Posts Tagged ‘ Pervez Musharraf ’

The News (Jang) Publishes Defamatory Headline Against Musharraf

Oct 1st, 2010 | By | Category: Jang, The News

The News (Jang) today published a ‘top story’ carrying a headline that refers to Pervez Musharraf as ‘Crazy’. This is a wholly irresponsible and potentially defamatory action by the Jang Group newspaper. Gen. Musharraf is, of course, entitled to his opinions about the proper role of the military. If he believes in military dictatorship, for […]

Disaster Relief, Then and Now

Aug 30th, 2010 | By | Category: Jang, The News

Ahmad Noorani writes for The News today a curious article about flood donations received from the international community. The thesis of Mr Noorani’s column appears to be that the present government is not as effective as the Musharraf regime in 2005. Despite the author’s intentions, though, his presentation of facts to back his claim are […]

Who is Shaheen Sehbai working for?

May 10th, 2010 | By | Category: The News

Shaheen Sehbai is back with more of his psychic magic in The News. Today he uses his psychic powers to read the mind of, as usual, President Zardari who he says is ‘on a warpath‘ against, well, everyone. But today’s column takes a new, and troubling direction. While the silliness and contradictions that we have […]

Shaheen Sehbai: Journalist or Man with an Agenda

Nov 5th, 2009 | By | Category: The News

It is interesting to note that in today’s The News, the OpEd written by Shaheen Sehbai, an Editor in the newspaper, has been relegated to the inner pages. It seems like even The News governing board has realized that Mr Sehbai is not a journalist, but a campaigner. And that his stories are not based […]

Pakistan’s Rush Limbaugh: Lies, Damned Lies and Shahid Masood

Nov 2nd, 2009 | By | Category: Uncategorized

These days Shahid Masood is leading the charge in the camp which wants to destabilize the democratically elected civilian government of Pakistan. He is the man who initiated the Kerry-Lugar controversy and is again responsible for creating the current NRO problem. So who is this man and what is his mission. In this piece PMW […]