مسٹر محمد علی جناح پر جس شخص نے حملہ کیا تھا اسے پانچ سال کی قید عدالت سے ہوئی۔

‘‘عنوان: ’’مسٹر محمد علی جناح پر جس شخص نے حملہ کیا تھا اسے پانچ سال کی قید عدالت سے ہوئی۔

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میرے پاس ’ماہنامہ رسالہ روحانی عالم ریاست رام پور یوپی‘ کے کچھ شمارے محفوظ ہیں۔ میرے نانا مرزا اکبر بیگ اس کے خریدار تھے، جیسا کہ

صفحہ بارہ پر پتا درج ہے: جناب مرزا اکبربیگ صاحب پکے کوارٹر نمبر۹ لین نمبر۶۸۲ متصل بڑے میاں کا درس لاہور۔ پوسٹ مغلپورہ

اس ماہنامے کے ’محررخصوصی‘ الحاج مولانا مرزا محمود علی صاحب شفق ہیں، اور ’اڈیٹر‘ مرزا واجد علی۔

جیسا کہ اس رسالے کے نام سے عیاں ہے، یہ روحانی معاملات سے …

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The 21st point: Overhaul the state

Note: This article was completed on December 31st, 2014, and was originally posted on this Blog in January 2015.

Presently there is happening quite a serious debate on the 20 points envisaged in the National Action Plan. Its thrust is on two points:

i) All these measures should have been in their place since long as a matter of routine, probably from the day first when Pakistan came to exist; and,

ii) Due to the past negligence of the governments, doubts and questions are being raised about the efficacy of these measures.

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Why Pakistan is not a viable state?

Better to start with two clarifications: First, this piece does not raise the question of Pakistani state’s viability in the sense Pakistan’s Leftists and liberals are wont to discuss it. They say something like that: It’s unviable because it was created by the British in line with their policy of Divide and Rule; It’s unviable because it was created by the narrow-mindedness of Hindus or the Congress, or the stubbornness of Muslims or the League. They also hold that: It’s unviable because religion is never the basis of any state. The writer …

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