International

Understanding the Afghan endgame

The 2019 thrill is that Afghanistan is readying itself for experiencing once again the endgame ...
International

The endgame — second phase

The expected endgame in Afghanistan is becoming apparent with both sides, the US and the ...
International

Donald Trump’s “America first”

US President Donald Trump might be resorting to a course correction attempt on his country’s ...
National

A low ebb in Pak-US relations

The lowest ebb of Pak-US bilateral relations is now discernable, marked by counterclaims and recriminations. ...
International

Pakistan’s Afghan challenge

A myriad accidents impinges on already tenuous bilateral ties between Pakistan and Afghanistan – two ...
National

Pakistan: in search of a new master

On 17 September 2018, in his maiden address to parliament, President Arif Alvi said that ...
International

Culmination of the London Plan

The authenticity of what was known in the past has been confirmed now: the London ...
National

The cost of Pak-US estrangement

Pakistan tends to labour under the assumption that the US needs Pakistan more than the ...
National

Resetting ties with the US

Under the euphoria of a “Naya Pakistan” (New Pakistan), Pakistan yearns for resetting its bilateral ...
National

Challenges facing Pakistan

On 1 January, 2018, the warning tweeted by US President Donald Trump to Pakistan to ...