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For lack of leadership, a battle was lost

By Anita Joshua

The Awami National Party (ANP), the political legacy of “Frontier Gandhi” or Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan, entered Elections 2013 with a huge anti-incumbency factor and corruption allegations, that were matching in scale, if not more, with its coalition partner of five years, the… 1,265 more words


New Pashto Music Videos highlight yearning for peace

Recently a number of young and educated Pashtun singers produced music videos that highlight people’s yearning for peace and development in the Af-Pak region. These youngsters are using music to create awareness about socio-political and security issues confronted by the local communities and to discourage the spread of fundamentalist religious thought. 76 more words

Media & Peace

The Noble 'Servant' Of Peshawar

Khurshid Khan, an eminent 60-year-old lawyer and deputy attorney general of Pakistan, wants to “heal the wounds” of the terror-stricken minority Sikh community in that country. 414 more words

Media & Peace

Die Rolle der NGOs in der ländlichen Entwicklung in Bangladesch

I.         Einleitung

In der ländlichen Entwicklung in Bangladesch ist zunächst die Rolle der Regierungsorganisationen (GOs) und die der Nicht-Regierungsorganisationen (NGOs) abzugrenzen, obwohl sie in der Praxis in den meisten Fällen zumindest „offiziell“ als zusammenarbeiten. 5,765 more words