January 2, 2018

Mapping out 2018 Stepping into 2018 we must take a moment and recall where we stand today. Last year’s political upheavals and the struggle on maintaining the status quo amidst a hostile regional environment has been taxing, to say the least. Despite the clamour at home and outside, Pakistan has maintained a resilient and unified […]

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There are many gripping moments in McMafia, the BBC’s lavish new television drama featuring Russian oligarchs and organised crime. Who knew that a caviar knife could be so deadly? Or that hired killers could run amok in the Home Counties, leaving a bloody message from Moscow all over the tasteful furnishings? For Russia purists, there […]

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HEDA Resources Center, a non-governmental organization concerned with human rights and good governance related issues, has filed a suit to compel the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), to release its investigation report on those indicted in the Panama Papers scandal. In 2016, investigations into the Panama Papers by International Consortium of Journalists revealed that the […]

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Nationalisation of the public transport service Malta’s experience with public transport soured when a momentous decision was taken to liberalise a bus network that was run by a cooperative of bus owner-drivers and uncouth employees. Millions were spent to get rid of over 500 creaky bangers that ran the routes, some as early as the […]

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