In conversation with Dr. Rizwana Karim Abbasi on CPEC

Economy

In conversation with Dr. Rizwana Karim Abbasi on CPEC

Hailing from Bagh, Pakistan Administered Kashmir; Dr. Rizwana Abbasi is Associate Professor at Department of Strategic and Nuclear Studies, National Defense University, Islamabad, Pakistan. She received her PhD in 2010, specializing in International Security and Nuclear Non-proliferation from University of…

Will India achieve The SDG-1 by 2030?

Economy

Will India achieve The SDG-1 by 2030?

On 10 September 2014, the UN General Assembly decided that the Report of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals would be the main basis for integrating the SDGs into the post 2015 development agenda. The first of the…

The Red Sea Clog

Economy

The Red Sea Clog

The geographical value of the Red Sea - for being the shortest sea lane that connects the Orient to Europe and the Americas - also made the region it lays in, a vital commodity for imperial contenders in the colonial…

Poverty is a Prime Mover for Child Labour

Economy

Poverty is a Prime Mover for Child Labour

Azhar ud Din Although child labour is a burning issue in the contemporary world but nobody is serious about it. It is a global phenomenon which spans numerous sectors in both developed and developing economies. The term “child labour” refers…

Unabated Conversion of Agricultural Land

Economy

Unabated Conversion of Agricultural Land

Sheikh Umar Ahmad Kashmir is known world over for it’s immense natural resources that give it a paradise personification in the world. The region is famous for cultivation of rich heritage of culture, cuisines, and crops that are famous world…

Need for a New Economic Order

Economy

Need for a New Economic Order

Shariq Us Sabah The debate around capitalism and socialism is now mainstream; and; it lacks several methods that are needed to guide the maths of today’s economic scenario. The globe is changing, needs have shifted, aspirations have transfused, the dictum…

Recounting The September 2014 Flood Horror

Culture

Recounting The September 2014 Flood Horror

We woke up to the sonorous sounds of rain. And in the words of Henry Wadsworth Longfello, "the best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain". We too had the same feeling. We had no…

Know Your Finances- Empower Yourself

Economy

Know Your Finances- Empower Yourself

The idea of finance and numbers send shivers down many people’s spine. Finance brings with it the days we spent in school struggling with numbers and waiting to finish high school to finally bid adieu to numbers. However, by the…