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Let’s Strike the Right Chord

By A Khokar • Jan 9th, 2014 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

Solution lies in creating ‘National Security council’ and not in punishing Musharraf to thwart any future adventurism.
It’s very important that PM Nawaz Sharif must not be allowed to fiddle with the laws and manipulate the courts by wielding his powers and quell and silence a Moderate Voice like of General Pervez Musharraf who brought back [...]



Is Musharraf a Traitor or a Scapegoat?

By A Khokar • Jan 7th, 2014 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

This must be crystal clear to all of us that Pak Military Judicial system is independent of Pakistan Judiciary and that;
· All the Military Personals may only be tried by Military Court for their any committed  offence under the Military PPC (Pakistan Penal Code 1952 duly amended, validated and indemnified by the parliament in 1977) [...]



While Musharraf Flies off

By A Khokar • Jan 5th, 2014 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

While Musharraf flies off;  the Moderation and decency in the society also take its flight away from this land……
The first man on the List, Mr Musharraf , the Champion of the moderation in our society who  set this country free of any oppression is being evicted from this country for good. This leaves behind the [...]



What’s there on the Horizon in 2014 for Pakistan

By A Khokar • Jan 3rd, 2014 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

While judicial activism against Musharraf goes on; in order to subside the heightened temperature of masses and divert the masses attention… Maulana Sami ul Haq is asked to stage a drama of negotiation for peace with TTP. Amazingly he is asked to go against his own salfi Forces…TTP.
Imran Khan is quite on this subject but [...]



Is restoring democracy an act of treason…?

By A Khokar • Dec 31st, 2013 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

CJP Iftikhar chowdhary was ceaselessly indulging in Judicial activism. This was severely disrupting and undermining the normal govt functioning. Govt machinery was brought to halt and planned democratic elections were also feared being derailed. President Musharraf had come long way but on the advice of PM Shuakat Aziz, he promulgated emergency in the country that [...]



Koi pather na marey meray Dewaney ko

By A Khokar • Oct 29th, 2013 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

There is no doubt that; no one from our present day political arena may measure up to the dynamism and extraordinary wielding shown by Ex-President Pervez Musharraf during his golden era. He was the man who has been striving hard for the well being of this country and has done marvels in the fields of [...]



What is lurking on our Horizon: a Taliban Emirate in FATA

By A Khokar • Oct 29th, 2013 • Category: Politics

While US decides to keep its strong force after its exit of main forces from Afghanistan and  possibly may turn Kabul into their stronghold and create Iraq like Green Zone.
Mullah Omer may start a civil war to exercise Taliban’s control outside Kabul but in the presence of US; he may not be able to establish [...]



Drones, Pervez Musharraf and ‘Arab and his Camel’ story

By A Khokar • Oct 26th, 2013 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

Pervez Musharraf in his official statement , gives out that Drone strike was agreed with US lead Allied forces and when the Taliban and Al Qaeda miscreants while fighting against US occupation of Afghanistan, will escape to FATA area and in hot pursuit by US forces, they used to retreat to inaccessible areas and hide. [...]



Why US Drones may not go off our Skies?

By A Khokar • Oct 23rd, 2013 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

Drone attacks on our territory have many dimensions attached to them. No doubt that drones attacks were initially used sparingly to eliminate the miscreants and Afghani fugitive escapee using sanctuaries in FATA Pakistan to alight and to revamp. Bombs kept on raining down on them to eliminate them by the tacit approval of Pak army [...]



Taliban are just the Mercenaries

By A Khokar • Sep 16th, 2013 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

All party Conference approves talking to group of Taliban in Pakistan … but is there any use talking to mercenaries when we know who their Master is?

Taliban in Pakistan and their groups like Lashker Jhangvi, Sepah e Sahba, LeT or TTP; all are mercenaries unleashing atrocities and destroying and depleting our society from within.

Thousands are [...]