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Naya Pakistan: Pakistan’s bid to reform Madrassas

Frank Islam (Washington): Pakistan has recently announced to mainstream its 30,000 religious schools known as madrassas in a long overdue move to curb militancy....

Climate Change: Pakistan needs a master plan to win

Frank Islam (Washington): Pakistan is among the leaders in climate change. Unfortunately, it is leading not in fighting climate change but as being one of...

امن۔ پاکستان اوربھارت کے درمیان آگے بڑھنے کا واحد راستہ

  کشمیرکے ضلع پلوامہ میں خودکش حملہ کے بعد پاکستان اور بھارت کی فضائیہ کے درمیان جھڑپ نے پاکستان اوربھارت کو جنگ کے دہانے پرلاکھڑا...

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...