INSIGHT: Frontloading National Security With Economics the Way Forward

IRSHAD SALIM — There’s a new normal everyone realizes but may have found it difficult or…

Dubai Job Seeker Left Aghast at Prospective Employer’s Email: ‘Why Need a Job, Go to Delhi in Shaheen Bagh For Protests’

DESPARDES — An Indian-Muslim from Kerala was left aghast — and is still upset — after…

INDIA SITUATION: ‘Cannot Stand By and Let Another Gujarat Happen’

DESPARDES REPORT — On Tuesday, Dawn reported that “Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said the…

The Celestine Prophecy: And Here It Is 2020

ARUN DEAN — This novel discusses a Mayan sacred manuscript that was written around 600 B.C.,…

Views of a Psychiatrist From Pakistan on Covid 19 Crisis

DR. MOWADAT RANA — Pandemic means (Pan: all, demos: people) we all will meet Covid-19 in…

A Woman of Pakistan Origin Sets an Example in New York

IRSHAD SALIM — A note (below) being shared about a family in Brooklyn, New York I’ve…

Indian Classical Singer’s Tribute to ‘Ghazal Queen’ Begum Akhtar: ‘Aye Mohabbat Tere Anjam Pe Rona Aaya’

DESPARDES — Renowned classical singer Shruti Sadolikar Katkar offered her tributes to subcontinent’s greatest classical singer…

Saudi Binladin Hires Investment Advisor, CEO as It Plans $15 Bln Debt Restructuring

SoDATA — Saudi Binladin Group (SBG) has hired an investment bank to advise on its $15…

Indian Woman Gang-Raped After Being Quarantined Alone

Woman forcibly quarantined inside school in Jaipur gang-raped by 3 youths An Indian woman was allegedly…

John Lennon ‘Imagines’ One World, No Countries …Back in 1971

IRSHAD SALIM — Neither wars (under different pretexts) nor peace through the UN or bilateral, trilateral,…