Articles

PROTECTING WOMEN AGAINST VIOLENCE


Courtesy:-  Malik M Ashraf Punjab Assembly has unanimously passed a legislation known as The Punjab Protection of Women Against Violence Act 2016 which aims at discouraging and preventing domestic violence against women and to provide the affected women a legal avenue to get their grievanced addressed. The Islamic Ideology Council has already declared un-Islamic and more...

Articles

LNG deal: A welcome development


Courtesy:-   Malik Muhammad Ashraf  The much awaited and badly needed LNG deal with Qatar has finally been clinched and an agreement to this effect was signed between the two countries during the visit of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to Qatar. The significance of the deal for an energy deficient country like Pakistan can hardly be over-emphasized. Energy is regarded more...

Articles

PML-N govt overcomes challenges


Courtesy:- S Rahman  PML-N government has passed through the mill and met challenges coming its way one after the other with unprecedented perseverance, sagacity, political will and determination with the result that the country has made strides on all the important fronts including counter-terrorism, economic revival, inflow of substantial foreign investment, more...

Articles

Corruption on the decline


Courtesy:-   Malik Muhammad Ashraf Corruption is generally defined as misuse of entrusted power or authority by the elected politicians or appointed civil servants for private gains. It usually entails embezzlement of funds, nepotism, kickbacks, bribery as well as deliberate attempts to perpetuate a system with inbuilt avenues of corruption, graft and entitlement. more...

Articles

The war against terrorism


Courtesy:- Malik Muhammad Ashraf Whenever terrorists carry out acts of ultimate bestiality like the attacks on APS Peshawar and the Bacha Khan University, they invariably cause a deep sense of grief. The natural reaction, rightly so, to such incidents is outright condemnation coupled with the resolve both at the government and public levels not to succumb to the more...

Articles

Pakistan’s economy


Courtesy:-  MALIK MUHAMMAD ASHRAF On the revival Managing an economy like Pakistan’s is probably the most excruciating and convoluted responsibility. When the PML-N government was installed in May 2013, the economy of the country was on the verge of collapse. The country faced a severe energy crisis. Economic growth was below 3%, inflation was at double more...

Articles

Pakistan joins prestigious club


Courtesy:-  Malik M Ashraf Tuesday, January 12, 2016 - During the visit to Sri Lanka by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif an agreement for the sale of eight combat JF-17 Thunder aircraft to Sri Lanka was signed between the two countries, with a delivery time line of 2017. With the conclusion of this agreement, Pakistan has joined the prestigious club of the countries who more...

Articles

Political expediencies and national interests


Courtesy:-  Malik Muhammad Ashraf There is an ongoing stalemate between the federal and Sindh government on the extension in the mandate of the Rangers in Karachi. The latter has claimed that the two-month extension given by the federal government to the Rangers while rejecting the summary sent by the Sindh government was tantamount to the encroachment on its provincial more...

Articles

Press Release Archives