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Naveed Ahmad

Naveed Ahmad is an investigative journalist and academic based in the GCC with a career in writing on diplomacy, security and governance. Besides other honors, he won the Jefferson Fellowship in 2000 and UNAOC Cross-Cultural Reporting Award 2010. Twitter: @naveed360

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Could Chabahar be a bridge between Kabul and New Delhi?

Last month, Afghanistan took a detour to ship goods to India. Instead of using a land route via Pakistan, the inaugural convoy of 23 trucks left for the Iranian port of Chabahar for a shipment across Pakistan's waters.

March 09, 2019

It’s time for illegal expatriates to return to Pakistan

Only if done right, expatriates can prove to be an effective bridge between their home country and their host, especially in terms of cultures, economies, and regions. 

February 07, 2019