Osama Bin Laden Killing- More about Containing Pakistan

By Majed Iqbal- As news broke in the early hours today morning on the Killing of Osama Bin Laden, the worlds most wanted man, the event raised many questions. The narrative has continuously been peddled today that the Pakistani Authorities knew nothing of the operation. This is despite the incident taking place merely fifty kilometers […]

David Cameron Pakistan Trip- “We are responsible for many world Problems”

By Majed Iqbal– It was only last year during a visit to India, British Prime Minister David Cameron labelled Pakistan a terrorist haven. A year on and this time on Pakistani soil, In Islamabad, David Cameron confesses that Britain’s meddling in many hotspots in the world is the root cause of modern conflicts. Cameron’s remarks […]

Davis Dilemma – A Crisis or blessing in disguise for Pakistan?

By Poet AJ– On 27th January Raymond Davis shot dead two Pakistani youth in Lahore whom he alleged were trying to rob him. The Pakistani government has already allowed Blackwater to carry out blasts and kidnap citizens openly but this incident has proven that the rulers in Pakistan have forfeited their sovereignty and given Americans […]

JUMAH KHUTBAH- Who will Defend Dr Aafia Siddiqui now?

By Majed Iqbal Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatahu Inshallah you are all in the best state of health and Imaan.  Please take time to send durood upon the Prophet (saw) especially on the Day of Jumah.. Abu Hurrayrah (Radi Allah Ta’lah Anhu) narrated Allah’s Messenger (Salallahu-aleihi-wasallam) said,  “The person who recites eighty times on Friday […]

The Long March Episode- Democracy and Dictatorship- Two sides of the same coin?

 By Majed Iqbal- The weekend in Pakistan saw the much awaited long march take its turn to add itself onto the list of the on-going Political crisis plaguing the country. President Zardari had pledged to reinstate the deposed Chief justice Mr Chaudhry, who had been removed by Musharraf in the November state of emergency, within […]

America uses Pakistani Airbases to strike at Pakistan’s Citizens

 By Majed Iqbal- What has been speculated by many and under denial for years by the previous Musharraf government and now the new Zardari government has now come to surface. Pakistani soil and airspace has and is still being used by America to launch strikes both in Afghanistan and in Pakistan. The US was secretly […]