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Muhammad Amir Rana

Managing security & economy

Managing security & economy

Chinese investors demand the award of projects on softer terms and on a fast track. Updated Apr 21, 2019 11:49am
The geoeconomics of CPEC

The geoeconomics of CPEC

There is an impression that Pakistan has lost its geopolitical equilibrium. Updated Apr 07, 2019 07:59am
Gateway to prosperity

Gateway to prosperity

Gwadar residents are waiting for the prime minister to help resolve the fishermen’s issues. Published Mar 24, 2019 07:09am
Renewed campaign

Renewed campaign

Seventeen years after first banning militant groups, Pakistan is once again at a crossroads. Updated Mar 10, 2019 11:15am
A militant-free Pakistan

A militant-free Pakistan

Both India and Pakistan need a paradigm shift to move from covert warfare to strategic realism. Published Feb 24, 2019 07:32am
Rights outside faith’s domain

Rights outside faith’s domain

The state and religious forces have developed a relationship of ideological and political convenience. Published Feb 10, 2019 07:12am
The painful truth

The painful truth

As seen in Sahiwal, law enforcement has mastered the art of downplaying tragedies. Updated Jan 28, 2019 02:28pm
A must-win war

A must-win war

Pakistan needs to solemnly review what it has gained and lost in its war against terrorism. Published Dec 16, 2018 06:08am
TLP’s political future

TLP’s political future

Some party insiders claim that both Qadri and Rizvi consider themselves to be the real architects of the TLP. Updated Dec 03, 2018 01:48pm
Dreams and expectations

Dreams and expectations

Both Pakistan and China have been caught in their own trap of CPEC sloganeering. Published Nov 18, 2018 06:57am
The will to counter extremism

The will to counter extremism

State appeasement only provides oxygen to extremist groups, increasing their bargaining power. Published Nov 04, 2018 07:06am
Strategic confines of CPEC

Strategic confines of CPEC

Pakistan’s strategists have failed to calculate CPEC’s economic and commercial potential. Published Oct 21, 2018 06:58am
Benefits of social cohesion

Benefits of social cohesion

The government will have to chalk out a clear plan to deal with the issues of extremism and hate speech. Published Oct 07, 2018 07:16am
Challenge for the ulema

Challenge for the ulema

Efforts to utilise religious diplomatic channels between Pakistan and Afghanistan are not new. Published Sep 23, 2018 06:40am
Inclusive Pakistan

Inclusive Pakistan

Certain religious leaders and groups are pushing society towards chaos. Published Sep 09, 2018 06:55am