Immunisation Hesitancy in Pakistan Articles Asia

Immunisation Hesitancy in Pakistan

The news broke out that Prime Minister Imran Khan was tested positive for Covid-19 just two days after he was vaccinated. With Pakistan observing more than an 8% Covid-19 positivity…

Evolving Contours of Indian Cyber Espionage and Pakistan’s Response Articles Asia Defense & Security

Evolving Contours of Indian Cyber Espionage and Pakistan’s Response

Pakistan’s track record of national and sector-specific cyber security remains abysmal. While targeted Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks and amateur website ‘hacks’ continue, as do overt information operations campaigns aiming to…

Does PECA Law Empower Women? Articles Asia

Does PECA Law Empower Women?

On August 11, 2016, the Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act (PECA) was passed to restrict radical online content, hate speech, and harassment in Pakistan. The PECA has several sections that…

Turkish N-Bomb: A New Favourite of Propaganda Machinery Articles Asia Defense & Security

Turkish N-Bomb: A New Favourite of Propaganda Machinery

Developing a nuclear bomb has become a difficult task, thanks to the robust non-proliferation norms and international control measures. A case in point is Iran’s nuclear program. Despite this, news…

An Appraisal of Democratic Regression in India Articles Asia Politics & Governance

An Appraisal of Democratic Regression in India

Trends of democratic regression across various states worldwide, coupled with the rising right-wing forces of fascism and authoritarianism, can be considered as one of the characteristic features of 21st-century global…

The Politics of Deceit Americas Articles Asia Politics & Governance

The Politics of Deceit

The term post-truth became a buzzword when the Oxford English Dictionary declared it as their word of the year in 2016, referring to it as “circumstances in which objective facts are less…

Middle East Regime Stability and COVID-19 Articles Middle East & North Africa Politics & Governance

Middle East Regime Stability and COVID-19

In the span of nine months, the states’ abilities to weather existential crises have been put to the test. Success in containing the COVID-19 pandemic has varied; in many cases,…

Film and Drama Industry as a Component of Perception and Soft Power Articles Asia

Film and Drama Industry as a Component of Perception and Soft Power

It is quite fashionable to talk about movies and dramas. May it be cinema or home theatre, laptop or a hand gadget, movies and drama platforms are readily available for…

Analysing rules Pakistan’s Efforts to Regulate Social Media and OTT Services Articles Asia Politics & Governance

Analysing Pakistan’s Efforts to Regulate Social Media and OTT Services

On 12th February 2020, Prime Minister Imran Khan’s federal cabinet approved the Citizens Protection (Against Online Harm) Rules 2020. Unlike the Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act of 2016 (PECA-2016), which…

AI Journalism and the Fate of Journalism in Pakistan Articles Asia

AI Journalism and Pakistani newsrooms

The print is dead. Cross-media ownership and centralisation is going to take over. The future is digital. And now, Artificial Intelligence (AI). The debate about the fate of journalism is…

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