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Why PPP Doesn’t Want to Support Imran and TuQ

By • Jun 14th, 2014 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

What skies have fallen that there is so much unrest on the political scene. It seems that everything is uncertain and disintegrating. Government of PML-N seems paralyzed, scared, immobile, and clueless as what to do. They are failing, tripping, and running amok here and there aimlessly and the whole scenario disgusts me. During last 5 […]

Hai Bijli, Hai Bijli

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

332 days have passed since Nawaz Sharif became the third time Prime Minister of Pakistan, and perhaps the last time. The sole reason why PPP got white-washed in the general elections last year was the fact that they failed to resolve the issue of electricity. The reasons for that were numerous and any rational analysis […]

Pakistan Climate Change

By • Apr 13th, 2014 • Category: Lead Story

Climate change, global warming and caring for planet is no more the exclusive game of rich and elite. It’s not anymore the favorite topic of useless and lengthy presentations and speeches at the plush conferences in the lavish hotel halls and conference venues in the advanced capitals of the world. Climate change challenge is here […]

Justice Jawad S. Khawaja – Iftikhar Chaudhry Re-incarnated?

By • Mar 20th, 2014 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

Groupie group of Iftikhar Chaudhry is still very much present in the Supreme Court of Pakistan and they certainly miss those heydays of suo moto actions, dressing down of bureaucrats, dismissals of prime ministers, open insults of politicians, uninterrupted media tickers, and blanket authority. They badly miss those days when their statements became the breaking […]

Bilawal and MQM are Soldiers of Pakistan

By • Feb 23rd, 2014 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

When everybody is confused, scared, and expedient there are only two personalities who are speaking openly and fearlessly against the scrooge of terrorist Taliban and showing their contempt for the obscure and barbaric stance of their apologists. When people like Imran Khan and Munawar Hassan are acting as political wing of TTP, its only PPP […]

Chaudhry Nisar Threatened Tariq Malik’s Daughter

By • Jan 13th, 2014 • Category: Politics

In presence of Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan, Nawaz Sharif and his PML-N government doesn’t need any enemies. The opposition parties like PPP, PTI, MQM, ANP, and others can take rest because their role and much more than that is being played by the arrogant and egoist interior minister Nisar Ali Khan, and the dumb premier […]

Houses in Benazir Bhutto Towns Sindh Government Forms Registration Ballot

By • Jan 11th, 2014 • Category: Misc

Benazir Bhutto Towns in Karachi, Hyderabad, Nawab Shah, Larkana, Jamshoro, Thatha, Sanghar, Badin, and in various other cities of Sindh province are for free houses for poor people by the government of Sindh. Spacious, well built, equipped with all the aminities of life, these houses are evidence of PPP poor friendly policies. Pakistan Peoples Party […]

What’s The Problem With Munawar Hasan?

By • Nov 9th, 2013 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

Uzr aane mein bhi hai aur bulaate bhi nahin Baa’is-e-tark-e-mulaaqaat bataate bhi nahin Khoob parda hai ke chilaman se lage baithe hain Saaf chupte bhi nahi saamane aate bhi nahin Mansoora, the headquarter of Jamat-e-Islami and their various small centers across the Pakistan are the refuge for the foreign terrorists. JI is not that much […]

Post Zardari Pakistan

By • Sep 6th, 2013 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

President Zardari was holding the balance right at the top and was the primary ingredient in ensuring that this democracy carries on. His reconciliation policy was the cornerstone which kept the military to not stage a coup, opposition to not to destabilize the political government, and government to not to indulge in political vendetta. Zardari […]

Irfan Siddiqui Enjoys in Swat with Family on PML-N Expense

By • Jul 18th, 2013 • Category: Politics

The family columnist of Sharif family, Irfan Siddiqui has himself admitted in his today’s column in Daily Jang that he is enjoying the hospitality of the Ameer Muqam, the leading PML-N leader in the Khyber Pukhtunkhawa. How could Ameer Muqam, the pistol-brother brother of Nawaz Sharif refuse to the wishes and demands of the family […]