Reviewing SDGs

After the election, new PTI lead government is gearing up for some good work. Power corridors though seem politically unstable for the time being. But, this situation can be turned into pleasant environment by delivering good governance to…

Future Water Wars

Once Benjamin Franklin said,”You will learn the worth of water when the well dries.”A new paper paints a disturbing picture of nearby future where people are fighting over access to water. These post-apocalyptic-sounding "water wars" could…

A New University OR COE

Prime Minister Imran Khan has formally initiated the conversion of the PM House into Islamabad National University. The announcement was made during a seminar titled "Emerging Challenges and Opportunities for Pakistan. PM Khan, during his…

Case of Kashmir

In September 2018, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi takes the floor at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) and makes a speech far more direct than most in the audience expect. “We seek resolution of disputes through a serious…

Polio! Let’s Stop It

Since the launch of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) in 1988 the global incidence of poliomyelitis has fallen by nearly 99 %. From a situation where wild type polio virus was endemic in 125 countries across five continents,…