Monthly Archive:: April 2012

Jinnah’s Coalition and the future of Pakistan – By Jaag Pakistani Jaag:   As a Shia Muslim from Pakistan I am deeply concerned about Pakistani Shia and Sunni targeted by a lunatic fringe of Deobandi Takfiri terrorists. This violence has taken thousands of lives. It threatens to destroy the fabric of
PPP has lost my vote -by Daniyal Shabbir: We (our family) have always supported the PPP. In Karachi, you have only two choices, either the MQM or PPP. So we always go for PPP. But this time unfortunately, the PPP has lost my vote. I have decided
Pakistani Canadians on the Decision to convict Prime Minister Gillani for following the Constitution: Related Posts: We applaud Bilawal Bhutto Zardari’s bold message to pro-rapist Islamofascist judiciary For upholding the Constitution, Prime Minister Gillani gets convicted! – by Farhad Jarral We are pleased to published an interesting and informative debate that took place
Look at this Chief Justice Iftikhar! – by Faisal Raza Abidi: Pakistan Peoples Party’s Senator Faisal Raza Abdi reminds Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry to pay attention to the ongoing Shia genocide taking place in Pakistan at the hands of Jihadi-sectarian terrorists of the Sipah-e-Sahaba Pakistan (also known as LeJ, ASWJ,
Pakistan imploding under anti-Shia violence – by Murtaza Haider: After decades of waging the propaganda war against India for its highhanded treatment of Kashmiris, Pakistan is now the subject of a similar campaign by India who has highlighted the plight of Shias being murdered by sectarian terrorists in
Mehran Bank Scandal: Rehman Malik provides evidence to media: Interior Minister Rehman Malik proved that PML-N Chief Nawaz Sharif was involved in money laundering. He gave evidence against Nawaz Sharif would be placed before the Supreme Court and National Accountability Bureau (NAB) for alleged corruption of $32
Tareekh ka faisla: کسی بھی زینے پہ لرزے نہیں تمہارے قدم مقام جبرمیں صبر و رضا مبارک ہو تمہارے جرم ہے آئین سے وفاداری یہ جرم اگر ہے تو اس کی سزا مبارک ہو نزیر قیصر—-روزنامہ مشرق لاہور تین سو ننانوے قبل
Only solution of peace in Gilgit Baltistan -by Manzoor Hussain Parwana:
The Saudi fifth column on our nation’s campuses -by Lee Kaplan: From Riyadh to Ramallah to the Ivy League, Saudi Arabia’s “Wahhabi Lobby” is funding the goals of radical Islam and undermining America’s War On Terror. The press has reported the Department of Justice’s closures of Saudi “charitable” fronts like
Shia genocide: nameless crime, faceless victims – by Dr Mohammad Taqi: Editor’s note: LUBP editors have taken a lead since 2008 in clearly highlighting and condemning the Shia genocide taking place in Pakistan at the hands of Jihadi-sectarian militants, some of whom are also supported by Pakistan’s military establishment. In
Raza Rumi loves Hamid Mir loves Hafiz Saeed: A tale of Pakistan’s pseudo-liberals – by Ankur Desai: Source: Pakistan Blogzine Hamid Mir – the new champion of Pakistan’s “liberals”? – by Anwar Changezi Related post: Hamid Mir and Raza Rumi’s attack on an establishment planted virus Does Hamid Mir continue his great father’s legacy in journalism?
Secularism: A concept most misunderstood! – by Dur-e-Aden: It is almost a sin to mention the word secularism in Pakistan. Suddenly you are bombarded with labels of being pro-western, anti-Islam, ashamed of your values, threat to identity of the nation, as a result of which you are
For upholding the Constitution, Prime Minister Gillani gets convicted! – by Farhad Jarral: The Supreme Court of Pakistan has just convicted an elected Prime Minister for following an explicit Constitutional clause (Article 248 (2)) – on the basis of an Ordinance passed by a military dictator, General Musharaf (Contempt of Court Ordinance 2004) – who
FAQs: How to Remove a PM – by Bahadar Ali Khan: FAQ: How to remove the democratically elected Prime Ministers of Pakistan? ANS: If 58-2(b) exists and president is co-operative then dissolve the entire parliament which naturally will get rid of PM as well. Else get the justice done with PM
Azaad adliya ka virsa: آزاد عدلیہ کا ورثہ پاکستان کی تاریخ کے سب سے بڑے عدالتی بحران کا آغاز اس وقت ہوا تھاجب سابق چیف آف آرمی سٹاف جنرل پرویز مشرف نے وردی میں چیف جسٹس آف پاکستان کو اپنے کیمپ آفس میں
Anokha Insaaf -by Imam Bakhsh: انوکھا انصاف تحریر: امام بخش سابقہ ملازمت کے دوران میرے ایک سینئر محترم حسن صاحب ہوا کرتے تھے جو کہ انتہائی شریف النفس، محنتی اور ایمان دار آدمی تھے۔ وہ دفتر میں اپنا وقت بالکل ضائع نہیں کرتے تھے
Bannu prison break remains unexamined by Pakistani and international media: Source: WSF “Intelligence failure” is the most easily available excuse for the government in Pakistan following the daring Taliban and Sipah-e-Sahaba jailbreak in the northern city of Bannu early on April 15. However, more than intelligence failure, the jailbreak
Fundamentalism is killing religious diversity and cultural pluralism: کسی بھی ملک کی آزادیٴ ترقیٴ خوشحالی اور استحکام کا اندازہ اس امر سے لگایا جاسکتا ہے کہ اس میں بسنے والی اقلیتیں کتنی مطمئن اور خوشحال ہیں۔ علاوہ ازیں ان کو کس حد تک قومی دھارے اور معاشرے
ہر ایک بات پہ کہتے ہو تم: بہت سےمسائل (یا مصیبتیں) ایسے ہوتے ہیں کہ جب تک آپ کے سر پر نہ آ پڑیں سمجھ نہیں آتے.  کچھ لوگ ہوتے ہیں جو کسی حال میں خوش نہیں رہتے اور کچھ ہوتے ہیں جو کسی کو کسی
Violation of minorities’ fundamental rights and freedoms: مذہبی اقلیتوں کے حقوق اور آزادیوں کی پامالی عالمی انسانی حقوق کے تقاضوں اور قوانین کا لب و لباب یہی ہے کہ تمام انسان آزاد پیدا ہوتے ہیں لہٰذا تمام انسان احترام اور حقوق میں مساوی حیثیت کے حامل
Mian Mithu is innocent and is in dire need of further State cover: So it has happened.  The court has delivered justice.  The Honorable Chief Justice, Mr. Iftikhar Chaowder has done what was needful of any man of good faith and noble intentions for public appraisal.  Being the keeper of the faith,
Sunni Tehreek harasses a peaceful rally against forced conversions: About a dozen people have been mildly injured and three have been booked under blasphemy laws for staging a rally against forced conversions of Hindu girls in Hyderabad, Sindh today. According to local sources, this peaceful rally was organized
The creation of new provinces: نئے صوبوں کی تشکیل پاکستان ایک کثیر الثقافتی ٴ کثیر اللسانی اور مختلف قومیتوں پر مبنی ایک ملک ہے۔ اس کے بانیوں کو بھی اس حقیقت کا ادراک تھا کہ ایک مضبوط اور کامیاب وفاق کو چلانے کے لئے
Killings and misconduct by U.S. soldiers: An American citizen’s introspection – by Rusty Walker: The common theme for a decade has been, “Why do they hate us?” Aside from one invasion (Iraq)  and another UN-sanctioned but badly botched NATO sanctioned operation (Afghanistan), U.S. alignment with the oppressive Saudi regime, erroneous funding of enemies through mismanaged USAID,
Our parliament: ہماری پارلیمنٹ ہمارے معاشرے میں ریاست اور سیاست سے بیگانگی اور لا تعلقی کا کلچر بڑی تیزی سے پھیلا ہے۔ جس کا سب سے بڑا مظہر شہری ذمہ داریوں سے گریز کا رحجان ہے ہم اپنے اداروں اور حکمرانوں
Stop supporting terrorists‏ – by Daniyal Shabbir: I was sitting on the Internet on 5th April when suddenly I got a message that one of our university colleagues has been shot and wounded. Then I called my friends to confirm the news, they told me that
Vague HRCP statement fails to address ongoing Shia Genocide – by Anwar Changezi: While the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) is held in high esteem by those who stand for human rights and condemn its violations, both within and outside Pakistan, it is very unfortunate that a towering organization with considerable
Three cups of tea: A story of betryal and butchery – by Maisam Ali: “Haji Ali spoke. ‘If you want to thrive in Baltistan, you must respect our ways. The first time you share tea with a Balti, you are a stranger. The second time you take tea, you are an honored guest.
My Vanishing Karachi -by Chander Parkash: Karachi, the first Capital of Pakistan and its financial hub, is a leading Industrial centre and great Seaport. Karachi accounts for a lion’s share in the GDP and generates 65% of Pakistan’s total revenue. According to legend, Karachi was
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari: Evolving Strength of Character – by Rusty Walker: If Pakistan needs a strong civil government, it will need a strong leader. If it looks for a heroic voice, someone who is courageous enough to take on a Justice system that has proven itself to be pro-Jihadi and
Rest in Peace, Cecil Chaudhry: LUBP offers sincerest condolences to all Pakistanis on the sad demise of decorated war hero, educationist and rights activist Group Captain (Retired) Cecil Chaudhry. He passed away a few hours ago in Lahore at the age of 70 after
Faiz: The Idol Breaker! – by Saad Ahmed Javed: Faiz Ahmed Faiz might not be as terribly needed yesterday as today. A country where strongmen like Sulman Taseer can be assassinated for their unconventional religious views, can we expect from it to treat its “weakmen” fairly for similar
Zardari-Manmohan meeting – A positive development: پاک بھارت رابطہٴ ایک مثبت پیش رفت البرٹ آئین سٹائین نے کہا تھا۔ ٴٴ کسی ایٹم کو توڑنے سے زیادہ مشکل ہےٴ کسی بدگمانی کو ختم کرنا۔ٴ ٴ تقسیم ہند سے لے کر اب تک 64 سالہ پاک بھارت
A Dedication to the Shia Muslim Martyrs of Chilas – by Zahra Tabusum: Protest Against Atrocities in Pakistan:  Sat, April 14, 2012, 11:00AM in front of Embassy of Pakistan, Washington D.C Oh martyrs of Chilaas, at your service we stand, Although your blood was shed upon our homelands, Your cries and pleas
The hate campaign by fake bloggers (LUBP): whose agenda they are promoting? – by Raza Rumi: Related post: LUBP being bullied by Pakistan’s “liberal” elite for its coverage of Shia genocide Editor’s note: Our friend Raza Rumi (editor of Pak Tea House blog and The Friday Times) has published a critical post on LUBP and
Bring the boys home – by Talat Farooq: Eighty-feet-deep snow, boulders and slush buried more than a hundred human beings, snuffing out life and subjecting families to unfathomable grief and sorrow. Was it worth it? Has the Siachen debacle been worth it since 1984? States are driven
A U.S. citizen’s perspective on silent Shia genocide taking place in Pakistan – by Rusty Walker: The recent wave of cold-blooded targeted killings of Shiites Muslims at multiple locations throughout Pakistan is almost too horrific to digest. More than 250 Shias have been brutally murdered in the last three months alone; a similar number of
Rehman Malik must resign: It is now abundantly clearly that the PPP government’s Interior Minister Rehman Malik has failed to protect innocent Pakistani citizens, particularly ethnic and sect-based target killing in Karachi, Baloch massacre in Balochistan, Pashtun massacre in FATA and Khyper Pakhtunkhwa,
Will Gilgit-Baltistan Fall to Taliban? – Jamil Khakwani: We are amnesic and we forget the issues to be addressed with utmost importance, we hue and cry when the events like Bangladesh and Baluchistan occur and then we mourn afterwards. We as Pakistani nation are actually very slow
Complete text of Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari’s address to Youth Summit: ISLAMABAD, April 9 (APP) Following is the text of the speech of Chairman of Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari delivered on Monday on the occasion of Pak-LOT one-day Summit held at Aiwan-e-Sadr. Text Begins “Bismillah Ir Rehman Nirrahim