• 02 March, 2024
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Hunting Khalistani Network And Question of Intelligence Agencies

Since past three months important Khalistani leaders were assassinated by unknown assailants. The incidents of killings were quite suspicious and carried out in what may be called one hit job.…

Punjab – Seeking Way Forward In Simmering Crisis

Introduction Role models like Rishi Sunak, PM of the UK, and Ajay Banga, recently appointed President of World Bank, bolster Punjab’s image, giving it a larger-than-life narrative. The community is…

By Lt Gen K J Singh (Retd)

US And The West Rearing Khalistani Snakes In Their Backyard

The origins of the Khalistani movement can be traced back to the partition era. However, it gained prominence in the 70’s under the patronage of Zia-ul-Haq. At that time Zia…

Faux Pas In Punjab

History, as Karl Marx said, “repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce”. What we witnessed in the 1980s was a tragedy when, as has been rightly said, there was…

By Prakash Singh

Managing Democracy In Pakistan: An Enduring Experiment by the Establishment

Ploy for an Early Poll On 01 March 2023, a five-member bench of Pakistan’s Supreme Court led by Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial gave a split 3-2 ruling for conducting…

By Vivek Verma

Punjab: On The Boil Again

Punjab—the land of saints and seers, the granary of India, nursery of the nation’s exceptionally gallant soldiers and outstanding sportspersons--- appears to be once again, sliding to the brink of…

By Lt Gen Kamal Davar (Retd)

Is Khalistan Rising Again?

Recently, the All India Conference of Director Generals/Inspector Generals of Police took place in Delhi. Khalistan extremism emerged as a key security concern at the conference and was discussed by…

Water Conflict Between India and Pakistan

Recently, India announced the desire to modify the 62-year-old Indus Water Treaty (IWT) with Pakistan, citing what it called Pakistan's unwillingness to find a solution to disputes over the Kishenganga…

Pak SC strikes down deputy speaker’s ruling, names Parvez Elahi as Punjab CM

Islamabad, Jul 26 (PTI) Pakistan's Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down Punjab Assembly deputy speaker's controversial decision to reject 10 votes during the chief minister's election as unconstitutional and named…

Setback to Imran Khan as PML-N’s Hamza Sharif retains Pakistan’s Punjab province CM post

Lahore, Jul 22 (PTI) In a setback to ousted Pakistan premier Imran Khan, Hamza Shehbaz, son of Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, was declared the winner in the election to the…

Imran Khan demands fresh general elections in Pakistan after impressive show in Punjab by-polls

Lahore, Jul 18 (PTI) Imran Khan has demanded fresh general elections in Pakistan after his Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party registered an impressive electoral victory in the crucial Punjab assembly by-polls, dealing a…

Imran Khan’s party makes come back in Pak’s Punjab assembly by-polls: PM Sharif suffers setback

Lahore, Jul 17 (PTI) Ousted premier Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf on Sunday made a 'clean sweep' in the crucial Punjab assembly by-polls, in a major setback to Prime Minister Shehbaz…