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I support aims of Aman Ki Asha: David Miliband

I support aims of Aman Ki Asha: David Miliband

AKA unites British Asians; inspires hopes for peace By Murtaza Ali Shah LONDON: British Foreign Secretary David Miliband paid accolades to the Aman Ki Asha initiative and its objective of bringing...
Let’s introspect

Let’s introspect

Dilip D’Souza and Beena Sarwar continue their email exchange seeking ways to bridge the gulf between Pakistan and India Dear Beena,  (Mar 2 2010) Since we’ve started on this path of...
Yeh Sur Bulatay Haen…

Yeh Sur Bulatay Haen…

By Rabia Ali Karachi: While the melodious Aman Ki Asha anthem played in the background on Sunday at Park Towers, several people penned down their messages of friendship with and peace between India...
Miliband hails ‘Aman Ki Asha’ initiative

Miliband hails ‘Aman Ki Asha’ initiative

LONDON: British Foreign Secretary David Miliband, terming the “Aman Ki Asha” (desire for peace) a good initiative, has announced to fully support the cause. In an exclusive chat with The...
Prisoners of archaic laws

Prisoners of archaic laws

By Rabia Ali Abdul Hai, of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan, Karachi, shakes his head in disappointment when asked about the number of Pakistani prisoners imprisoned in India, or the Indian...
Home away from Home

Home away from Home

Khushwant Singh paid a just tribute to the people of Lahore, calling them “recklessly generous”. Some time ago, when my friend Madhur and I visited the cultural and intellectual epicentre...
A real life Ramchand Pakistani?

A real life Ramchand Pakistani?

The involvement of activists and sympathetic journalists may help save a 13-year old runaway from Lahore from spending years in an Indian prison There are echoes of Mehreen Jabbar’s...
Peace activist cautions against Indo-Pak ‘water war’

Peace activist cautions against Indo-Pak ‘water war’

By Shahid Husain Karachi: Eminent peace activist from India, Tapan K. Bose, has cautioned against a “water war” between India and Pakistan if remedial measures are not adopted immediately...
Hockey team to ‘play for peace’

Hockey team to ‘play for peace’

PHF to send national squad to India tomorrow after being assured presidential-level security By Khalid Hussain KARACHI: Pakistan’s hockey chiefs on Saturday gave the go-ahead for their...
Let’s keep it going

Let’s keep it going

Dilip D’Souza and Beena Sarwar continue their correspondence from last week, attempting to share thoughts honestly, without fear and hostility, exploring what divides our countries, and seeking...