PAKISTAN

Editorial LISA Journal Issue-24

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Currently there are important geostrategic changes taking place in South Asia. After decades of mistrust and hostility, Russia and Pakistan are now seeing the enormous strategic benefits of a bilateral relationship. In this fast-changing and evolving international scenario, Russian interests in Pakistan are beginning to unfold. Though President Putin could not visit Pakistan in early Octob

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Indian Author Wins Prestigious International Book Award

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Noted Indian freelance journalist and human rights activist Oliver D’Souza has won the prestigious London Institute Of South Asia (LISA) Book Of The Year Award for 2011-12 for his book ‘Truth About Dalits’. LISA BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2011-12

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“Bring ’em on!” – US tells Pakistan

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Is the United States starting a low-intensity war against Pakistan? The signs look ominous. The relentless drone attacks through the recent months are destabilizing Pakistan’s tribal areas, especially the areas adjacent to the border with Afghanistan. The US’ excuse is that the drones are hunting down the militants belonging to the so-called Haqqani group. But they are causing a lot

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Islamabad firm on Iranian gas

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KARACHI - The possible entry of Russia into the proposed Iran-Pakistan (IP) project has raised concerns in Washington, which is strongly opposed to gas imports from Iran. Russia is ready to finance and build not only the IP pipeline but also the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline under a government-to-government deal reached between Islamabad and Moscow last month. US A

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Fire Of Ambedkar Haunts tem, Not the Narratives of Discrimination

  0 comments   |     by W Brawat

Aamir Khan has done which none could have done so far in the mainstream communication world. That untouchability and not caste system came in for a discussion in the discourse  needs to be appreciated, though the efforts were half-hearted to say the least. The one part of the cel

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A Russia House on the Indian Ocean

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The building blocks of the historic visit by Russian President Vladimir Putin to Pakistan in September have begun arriving in Islamabad. It is a poignant moment in the region's history and politics. This will be the first time a Russian presid

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Amnesty slams US for 'unlawful' Osama raid

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Amnesty International (AI), a leading human rights group, Thursday condemned the United States for the “unlawful” commando raid that killed Osama Bin Laden in his Abbottabad hideout.   “The US administration made clear that the operation had been conducted under the United States’s theory of a global armed conflict between the US and al-Qaeda

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Amnesty slams US for 'unlawful' Osama raid

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Amnesty International (AI), a leading human rights group, Thursday condemned the United States for the “unlawful” commando raid that killed Osama Bin Laden in his Abbottabad hideout.  “The US administration made clear that the operation had been conducted under the United States’s theory of a global armed conflict between the US and al-Qaeda in which

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EDITORIAL

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Pakistan Media Corrupted Starting 2010 the Obama administration made plans to spend nearly $50 million on Pakistani media to reverse anti-America

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Emperor Nero and the US

  0 comments   |     by Will Cuppy

It is an American satirist who gets the joke; the bounty of $ 10 million on the head of Hafiz Saeed is no joke. It is violation of all norms of law. As pointed out by the writer: “A bounty presupposes someone who is a fugitive from law, or having been sentenced is absconding or having served a term and on bail has jumped the bail. The Hafiz does not fall into any of these cate

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