HRCP hails Commission on missing persons

ISLAMABAD – Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) on Wednesday welcomed formation of the Commission to resolve the aggravated issue of the enforced disappearance and assured its full cooperation with the body. After attending meeting of the Commission held on other day, Asma Jahangir, Chairperson HRCP welcomed the formation of…

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Lessons from SAARC

Although a diplomatic breakthrough between India and Pakistan remained the highlight of the 16th SAARC Summit held last week in Thimphu, Bhutan, the summit’s proceedings reflect a realisation among the body that it would have to move past bilateral disputes and forge regional unity to combat collective problems, at least…

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Towards a Green and Happy South Asia

The leaders of SAARC issued a joint declaration yesterday evening on the conclusion of the summit. The declaration titled Thimphu Silver Jubilee Declaration “Towards a Green and Happy South Asia” was approved by The President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai; the Prime Minister of the People’s Republic…

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