Date archive forJuly, 2016
By pak_adnews On Friday, July 29th, 2016
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پاکستان میں فرقہ واریت کو فروغ دینے کی عالمی سازشیں اور قرآن و سنت کی روشنی میں عوام کی ذمہ داریاں

[pukhto] پاکستان میں فرقہ واریت کو فروغ دینے کی عالمی سازشیں اور قرآن و سنت کی روشنی میں عوام کی ذمہ داریاں  افتخار حسین معروف More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, July 29th, 2016
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Afghan government loses 5 percent of territory in 4 months: U.S. government watchdog

The Afghan government lost control or influence of nearly 5 percent of its territory between January and May, the U.S government’s top watchdog on Afghanistan said in a report on Friday, an indication of the More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, July 28th, 2016
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How Technology is Reaching Pakistan’s Children with the Polio Vaccine

By Ken Banks In our February story – Cell Coverage: Reaching Pakistan’s Children with the Polio Vaccine – Aziz Memon wrote about Rotary‘s work to replace traditional paper reporting of polio, maternal More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, July 28th, 2016
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The Problem With Afghanistan’s Counterinsurgency

Kabul is using a centralized approach to fight a decentralized insurgency. By Metra Mehran and Abdul Waheed Ahmad The  Taliban have been seizing numerous districts throughout northern Afghanistan and even temporarily More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, July 28th, 2016
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Afghan Special Forces Feeling Not So Special Anymore

By Jessica Donati and Habib Khan Totakhil Morale among some Afghan special forces is wearing thin as they are increasingly called upon to lead the fight against the Taliban, with teams feeling exploited by their More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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Afghanistan Evaluates ISIS Threat in the Wake of Kabul Attack

By  Hamid Shalizi and James Mackenzie     ISIS is threatening more attacks against Afghanistan‘s Hazara minority after Saturday’s suicide blasts in Kabul that killed 80 people, pledging to retaliate against More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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Repealing AFSPA Only won’t Make Much Difference in Kashmir

By Ishaal Zehra While it’s been four years that the United Nations has asked India to repeal the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, the Indian Army has continued with its horrendous practice of More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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Afghan President Preferred India over Pakistan

By Tariq Rizwan Despite the recent clashes on Torkham border between the two sides’ border forces, Afghans consider Pakistan as their second home after Afghanistan. Millions of Afghans are still living in Pakistan More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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Kashmir Has Its Own Identity

Kashmir Has Its Own Identity To the Editor: The headline from your July 22 editorial, “Kashmir in Crisis” could not sum up the situation in Kashmir better. You noted that “The unrest is a major setback for More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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America ignores Pakistan at its peril: John McCain

By John McCain Over the July 4 weekend, I made my annual trip to Afghanistan to visit US troops and military commanders. I also travelled to Pakistan to meet civilian and military leaders and to discuss counterterrorism More...