Tags : peace

#Tolerance: 9th Indo-Pak Peace Calendar 2021 launched by Pakistani and

New Delhi/Karachi: 21 Feb 2021 – The 9th Indo-Pak Peace Calendar 2021 is launched online today by Aaghaz-e-Dosti, an Indo-Pak Friendship Initiative that works voluntarily on fostering people to people relations between India and Pakistan, primarily through peace education activities. This year, Aaghaz-e-Dosti collaborated with Tehrik-e-Niswan for the peace calendar. More than 200 Indian and […]...Read More

The Writing is on the Wall: A ‘canvas’ of symbols

The wall built along the Occupied Palestinian Territory now teems with colour as numerous artists and human rights activists have echoed vivid, fragmented, and sometimes heartfelt, sentiments for peace and stability in the region. The striking imagery that stand out on this ‘canvas’ speaks of solidarity, hope and compassion in an exhibition put on by […]...Read More

Horrific Kabul attack shakes nation to its core, US envoy

Afghanistan declared a national day of mourning Tuesday to honor the 22 people killed in a horrific attack a day earlier on Kabul University, which was claimed by the Islamic State group. Most of those killed were students and another 22 people were injured, some of them critically. Monday’s brutal, hours-long assault was the second […]...Read More

Against the Tide // What Indians & Pakistanis in UAE

There is something much more precious than petro dollars that Indians and Pakistanis living in UAE can send back home. It’s tolerance. The two nationalities form the biggest chunk of population in the Emirates. They enjoy the fruit of multi-culturalism and pluralism, but sadly their countries have moved far from these ideals. UAE has eternalized […]...Read More

Another flag for peace as Sudan govt, rebels sign deal

Ululations and cheers rang out as one by one, representatives from the transitional government and rebel groups signed the deal, a year after the peace talks began, at a ceremony in the South Sudanese capital Juba. “Today we have reached a peace agreement. We are happy. We have finished the mission,” Tut Gatluak, head of the South Sudanese mediating […]...Read More