Prosper Region – India-Pakistan peace is the only way forward

Frank islam (Washington): Pakistan and India came to the brink of war in February this year when their air-forces clashed following a deadly suicide...

Negotiation is the only way out of the India-US trade war

Frank Islam (Washington): Commentators in the United States and India are beginning to call the current trade standoff between the two countries a full-blown...

Universal Basic Income: Need of the time

Frank Islam (Washington): The concept of a universal basic income has become a political football. The opposition Congress Party is promising to implement a "nationwide minimum income for the...

Curing Pakistan’s ailing healthcare system

Frank Islam (Washington): Pakistan’s healthcare system is sick. Successive governments have neglected this critical area for the past 70 years. Urgent measures need to...

Pakistan’s bid to become a regional peacemaker: a positive step

Frank Islam (Washington): Pakistan, under the new government of Prime Minister Imran Khan, appears to be re-positioning itself to be a regional peacemaker.  This...

Education Infrastructure: Pakistan needs to develop world class higher education system

Frank Islam (Washington): Pakistan has a large higher education system with over 190 recognized private and public sector universities. Unfortunately, no Pakistani university is among...

Pakistan: Realizing the power of purposeful philanthropy

Frank Islam (Washington): Pakistan is moving forward on its agenda to become a developed country. To help the country achieve that status and realise its full...

Key to Success: India needs a world-class higher educational system

Frank Islam (Washington): India has the third-largest higher educational system in the world. In 2016, there were 799 universities and 39,071 colleges spread across...

Pakistani Diaspora: an important tool to help Pakistan achieve its potential

Frank Islam (Washington): Realising the importance of overseas diaspora, Prime Minister Imran Khan has made a passionate appeal to Pakistanis living abroad to donate at...

President Trump’s real standing: mid-term election or a referendum?

Frank Islam (Washington): On November 6, the mid-term Congressional elections will be held in the United States. And because of the growing polarization and...