THE PHILOSOPHY OF SACRIFICE IN ISLAM AND ITS SIGNIFICANCE IN OUR TRADITIONS

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan, Sydney Australia: In Islam, the act of sacrifice during Eid al-Adha is considered a sacred duty. It is believed that Allah has commanded Muslims to sacrifice their... Read more »

BALANCING GLOBAL HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE INTERPLAY OF GLOBAL INTERESTS

Narendra Modi’s Impact on India’s Global Standing and Ongoing Challenges By Syed Atiq ul Hassan: In recent days, three significant incidents have captivated the world’s media, making headlines in print and electronic... Read more »

TAYYIP ERDOGAN’S LANDSLIDE VICTORY RESONATES GLOBALLY

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan; Tayyip Erdogan has shaken up world politics by winning the Turkish elections for the third time and maintaining his 20-year rule. Europe and the United States were... Read more »

خان صاحب پی ڈی ایم کی بجائےالطاف حسین سے بات چیت کریں، پھر عوامی طاقت آپ کے ساتھ ہے

عمران خان نے پاکستان میں نظام کی تبدیلی کی غرض سے ایک نظریاتی وسیاسی جدوجہد شروع کی جس کے لئے پاکستان تحریکِ انصاف کی بنیاد ڈالی۔ عمران خان کے نظریہ تبدیلی  کو... Read more »

THE G-7, UKRAINE-RUSSIA WAR, AND REVISITING HIROSHIMA AND CRUELTY OF WARS

By Mahboob A. Khawaja; The G-7 Disconnect to Sense of One Humanity How do you cure political cynicism with intellectual foresight?  The G-7 used to be a G-8 including Russia but since... Read more »

PAKISTAN IS CURRENTLY FACING A DIRE SITUATION – Part II

Pakistan is currently facing a dire situation, where unrest and conflict prevail. The Pakistan Army has resurfaced the controversial East Pakistan film, evoking strong emotions among the populace. In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, over... Read more »

PAKISTAN IS CURRENTLY FACING A DIRE SITUATION

  Pakistan is currently facing a dire situation, where unrest and conflict prevail. The Pakistan Army has resurfaced the controversial East Pakistan film, evoking strong emotions among the populace. In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa,... Read more »

PAKISTAN GOES TO ANARCHY AND SELF-DESTRUCTION

By Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD. Truth has its own Language The suspicious, paranoid, and much hated illegitimate Sharifs, Bhuttos and the Generals are unleashing blind terror against the masses of Pakistan. The... Read more »

CHINESE PRESIDENT XI PEACE INITIATIVE BETWEEN RUSSIA AND UKRAINE

Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD.; Towards understanding the Impulse of Time, Nature of Things, Peace, and Conflict Resolution Are we witnessing a time when most exemplary vigilance is subject to unthinkable surprises? We,... Read more »

The Battle for Democracy: Authentic vs Corrupt Systems Compared

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan: Patriotism, honesty, and independence of state institutions reflect a truly democratic system. Australia, New Zealand, Great Britain, Canada, India, Pakistan, and many Asian and African countries have... Read more »

AL-AQSA MOSQUE WAITING FOR THE ARAB LEADERS

B Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD; Truth has its own Language How do you contemplate wisdom, reason, and respect for tolerance and decency out of the political chaos, blind terror, religious awe, and... Read more »

The War between Russia, Ukraine and the West Encroaching the Humanity towards Extinction

By Mahboob A. Khawaja; “The hell of human suffering, evil and oppression is paved with good intentions. The men who have most injured and oppressed humanity, who have most deeply sinned against... Read more »

PAKISTAN: FIRING IN FLOOD

Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD.; They want to Arrest Imran Khan and Destabilize the Country Is Pakistani politics is a game of deception, betrayal and dishonesty to the national interest? Pakistan’s trajectory of... Read more »

IS AUSTRALIA’S STRATEGIC FOREIGN POLICY ALIGNED WITH ASIA?

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan; Over the last 50 years, Australia has undergone a significant transformation from being an Anglo-Saxon nation to a multicultural one. Multiculturalism is something that Australians take great... Read more »

AUSTRALIA’S EXPANDING TIES WITH INDIA: COULD IT FURTHER IRRITATE CHINA?

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan; Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese is on a four-day landmark visit to India. This is Mr. Albanese’s first visit to India as Prime Minister. Both countries claim... Read more »

ONE HUMANITY AND THE EARTHQUAKES IN TURKEY AND SYRIA

By Mahboob A. Khawaja [When the Earth is shaken to her utmost convulsion. And the Earth throws up her burdens (from within) . And man cries (distressed) what is matter with her……... Read more »

COLD AND WARM HISTORICAL RELATIONS BETWEEN AUSTRALIA AND TURKEY

(By Syed Atiq ul Hassan): [Australia and Turkey have a complex history, with their relationship once strained due to Australia’s involvement in the Gallipoli campaign during the First World War, where over... Read more »

PREPARING FOR THE UNPREDICTABLE: CAN WE MINIMIZE THE DAMAGE OF MEGA NATURAL DISASTERS?

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan In recent years, earthquakes have caused widespread destruction and loss of life in countries such as Turkey, Syria, Afghanistan, Haiti, Indonesia, Nepal, and Japan. These are some... Read more »

‘THE USI-REFORM’: Humanity is facing a culminating perfect storm of exponentiating Socio-Economy-Environment

Humanity is facing a culminating perfect storm of exponentiating Socio-Econo-Enviro[international/natural] (SEE-in) catastrophes including, regarding: The Socio-: poverty, homelessness, mental-illness, escapism (such as alcohol & other drug abuse and suicide), domestic-violence etc. The... Read more »

PAKISTAN’S SITUATION: A CALL FOR ACTION

Pakistan has a long history of military rule and political suppression, where corrupt politicians and the military establishment have ruled the country either directly or indirectly. In the last 10 months, the... Read more »

COLLAPSING PAKISTAN, 1973 CONSTITUTION, AND POWER CONTROL

The constitution of 1973 was forged from a national assembly after the fall of East Pakistan in 1971. The national assembly had 313 seats in 1970, 144 seats belonged to West Pakistan,... Read more »

WAR AND PEACE: ANIMOSITY AND INSANITY DESTROYING THE EARTH AND HUMANITY

By Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD. [The hell of human suffering, evil and oppression is paved with good intentions. The men who have most injured and oppressed humanity, who have most deeply sinned... Read more »

A NEW NATIONAL POLITICAL PARTY IS IN THE MAKING IN PAKISTAN

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan With the consent of foreign powers supporting Pakistan, the Pakistani establishment, bureaucracy, and judiciary are in the making of a new national party and its leader in... Read more »

PM JACINDA ARDERN’S RESIGNATION SHOCKS NEW ZEALAND AND THE PACIFIC REGION

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced on January 19 that she would resign as Prime Minister by February 7. Currently, she does not see anything unusual... Read more »