Viewpoint from Overseas host Faraz Darvesh talks to Riaz Haq, Sabahat Ashraf, “iFaqeer”, and Ali Hasan Cemendtaur about the situation in Syria, the Nawaz Sharif Government’s talks with the Taliban and a possible split in the Pakistani Taliban, Zardari’s track record as President of Pakistan, and the decline of the Indian Rupee.
Topics this week: PTI, JUI Losses and ANP, PPP Gains in By-polls; Inaction Against Terrorists. Plus a Nawaz Sharif’s aspiration to Pakistan an Asian Tiger and Musharraf’s claim of giving media its freedom.
Topics this week: 66 Years of Pakistan’s Independence; Standoff in Islamabad Viewpoint from Overseas host Faraz Darvesh talks to Riaz Haq, and Sabahat Ashraf about how a lone gunman brought Islamabad to a halt with a standoff in a high security zone in Pakistan’s capital and ask for an assessment of how Pakistan has done since Aug 14, 1947 on 67th Independence […]
Topics this week: Imran Khan’s Contempt Case; Impact of D.I. Khan Jailbreak Viewpoint from Overseas host Faraz Darvesh talks to Riaz Haq, and Sabahat Ashraf about the Supreme Court taking up a contempt case against Imran Khan and the impact of the jailbreak in Dera Ismail Khan.
Topics this week: Pakistani Judges’ Role in President’s Race; Appointments of Army Chief and Chief Justice.
Topics this week: Pakistan’s Reaction to UN Malala Day; Supreme Court Rejects Drone Plea.
Topics this week: Respecting Rights in Ramadan; Abbottabad Commission Report; BBC Documentary on Altaf Hussain.
Topics this week: Morsi’s ouster by the military and lessons from Pakistan; more carnage against the Hazara; dialog with the Taliban; and the travails of the MQM it’s founder Altaf Hussain.
Topics this week: the Nanga Parbat Tourist Massacre, an Anti-Terrorist Strategy and a National Consensus.
Topics this week: attacks on the Ziarat Residency and Hazara community, Imran Khan’s parliamentary speech, drone attacks.