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Kashmir: a sea of traumatized humanity

From a tourist’s lens, being born in Kashmir is a blessing to be cherished. To a Kashmiri, however, it equates to a lifelong imprisonment. From the moment a Kashmiri is…

Knowledge economy

With the advent of the 4th Industrial Revolution, the world has begun to change rapidly as never before. Fantastic developments are taking place in fields such as energy storage systems,…

Post-pandemic reconstruction

As Pakistan begins to emerge from the financial crisis imposed upon it because of massive corruption by previous governments, and the subsequent coronavirus pandemic, we need to work out a…

Training journalists in the era of fake news

As uncannily realistic "deep fake" videos proliferate online, including one recently retweeted by Donald Trump, journalism schools are scrambling to adapt to an era of misinformation - or fake news.…

Humanity: The Next Phase

Humanity: the next phase

It was heartbreaking, that final glance, when he saw his wife and kids for the last time. Memories flashed back, in heartbreaking cascades, of all those special moments – the…

Negative Growth

Negative growth

Everyone wants everything – how is that going to work? The promise of economic growth is that the poor can live like the rich and the rich can live like…

Machines And Men

Machines and men

The recent advances in artificial intelligence are truly mindboggling. Dr Ray Kurzweil, an authority on futuristic thinking, predicts that by 2045, “the state of singularity” will be reached and machines…

We Are Running Out Of Time

We are running out of time

One of the most important advances in academic work in recent years has been the focus on ecology as a social, economic and political category. Society is no longer viewed…

Our universe

As scientific knowledge increases exponentially with the passage of time, the intricate and complex design that has resulted in the living cell and finally in such a diversity of plant…

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