Tag: Pakistan

Bilawal Bhutto Calls for Uplifting Culture to Counter Violence and Extremism at Asia Peace Film Festival

The leader of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has spoken at the grand finale of the Asia Peace Film Festival in Karachi. Here, Bhutto joined the calls from politicians throughout the world in arguing for the creation and promotion of films that promote national values of cultural excellence, peace […]

Indian Fake News on Pakistan Adopting Mandarin as “official language”, Demonstrates India’s Fear of Interconnectivity More Than a Fear of China

For several weeks, Indian news outlets have erroneously reported that Pakistan had made Mandarin one of its official languages in an attempt to show solidarity with its close Chinese partner. The story had no basis in truth, but in spite of this, the Senate of Pakistan had to formally debunk […]

A Baloch Separatist’s Reconciliation With Pakistan is a Tale of Redemption That Holds Valuable Lessons for Syria

Dr. Jumma Marri Baloch was one of the most central leaders of the Baloch independence movement which for decades had sought to turn Pakistan’s large south-western province into an entity separate from the rest of Pakistan. Recently, at an event celebrating Pakistan’s Unity Day in Moscow, Dr. Jumma Marri Baloch formally renounced […]