Pakistanis want strong relations with Washington but will not accept diktat. Two senior U.S. officials, John Negroponte and Richard Boucher, received this unanimous message from all the Pakistani politicians they met this week. Here, an editorial in Lahoreâ€™s Daily Times reminds the Americans â€“ and the Pakistanis, since we are quick to forget â€“ [...]
Archive for ‘March, 2008’
Violations On Day One Of Democracy
By COL. RIAZ JAFRI (RETD.)
Saturday, 29 March 2008.
RAWALPINDI, Pakistanâ€”Musharraf has been too often castigated for being a dictator, imposing a one-man rule and acting beyond the constitutional authority. His accusers were the black coats, the politicians and the media.
Therefore, with the change to the democratic rule one naturally [...]
The Aitzaz-Ramday Secret Meeting In Geneva!
A secret meeting in August 2007 in Switzerland between Aitzaz Ahsan and deposed Justice Khalil Ramday who reinstated the deposed chief justice Iftikhar Chaudhry. The meeting took place in August 2007. But why outside Pakistan? This is an old story now. But itâ€™s a reminder on how far the conspiracies [...]
How About A Commission To Probe Nawaz Sharif?
I wonder what Mr. Sharif has to say about the setting up of a commission to probe into the â€˜karz utaro mulk sawaroâ€™ funds, the plans of buying hundreds of acres of land up north with Indian companies to extract profits from mineral resources, the attack on Chief [...]