Tag Archives: S M Hali

Karbala And Its Lessons: A TV Talk By Raja G Mujtaba  Karbala is an event that changed the course of history and created two unparallel records in the same event. It’s an event that had far reaching impact on the future of Islam and its polity.  Therefore this event of such historical importance needs a […]

Self respect & dignity  By S. M. Hali Self-respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself. —Abraham Joshua Heschel Dignity and self-respect are two things that every person should have, but unfortunately not everyone does. If you know you lack these qualities, but would […]

Avoiding media biases  S. M. Hali  Media bias has been defined as the perceived spin provided by journalists and news producers in their selection of events and stories that are reported and how they are covered. The term “media bias” implies a pervasive bias contravening journalistic ethics, rather than the perspective of an individual journalist or […]

Ban on YouTube should continue  By S. M. Hali  Social media website You Tube was banned in Pakistan in September 2012 after a blasphemous video titled “Innocence of Muslims” was uploaded on it which caused mass scale protests/riots leading to loss of life/property across the Muslim world and the operator of the popular webpage Google, […]

Sindhurakshak accident—implications By S. M. Hali  On the eve of India’s Independence Day—2013, in the backdrop of proclamations of a number of naval achievements like the reactor of its first indigenous nuclear submarine Arihant going critical, its maiden indigenously built aircraft carrier Vikrantcommencing sea trials and the Kiev class aircraft carrier acquired from Russia INS Vikramaditya also beginning air trials after […]

S. M. Hali Pakistan and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) not only enjoy deep rooted fraternal ties but share historic maritime traditions. Pakistan Navy (PN) has the unique honour of having extended training to Royal Saudi Naval Forces (RSNF) officers and sailors in their formative years. The current commander of the RSNF, Vice-Admiral Dakheel-Allah […]

Kashmir issue & India’s flawed Pakistan policy By S. M. Hali  Dr Subhash Kapila, writing for South Asia Analysis Group (SAAG), in his latest Op-Ed ‘India’s Pakistan Policy: A Saga of Flawed Approaches – Analysis’, quotes from reputed Indian columnist M.J. Akbar’s Op-Ed: ‘Out of turn’, published in the “Times of India”, December 23, 2012 that “Delhi’s Pakistan policy has all the […]

Bengalis dragging non Bengali's bodies  “Ever since Pakistan's creation, the Dark skinned lordships have replaced the white skinned ones. The entire country is hostage to these well trained and ingrained remnants of the British Raj. The sooner we get rid of these the better it is for Pakistan.” Raja Mujtaba By S. M. Hali December […]

"Killing of journalists is a murder of truth; truth never dies." Raja Mujtaba Reprehensible attacks on media  By S. M. Hali In this age of terrorism, war and conflict, media-persons comprising both print and electronic-media journalists, are exposed to unprecedented dangers because they take calculated risks. Some pay with their lives while others receive serious […]

China’s principled stand on Diaoyu Islands By S. M. Hali Japan’s annexation of the Diaoyu Island along with the affiliated Nan Xiaodao and Bei Xiaodao through its illegal purchase and subsequent nationalization of the islands is unlawful and contrary to historical facts. Recorded legal documents indicate Chinese possession since ancient times. The islands were discovered, […]

A nation being sold in the name of 'National Interest' By Raja G Mujtaba S M Hali conducted his TV Talk on the subject, whatever views the participants may have but they are not seeing the reality, they cannot read the walls. Messages coming from distance are quite different than the official versions. The video […]

Defence & Diplomacy By Raja G Mujtaba Mr. S M Hali held his weekly talk on PTV on the subject where on the panel; author was also present along with Dr. Simbal Khan. Pakistan has paid a very heavy price for American friendship and at the end of the day Pakistan stands isolated and humiliated […]