Saturday November 26, 2022
Raashid Wali Janjua
Raashid Wali Janjua

The writer is a retired brigadier, and a PhD scholar in Peace and Conflict Studies at the National University of Science and Technology, Islamabad.

  • November 12, 2022

    The perils of anocracy

    Anocracies are countries in transition towards full democracy after having experienced non-democratic rule in the past but are not fully committed...

  • November 01, 2022

    Dangerous nationalism

    The Tipu Sultan Express named after the famed freedom icon who resisted British colonialism in South India in the late 18th Century is being renamed...

  • May 17, 2022

    Godse’s India

    The ethereal beauty of the Kashmir valley is being assaulted by the ugliness of Indian depredations on human rights and international law fronts in...

  • March 01, 2022

    Our geo-economic dream

    Geo-economics is the new buzzword these days, thrown around rather loosely without quantifying its benefits, especially in a country like Pakistan...

  • February 14, 2022

    The Baloch conundrum

    Like the West, Balochistan also exists in the past and the present simultaneously. The jagged serenity of its mountains contrasts eerily with the...

  • January 15, 2022

    The state of the Indian union

    India is celebrating its 72nd Republic Day on January 26. Flaunting its status as the world’s most populous democracy, it nevertheless continues...

  • January 02, 2022

    National security policy

    A nation’s national security policy is a national vade mecum or ‘grand national strategy’ which helps draft various sectoral strategies or...

  • December 28, 2021

    Future warfare

    After three percent of the global population of the world was wiped off in World War TT, humanity has not experienced that level of massacre, yet...

  • December 09, 2021

    Hangor heroics

    Pakistan Navy Submarine Hangor sank Indian frigate Khukri on an obstreperous stretch of the sea off the coast of Gujarat, India on December 9,...

  • November 25, 2021

    Despair over hope

    “From the pressure of all desolations faith gushes forth … we are entering a grave illumined by the dawn.” Revolutions around the world have...