Asem Mustafa Awan

The drums of war have started beating in Afghanistan

The Afghan government was not part of the peace accord in February 2020 and President Joe Biden’s ambiguous statement regarding troops’ stay in Afghanistan beyond May deadline is troublesome for Afghan government against hope of what they wanted; US stay for indefinite time The world is all eyes as the truce signed in 2020 stands […]

Visiting migratory birds seek Prime Minister’s attention

There is something wrong somewhere; what is poured day in and day out from the government is put aside with such as ease as if the words which are policy guidelines meant nothing and are kept is in the hip pocket of rustlers, ruffians and pickpockets.Not long ago there were reports about jungle getting burnt […]

Afghan-US truce an opportunity for peace or road to nowhere

May 1, is not far and the statement from the American President Joe Biden on the presence of United States troops on Afghan soil has given a new angle to the peace agreement which was hailed globally on February 29, 2020 and signed by both the US and Taliban.The United States as per the dictates […]

Agriculture reforms need of the hour to help improve economy

Not all is lost, the agriculture base of the country should be revisited and concrete steps should be made to harness the wheat crop which besides feeding the millions is wasted to an extent which leaves a lot to be desired.The middle man makes the most of the money as he has the money and […]

Climatic changes and untold tale of burnt up jungle

Pakistan suffers from disastrous climatic change the unprecedented floods, prolonged dry weather, smog, haze, deforestation everything under the sun which makes flashing red signs is there. Prime Minister Imran Khan initiated forestation campaign and is all out to change the picture of Pakistan with the slogan ‘clean and green Pakistan’. Despite the efforts there is […]

Agriculture reforms need of the hour to help improve economy

Blessed with everything, Pakistan has all the resources, which makes it unique as it is the agricultural produce that results in nearly half of the foreign exchange earning Not all is lost, the agriculture base of the country should be revisited and concrete steps should be made to harness the wheat crop which besides feeding […]

Magnanimous gesture needs equal gratitude

People’s Republic of China through People’s Liberation Army made magnanimous gesture, with token of their commitment towards friends came in the form of vaccine which was received at the Noor Khan Air Base not long ago. The vaccine from China has been received with gratitude and their decision of its application is even more laudable […]

Dashed hopes and no remedy in sight

The Needy in the ‘Land of the Pure’ have very little breath left to live on. Their life is sucked with every passing hour and they have been left with little hope of a good time The people are now screaming as they unprecedented price hike is back breaking and to sustain the life millions […]

Police has uniform smeared with innocent blood

The tainted past of police had made it impossible for the aggrieved to seek justice; only time will tell how many of these killers get hanged The bullet riddled bodies and a bloody track record, this is Pakistan Police, a repressive force that was made to instill fear in the masses and it continues to […]

Polio drops dripping blood

Fear the biggest market of the world that has its manifestations in many forms. Pakistan has its share and polio campaign which on nationwide scale for masses has resulted in bloodbath which is likely to have a few more lives as it is not over yet.The polio campaigns in Pakistan have been controversial since long […]