Harvard students walk out en masse from Israeli diplomat's talk in US

NEW YORK, Nov. 16 -- The Israeli consul-general in New York, Dani Dayan, had to face an almost empty auditorium on Wednesday when he was invited to speak at Harvard Law School after nearly a 100 stude... Read More

Global trade's bright (green) future

ISLAMABAD, Nov. 16 -- Most discussions of trade nowadays inevitably feature the words "war," "tariff," or "Trump." But look beyond the headlines and you will see the foundations of a more collaborativ... Read More

Missing the big picture on poverty reduction

ISLAMABAD, Nov. 16 -- This year's Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences was awarded to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, and Michael Kremer for their experimental approach to poverty reduction. In t... Read More

The fall of the Berlin Wall and social democracy

ISLAMABAD, Nov. 16 -- It was already clear 30 years ago that the fall of the Berlin Wall would change everything. But precisely what that change will mean for world politics in the twenty-first centur... Read More

A living wage for capitalism

ISLAMABAD, Nov. 16 -- At 3.6%, unemployment in the United States remains near its lowest level since the late 1960s. There are even signs that people who had previously dropped out of the labor force ... Read More

BRICS ties vital in uncertain world

ISLAMABAD, Nov. 16 -- The BRICS Summit ended in Brazil's capital Brasilia. This year has been bad for the whole world. Negative impacts brought by the US-launched trade war against China have been spr... Read More

Lack of info on Afghan vote recount raises eyebrows

ISLAMABAD, Nov. 16 -- Tensions surrounding the recent Afghan presidential elections are a despairing reminder that anti-government militancy is not the only - and perhaps not the biggest - problem the... Read More

PM, COAS discuss security issues in meeting

ISLAMABAD, Nov. 16 -- Prime Minister Imran Khan met Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday to discuss the security situation of the country. The prime minister and the army ch... Read More

Despite difficult times, economy has stabilised, reiterates PM Imran

ISLAMABAD, Nov. 16 -- Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday said that Pakistan's economy has stabilised despite the difficult time that the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) government went through during ... Read More

Bilawal says Pakistan will have a new PM by next year

ISLAMABAD, Nov. 16 -- Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said on Friday that the country would have a new prime minister by next year. Speaking to media after a meeting of t... Read More