Islamabad: The passing of 26th constitutional amendment bill in National Assembly moved by independent MNA Mohsin Dawar had exposed certain cracks within Pakhtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM), while others are terming the amendment as a conspiracy expressing suspicions over the timing. The constitutional amendment which will increase representation in national and provincial assemblies for the newly …

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Islamabad: It was May 30th of the last year when Islamabad took a historic decision and the federally administered tribal areas – popularly known as badlands of Pakistan along Afghan border – were merged with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Then tall promises were made to rehabilitate and reconstruct the entire 27200 square kilometers regions badly affected by …

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Afghan Taliban team – led by the militia’s senior most militia leader Mulla Abdul Ghani Baradar – and US team led by President Trump Special envoy for Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad have put their heads together in Doha, capital of Qatar, seeking solutions for ending the longest US war in Afghanistan. The seventh round of Doha …

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Successful Moscow Conference Islamabad: A delegation of Afghan will meet Pakistan’s officials including Prime Minister Imran Khan before the second round of talks with US. The Taliban’s move is being dubbed as the success of Moscow Conference. US administration, no-doubt, has engaged the Afghan Taliban an honorable exit from Afghanistan, known as the toughest battlefield …

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Islamabad: The tussle for powers between Governor and Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa not only causes inordinate delay in mainstreaming of former tribal districts but also alienating people of these troubled regions from central and provincial governments. Last week, both the governor and the chief minister held separate meetings about the administrative and financial management of …

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Islamabad: The incidents of the release of Taliban leader Mulla Ghani Baradar by Pakistan and killing of a top anti-Taliban police commander General Abdul Raziq Achakzai, in the same week in Kandahar, have led to many suspicions about the future of the nascent peace process between Taliban and American administration. General Abdul Raziq, known for …

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