Faryal political musical chairs
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Conspiracy theory: Faryal may play political musical chairs for corridors of power

By Rehan Khan ISLAMABAD, Tuesday, January 5, 2021 (WNP/DL): God forbids! If Asif Ali Zardari passes away at this crucial juncture of his one and only son’s political career, Faryal Talpur may highjack the party’s leadership on the pretext that Bilawal Bhutto Zardari is still immature and party’s affairs are beyond his control. The corrupt […]

Online violence against women
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Online violence against women damaging their social, personal and professional life

LAHORE, Friday, January 01, 2020 (WNP/DL): In recent years internet penetration and social media usage have seen a significant increase in Pakistan. With the increasing use of social media, online violence against girls and women is escalating and many women are becoming the victim of cyber-crimes. Now, this is crucial to ensure that the digital space […]

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Child sexual abuse: Let’s make Pakistan safer for our kids in 2021

LAHORE, Thursday, December 31, 2020 (WNP/DL): Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) is the darkest and most destructive experience that a child can undergo. CSA not only affect the children physically but it causes long term psychological issues that may adversely affect their lives. The impact of child sexual abuse is not just devastating for survivors, but […]

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Lahore show: PDM enters blind alley – a bad omen for democracy, country’s sovereignty

By Rehan Khan ISLAMABAD, Tuesday, December 15, 2020 (WNP/DL): Without going in the controversy of Lahore show’s success or unsuccess, it is very much clear that Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) has entered a blind alley which is completely a bad omen for the democracy and even sovereignty of the state. Taking the lead, Pakistan Peoples […]

Pakistan defense invincible risk
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A bitter reality: Those who made Pakistan’s defense invincible termed security risks

By Rehan Khan ISLAMABAD, Friday, December 11, 2020 (WNP/DL): A riddle yet to be resolved, how a man who is called the “father of nuclear deterrence programme” and a woman described as a “political architect of missile technology” could be termed security risks despite making Pakistan’s defense invincible. This is a big question mark over […]

Critics term Aseefa Bhutto Zardari born leader, catalyst for change
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Critics term Aseefa Bhutto Zardari born leader, catalyst for change

By Rehan Khan ISLAMABAD, Thursday, December 3, 2020 (WNP/DL): On the occasion of Pakistan Peoples Party’s foundation day, Aseefa Bhutto Zardari stunned the critics by her maiden speech at the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM)’s rally held in Multan on Monday, November 30. After witnessing her confidence and communication context throughout the procession, they termed her […]

PDM - a marriage of convenience for NRO, status quo
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PDM – a marriage of convenience for NRO, status quo

By Rehan Khan ISLAMABAD, Friday, November 27, 2020 (WNP/DL): The Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) is a marriage of convenience among the PML-N, PPP and JUI-F, the major opposition parties in the consortium, to seek the national reconciliation ordinance (NRO) and maintain their status quo. This is not the first time; the opposition parties have united […]

UN a silent spectator over Kashmir issue despite passage of many resolutions
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UN a silent spectator over Kashmir issue despite passage of many resolutions

ISLAMABAD, Sunday, August 09, 2020 (WNP/DL): After the slaughter of millions of human lives as a result of World War I, the League of Nations was created on January 10,1920 to ensure international peace. Later, Lenin regarded this organisation as a ‘Thieves Kitchen’ as it failed to maintain world peace, which ultimately unfortunately pushed the […]

Balance of power essential for peaceful coexistence
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Balance of power essential for peaceful coexistence

ISLAMABAD, Friday, June 05, 2020 (WNP/DL): Strategic balance of power is considered essential to ensure the existence of nation states when threatened in the prevailing international system. The desired equilibrium is achieved and maintained through various balancing mechanisms. Firstly, by building war potential and upgrading combat worthiness both in conventional and non-conventional spheres. This could […]

Total disconnect between centre, provinces is hallmark of PTI govt amid COVID-19
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Total disconnect between centre, provinces is hallmark of PTI govt amid COVID-19

By Senator Lt Gen (R) Abdul Qayyum ISLAMABAD, Wednesday, June 03, 2020 (WNP/DL): Coronavirus is an invisible enemy armed with lethal killing sting against which the entire humankind has presently no defence and unfortunately no firm hope to find its counter in the immediate future. We are not sure for how long the world will […]

Coronavirus pandemic: PM Imran to face resistance if ban imposed on prayers in mosques
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Coronavirus pandemic: PM Imran to face resistance if ban imposed on prayers in mosques

  By Rehan Khan If the wife of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s test can be positive for coronavirus and United States President Donald Trump can be tested as precaution then who on earth commoners are to show attitudes in case of adopting preemptive measures against this deadly viral infection. ISLAMABAD, Tuesday, March 17, 2020: […]