Two recent developments in our neighborhood should raise concerns. First India moved to shut down an independent regulatory agency that had monitored its nuclear program for the last twenty eight years and secondly Iran threatened to close the Persian Gulf by closing the Straits of Hormuz if it was attacked. In a move that is sure to raise world wide concerns India terminated the independent agency that oversaw its entire nuclear industry.
Friday, January 6, 2012
ISLAMABAD: Current fight between Pakistani politics is meant to be a major cause of the upcoming senate elections in this Marc.
The ruling Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) stands to gain most and four parties to lose all in the forthcoming Senate elections, reveal calculations on the basis of party positions in the national and provincial legislatures.
SYDNEY : Australia, crushed India by an innings and 68 runs in the second test at the Sydney Cricket Ground Friday to take a 2-0 lead in the four-match series.
It was the sixth successive overseas test defeat for India after their 4-0 drubbing in England last year and put paid to their hopes of a first series triumph in Australia.