Should Media Be Regulated & Controlled?

There is a historical debate surrounding the question whether or not should media be controlled and regulated by the government or should there rather be complete freedom? First of all, it is essential to define what media is. Media is means of mass communication through technologies like television, radio or newspaper. Theoretically, and from a... Continue Reading →

Extremism’s Perception, Pakistan And Its Cure

Extremism has remained one of the most serious problems faced by modern countries in different forms. Radicalism easily standout amongst the most significant issues confronted by present nations. There are many forms of extremism ranging from ethnonational to religious. For Instance, Russia is facing more of a national extremism form, Pakistan is facing more of... Continue Reading →

Pakistan-A State Nation Or Nation State?

A nation state is the idea of a homogeneous nation governed by its own sovereign state; where each state contains one nation. The belief that every nation should be a state and every state should be a nation is misguided since many states in the modern world contain more than one nation within their boundaries.... Continue Reading →

Executive Summary of JIT Report Panama Case

BACKGROUND The release of the Panama Papers revealed that the family of Nawaz Sharif was the owner of several offshore companies located in British Virgin Islands. These offshore companies were responsible for the purchase of Avenfield apartments, and were also involved in funding and circulation of funds. This has lead to a scurry of media... Continue Reading →

Terrorism In Pakistan & Around The World

Introduction: Terrorism is not new and even though it has been used since the early times of recorded history, it can still be fairly hard to define terrorism. Terrorism has been described variously as both a tactic and strategy; a crime and a holy duty; a justified reaction to oppression and an inexcusable abomination. Terrorism... Continue Reading →

JIT Panama Leaks Verdict Announced

Some 11.5 million documents known as Panama Papers were leaked in 2015 that contained financial and attorney client information of more than two hundred thousand offshore entities across the globe. 140 politicians of different countries across the globe were enlisted in the Panama Leaks. Ministers of different nations across the world were kicked from their posts... Continue Reading →

Critique on, “What Are Pakistani College Students All About?” by Howard Schweber

Link to the original article The article, “What Are Pakistani College Students All About?” has been written by Howard Schweber. This article appeared first in The Friday Times, Lahore in 2010 .The author wrote this article after his teaching experience at Lahore University of Management Sciences and is mainly based on his observations made during that time. Schweber is an Associate... Continue Reading →

A Case For Media Censorship

Probe of the journals, periodicals, publications, books, movies, television programs, reports,records, news and other media of communication, considered objectionable and offensive for the purpose of alteration and suppression comes under the reference of media censorship."The cyclical suppression, banning, expurgation, or editing by an individual, institution, group or government that enforces or influences its decision against... Continue Reading →

Religious Extremism In Pakistan

What is Religious Extremism? Religious Terrorism is motivated by religious ideologies and grievances. It is particularly dangerous and effective due to the fanaticism of those who practice it and their willingness to sacrifice themselves for the cause. Religious terrorists are more likely to use “Nothing to lose” tactics such as suicide bombings. This is made... Continue Reading →

Towards the Gender Diversification

In the present era, with the rise in technology and science, mankind has entered into a totally new age of research and analysis. More specific and narrowed down studies are emerging in both art and science, research and multi-dimension analytical approaches are heavily practiced and are playing a key role in determining the future of... Continue Reading →

Should Pakistan Have More Provinces?

The squabbling and present situation of Pakistan has gradually manifested itself into a greater fight; a demand for completely separate provinces, regions whose control and development will be in their own hands. After studying this matter meticulously and diligently, one would eventually come to the conclusion that the Constitution of Pakistan should not be amended... Continue Reading →

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