistance to Pakistan. The reason the US gave …

Liberal View

Asghar Khan: From Air Marshal to Dogged Opponent of Military Rule in Pakistan

Share this:<p>He firmly believed Pakistan does not face an offensive threat from India and has nothing to fear on its eastern front unless it keeps …

Pakistan

Pakistani politics risk aggravating problems and heightening regional tension

In recent days, all eyes have been on President Trump’s tweet on January 1, 2018 which sent out an unequivocal message, that it can not be business …

Pakistan

US repays Pakistani cooperation with enmity

Illustration: Liu Rui/GT<p>The US Department of State recently announced a suspension of security assistance to Pakistan unless it took decisive action …

News (China)

Rand Paul's proposal to stop aid to Pakistan a landmark step, but history shows US unlikely to 'disengage' completely - Firstpost

The proposal by Senator Rand Paul to cut off all aid to Pakistan and use the money for building infrastructure in the United States is surely one of …

Rand Paul

PPP condemns removal of BB's picture from BISP logo

SLAMABAD - Pakistan People’s Party Parliamentarians Secretary Information Dr Nafisa Shah on Sunday condemned the act of removing Benazir Bhutto's …

Nawaz Sharif

No alliance with US anymore, says Khawaja Asif

A day after the United States announced the suspension of all security aid to Pakistan, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif said Islamabad’s alliance with …

Pakistan

SC’s Panama ruling triggered chaos in the country: Nawaz

SARGODHA - Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, addressing a big public meeting at Kotmomin in district Sargodha on Saturday, said the Supreme Court’s …

Pakistan

How Trump’s reckless tweets could shake Pakistan’s fragile stability

Pakistan has joined the ranks of countries hit by one of US President Donald Trump’s characteristic tweet storms. In his first tweet of 2018, Trump …

News (China)

Imran’s statements reveal who’s pulling his strings: Marriyum Aurangzeb

Minister of State for Information Marriyum Aurangzeb said on Friday that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan’s press conference earlier …

Imran Khan

Imran holds ruling party responsible for US actions

ISLAMABAD - After the US suspended security aid to Pakistan, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan on Friday blamed the ruling Pakistan Muslim …

Pakistan

The US has many levers against Pakistan’s perfidy

A significant section of American academia argues that the US has minimal coercive leverage over Pakistan. Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint<p>It wasn’t …

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

Nawaz Sharif Threatens to Expose Pakistan Establishment’s ‘Behind the Curtain Activities’

The former Pakistani prime minister also urged self-reflection to understand the country’s lack of credibility and acceptance at the international …

Pakistan

You Ask What We've Done? From Our Bases You Carried Out 57,800 Attacks On Afghanistan: Pakistan Foreign Minister To Trump

Days after US President Donald Trump accused Pakistan of doing “nothing” against terrorism, an emotional Pakistan foreign minister Khawaja Asif, in a …

Pakistan

Why We Should Prioritize American Interests Above Our Values In Foreign Policy

The latest dustup in the world of foreign policy gurus occurred when a memo written to U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson by Brian Hook, an …

Foreign Policy

Pervez Musharraf claims he gave women their rights, but then mocks Bilawal Bhutto Zardari by calling him a “woman”

<b>“Bilawal jo nahre laga raha ke auraton ke tarah. Sub se pehley tu yeh keh aadmi ban ker dikhai aur phir nahre lagwai.”</b><b>(Bilawal is raising slogans</b> …

Feminism

We Will Not Dance to War Drums

In 2013, my friend, Perveen Rehman, a popular, soft-spoken development worker, was gunned down in Pakistan’s southern port city of Karachi. She was …

Liberal View

Why the Clean Drinking Water Project Is Going Nowhere in Pakistan’s Punjab

Nearly 20 years since the problem of poisonous water first surfaced in the some villages of the province, they still do not have a functional water …

Pakistan

Pakistan Has All the Leverage Over Trump

On Jan. 1, President Donald Trump offered his maiden tweet of 2018:<p>The United States has foolishly given Pakistan more than 33 billion dollars in aid …

Foreign Policy