Tag Archives: Pakistan

Desperate!

Desperate situations call for desperate measures. Our neighbour to the West, The Islamic Republic of Pakistan is desperate. It is broke, and is getting financed by other broke countries who are now beginning to ask Pakistan to improve/increase tax collections. … Continue reading

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Conspiracy Theories.

Welcome to the Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where Anu, Ashok, Conrad, Delirious,gaelikaa, Grannymar, Padmum and I write on the same topic. Please do visit the linked blogs to get five different flavours of the same topic. Today’s topic has been … Continue reading

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India Pakistan Relations.

Last week was a particularly interesting one for me for two developments. Without embellishments, I simply take my readers to those two developments and leave them to come to their own conclusions. The first one was a copy of a … Continue reading

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A Mail From A Pakistani Friend.

I reproduce below an extract from a mail from a Pakistani friend with Indian relatives. This is not unusual and many families on both sides of the divide have relatives on the other side. We were one country once after … Continue reading

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Finally The Cat Is Out Of The Bag.

When will the USA ever learn? American engagement in Afghanistan has already outlasted the one in Vietnam. I offer this news item from the New York Times, without my comments.

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The Latest On Pakistan.

As my readers know, I am totally against any kind of talks with the Pakistani establishment. That it speaks with a forked tongue is known to just about every Indian, bar a minuscule minority who wish to establish direct contacts … Continue reading

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