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Globalization of Terrorism and Strategies for combating it

Globalization of Terrorism and Strategies for combating it

July 27, 2017 | Syed Asif Hussaini

Despite the fact that Afghanistan has suffered heavily as a result of horror and terror, the threat posed by terrorists will not be restricted within a particular geography. The fact...

The Challenges Hampering Counterinsurgency

The Challenges Hampering Counterinsurgency

July 25, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Afghanistan is not only embroiled in instability, but there are many issues challenging the National Unity Government (NUG). The continual terrorist attacks and suicide bombings, despite...

No Words to Articulate my Anguish

No Words to Articulate my Anguish

July 25, 2017 | Sakhi Danish

Are you really able to fight back your tears while seeing hot drops of blood oozing from the wounds of a terrorist victim? What about the bodies riddled with Kalashnikov or throats sliced...

A Glance at Law of Assembly, Demonstrations and Strikes

A Glance at Law of Assembly, Demonstrations and Strikes

July 24, 2017 | Mohammad Eshaq Arifi

The draft law of assembly, demonstrations and strikes was rejected by law-making committee and the cabinet of National Unity Government (NUG) for several times and was referred to related...

Sprouting Seeds of Hope

Sprouting Seeds of Hope

July 23, 2017 | Sarwar Danish

Social and economic developments are a complicated and time-consuming process. Reaching development in its modern concept is in need of long time and certain conditions, in Afghanistan...

In Pursuit of Reviving Identity

In Pursuit of Reviving Identity

July 22, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Social-traditional structure and tribal customs have constantly marginalized women from social and political arenas. Women’s identity was veiled in mystery and their role was reduced...

Afghanistan’s Peace Prospect

Afghanistan’s Peace Prospect

July 20, 2017 | Liaqat Ali Amini

Peace has remained elusive in Afghanistan and all efforts made in this regard came to a stalemate. Several institutions were established with the hope of replacing war with...

Nonstop Bleeding Around the Globe

Nonstop Bleeding Around the Globe

July 20, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

The carnage and bloodshed, which continue globally in a massive scale, inflict indescribable pain and sufferings upon nations. The flagrant violation of human rights and dignity is not...

Political Tension Soars between Afghan Officials

Political Tension Soars between Afghan Officials

July 19, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Political cleavage emerged between Afghan officials within the government apparatus has filled the air with a sense of anxiety for both state and nation. With the growing discontent...

Pakistan on the Verge of Political Syndrome

Pakistan on the Verge of Political Syndrome

July 18, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Pakistani government is embroiled in two major challenges, the issue of combating terrorism and the Panama Papers, which has put pressure on Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif...

Why am “I” Not Seen?

Why am “I” Not Seen?

July 18, 2017 | Monirah Yosufzada

I shoulder my way through a tunnel filled with light but the closer I get the dimmer the light becomes. Tunnel comes to end and I step on hard ground with fear. I stand up with trembling...

Taliban’s School of Thought

Taliban’s School of Thought

July 17, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

The Taliban’s radical mindsets and cruel practices in Afghanistan reflected their ideology. The Taliban group ruled Afghanistan from September 1996 until December 2001...

Panama Papers Challenging Pakistani Prime Minister

Panama Papers Challenging Pakistani Prime Minister

July 16, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

The six-member Joint Investigation Team (JIT) that probed Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif family’s business dealings in its 10-volume report submitted to the Supreme Court...

Equality of Nations in Afghanistan

Equality of Nations in Afghanistan

July 16, 2017 | Abdul Hamid Arifi

The equality of tribes and ethnic groups is a highly significant issue and one of the fundamental principles in human rights discourse, which has been stressed in international...

The Fırst Annıversary of the Great Vıctory of our Democracy

The Fırst Annıversary of the Great Vıctory of our Democracy

July 15, 2017 | Binali Yıldırım

It has been a year since we thwarted the bloodiest terrorist attack in the history of the Republic of Turkey. Turkey has proven its resilience, ability to recover and strength in he course...

Hate Crime – A Great Cause for Concern

Hate Crime – A Great Cause for Concern

July 15, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

When women clad in Islamic veil boarded the passenger train in the Mainpuri district of India on Wednesday, they were chased and robbed. The male offenders jumped inside the train and...

20 years after the Asian Financial Crisis: What have we learned?

20 years after the Asian Financial Crisis: What have we learned?

July 13, 2017 | Takehiko Nakao

This month marks 20 years since the Asian Financial Crisis. It’s appropriate to consider at this juncture why the crisis happened, and what we have learned about how countries...

Afghanistan – From Stable Internal Policy to Foreign Policy

Afghanistan – From Stable Internal Policy to Foreign Policy

July 13, 2017 | Syed Asif Husaini

In a press conference regarding his recent trip in the Middle East, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said, “Today my focus is on this major issue that Afghanistan’s location should...

Observing Humanitarian Law in Afghanistan’s Internal Conflicts

Observing Humanitarian Law in Afghanistan’s Internal Conflicts

July 12, 2017 | Abdul Hamid Arifi

The social life of human beings has begun with conflict and was beset by destructive war and skirmish throughout the history. War was an indispensable fact for mankind. On the other hand...

Nostalgia for Cultural Values

Nostalgia for Cultural Values

July 11, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Afghanistan has a rich culture and glorious history. To keep its cultural values intact, Afghan nation made a lot of sacrifices. A number of great scholars and poets grew up in the...

Facebook User’s Unwise and Emotional Approach to Issues

 Facebook User’s Unwise and Emotional Approach to Issues

July 11, 2017 | Mohammad Baqirian

The necessary ground for using an instrument needs to be paved. That is to say, capacity is to be built in a society before using an instrument or else it will be used negatively and...

Ambiguous Outlook for Peace in Afghanistan

Ambiguous Outlook for Peace in Afghanistan

July 10, 2017 | Mohammad Eshaq Arifi

Peace will come to fruition in Afghanistan if the effective factors are committed to their human responsibilities. It is an unmistakable fact that there will be no peace unless...

An Urgent Need for Protecting Human Rights

An Urgent Need for Protecting Human Rights

July 09, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

The global wars, which outraged human conscience, inflicted heavy casualties upon nations around the world and led to indescribable pain and sufferings. Streams of men, women and...

Demands and Realities of Afghanistan and NATO’s Decision

Demands and Realities of Afghanistan and NATO’s Decision

July 08, 2017 | Zia Danish

A sustainable support to Afghanistan has been stressed in the meetings of NATO’s defense ministers in Brussel. The NATO’s secretary said in a press conference that...

The Gap between Afghan’s Real and Ideal Life

The Gap between Afghan’s Real and Ideal Life

July 08, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

There is a wide gap between the ideal world of Afghanistan’s Constitution and realistic life of Afghan nation. The rights and liberty of people are considered natural, inalienable...

The Constructive Role of CICA

The Constructive Role of CICA

July 06, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

The second round of the non-governmental Forum of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measure in Asia (CICA) – which was initiated by Chinese President Xi Jinping in...

Which One: Diplomatic Negotiation or Military Action?

Which One: Diplomatic Negotiation or Military Action?

July 06, 2017 | Sakhi Danish

Militancy is the crux of problem in the region mainly Afghanistan. Terrorist networks seek to extend their reach through suicide bombings and deadly attacks. If you view daily...

The Rights and Liberty of Afghan Women

The Rights and Liberty of Afghan Women

July 05, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Women’s freedom and dignity have been debated widely in Afghanistan, but still remain a challenging issue. Women are supposed to live a free and honorable life. A society...

Financial Serfdom & Freedom

Financial Serfdom & Freedom

July 05, 2017 | Dr. Faisal Ali

Economists must keep on questing for an alternative of fractional reserve banking and a system of interest free credit. The Chicago Plan and Chicago Plan Revisited are the masterpieces...

Financial Serfdom & Freedom

Financial Serfdom & Freedom

July 04, 2017 | Dr. Faisal Ali

The father of modern economics, John Maynard Keynes contended that without the abolition of interest, unemployment cannot be eradicated. Silvio Gesell castigated interest on the...

Financial Serfdom & Freedom

Financial Serfdom & Freedom

July 03, 2017 | Dr. Faisal Ali

Interest is the pillar of Fractional Reserve Banking and Margin Trading which is contrary to the philanthropic objectives intended for beating the extremities of poverty and the creation...

How to Achieve Sustainable Development?

How to Achieve Sustainable Development?

July 02, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

We live in “the global village” where human societies share organic relations. When a country sustains economic recession, prosperity is harmed everywhere. When a...

Human Rights Violations

Human Rights Violations

July 01, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Human rights have been violated flagrantly as a result of war and violence. People’s rights and dignity are trampled upon on the grounds of their race, sex, color and creed...

Terrorism is a Mentality and Must Change

Terrorism is a Mentality and Must Change

June 24, 2017 | Syed Ali Mutahhari

On the grounds of national and international security, terrorism is considered a serious threat to society. Terrorism is resorting to violence or intimidating for gaining political, religious...

Afghan-Pak Mutual Relations

Afghan-Pak Mutual Relations

June 22, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Involving in blame game and exchanging harsh rhetoric following the escalation in militancy, Kabul and Islamabad could neither push the Taliban to negotiation table nor alleviate insurgency...