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Pakistan’s Economic Dependency

Pakistan's Economic Dependency

Pakistan is considered an economically fragile and unstable country, owing to the rampant maladministration. Though multiple factors can be attributed to it, yet ‘the vested interests of the ruling class’ have always been the most prominent. Geographically, Pakistan has been greatly blessed by nature but regional as well as international interests have been a curse for it. Since its birth, ... Read More »

EDUCATION REFORMS

EDUCATION REFORMS

Panacea to All Ills Education is considered the mainstay of a country’s growth as it plays a catalytic role in socioeconomic development. In any society, economic progress or social change can be stimulated and sustained only when common people are provided with education. Development of any country is directly dependent on quality education, especially the technical and vocational training, as ... Read More »

Some Possible Solutions to KASHMIR ISSUE

KASHMIR ISSUE

Kashmir has been a bone of contention between India and Pakistan since the two countries gained independence in 1947. Although 71 years have passed since then, this long-stretched issue still occupies a paramount position in India-Pakistan relations. The seeds of conflict were sown at the time of partition of the Indian Subcontinent because there were 565 princely states at that ... Read More »

On Water Conservation

Water Conservation

There are a great many reasons behind the depleting water resources in Pakistan; however, the one that is often ignored is unnecessary pumping of underground water. The problem of water scarcity in our country has gained momentum over the past several years. The underground water table has fallen into a danger zone but, unfortunately, the concerned authorities seem to be ... Read More »

How to Earn More FOREIGN EXCHANGE

FOREIGN EXCHANGE

Pakistan is one of the largest cotton-producing countries in the world – actually the fourth biggest having a share of 9.5 percent, as per 2017 figures. After the creation of Pakistan, industrial estates were established in different parts of the country where numerous categories of industries would operate. Textile industry was given top priority in establishing various types of mills ... Read More »

How to Create Millions of Jobs

How to Create Millions of Jobs

Plant the miracle Moringa tree for 1 million jobs, 25 million trees and Rs. 126 million revenue Pakistan is an agricultural country. It has the distinction of having the largest contiguous gravity flow irrigation system in the world – consisting of three reservoirs (Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma), 19 barrages, 12 huge inter-link canals, 59,200km of irrigation canals and over 1.6 ... Read More »

Responding to the US threats

Responding to the US threats

In spite of all its machinations, the United States of America has failed to vanquish Pakistan. Now, nothing can happen. When lethal terrorist outfits like TTP, BLA, Al-Qaeda and others, who had their presence from Karachi to Peshawar and from Gwadar to Lahore, could not weaken Pakistan, what would they do now with only a few hundred survivors? When President ... Read More »

ELECTIONS 2018

ELECTIONS 2018

It’s time to hold our leaders accountable Democracy, rule of the people, is comprised of complex webs of accountabilities between people and those who use power to govern on their behalf. Democratic accountability is comprised of justifications for these uses of power, combined with distributions of empowerments in such a way that those affected can sanction its use. Key problems ... Read More »