Pakistan impresses on most global parameters

Pakistan — whose fate became inexplicably intertwined with the Russian invasion of Afghanistan in December 1979 at the urgings of the United States and a country that since then has paid an immeasurable price in terms of human toll and suffering through no fault of its own — often finds …

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Australia confirms participation in Expo 2020 Dubai

The country has already benefited from Expo 2020 Dubai, with Australian companies winning Expo-related contracts Dubai: On Thursday Australia confirmed its participation in Expo 2020 Dubai, the first World Expo to be held in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region. The country’s participation was confirmed by Arthur …

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Is it time to ask Romney to run?

There is demand for a third candidate. The unprecedented unfavourability of the two major parties’ front-runners for American presidency creates an opportunity. And yet the #NeverTrump forces have got close, but have so far failed to recruit a candidate. Retired general James Mattis, former CIA director and Defence Secretary Robert …

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US approves 1.31b sale of artillery to Saudi Arabia

US President Donald Trump shows a chart highlighting arms sales to Saudi Arabia during a meeting with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington Washington: The United States on Thursday approved a contract to sell Saudi Arabia 180 self-propelled artillery systems …

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