General Qamar Javed Bajwa said Pakistani people were the real power of the army. File/Photo
Amid the cacophony of a divisive election campaign, India on Saturday somberly marked the 100th anniversary of the most abominable crime of the British colonial regime, recorded in history as the Jallianwala Bagh massacre.
Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan always supports a peaceful solution for any conflict in the world (“ US envoy appreciates Imran’s statement on Afghan peace,” April 27, Gulf Today).
Pakistan unsurprisingly occupies a predominant place on our foreign policy turf for the reason that our approach to this hostile neighbour is impacted not only by India’s strategic partnership with the US but also by the state of our bilateral relations with Russia and China and the consistent stand India had taken against terror in spite of the uncertainties that had lately cropped up around the ‘war on terror’.
It is a new Pakistan where rule of law will be equal for rich and poor people (“Zardari’s sister Faryal Talpur arrested in money laundering case,” July 15, Gulf Today). In Pakistan there should be zero tolerance for the people who do corruption and make poor people’s lives miserable. Prime Minister of Pakistan
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