Pakistan’s Defense Budget, Economy: Points to Ponder

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s upcoming budget shows a 5 percent increase in defense spending, which observers say…

News, Views, Tweets of Interest on Thursday…

Top Military Officer Apologizes for Role in Trump Photo Op…‘I Should Not Have Been There’…Trudeau Says…

News, Views, Tweets of Interest Thursday…

Armed civilians on the streets of Minneapolis, guarding community, buildings during the George Floyd protests… WASH…

Human Rights Campaigners Demand UN Inquiry: Burning Down of a Rohingya Village

Human rights campaigners are demanding a UN inquiry into the alleged burning down of a village…

Some Details Emerge About the PIA Plane Crash

DESPARDES — An experienced crew was on board the ill-fated PIA flight 8303 — a A380…

USA ‘Would Lose War with China in Pacific’, Warns Pentagon

DESPARDES — That USA would lose war with China in Pacific is a possibility which is…

Don’t Cry For Me, We’re the Shirtless Ones

IRSHAD SALIM (Updated) — My 17-year-old assistant Shahbaz’s father Nawaz brought me some freshly grinded gur…

اب مذمتوں ، قراردادوں ، تشویش سے آگے جانا ہوگا۔

امیر محمد خان ہم شائد بہت معصوم قوم ہیں،چھوٹی چھوٹی چیزوں پر اپنے لئے خیر کا…

Can’t Be Doodling Chaos

IRSHAD SALIM — Back in November 2018, I correlated the going on’s with angry Beethoven’s 5th…