Afghanistan

Afghanistan: The blame game

It is very rare for a country to get involved so deep in the affairs of another country without an ulterior motive. If NATO countries are fighting in Afghanistan, they are doing it only for their own sake. They are not the least bit interested in what happens to Afghans Read more…

By Hameed, ago
Afghanistan

Afghanistan: No Way Ahead

First thing first, I do not like Karzai. I really don’t, but I can’t help feeling sorry for him at times. When he was offered the position of being a puppet of USA, he probably thought that he would go to Afghanistan, help NATO in capturing Osama and Mullah Omar, Read more…

By Hameed, ago
Afghans in Australia

The Afghan Bazaar or Boat Bazaar?

Dandenong is home of great diversity in Melbourne. Like other parts, there are people from different backgrounds living in this heavily multicultural suburb. Rightly so, it is known as the most culturally diverse suburb in Victoria. Afghan businesses have flourished in Dandenong for the past 10 years or so. Specially, Thomas Read more…

By Hameed, ago
Afghanistan

The future is bleak

Afghanistan government estimates that 42 per cent of Afghanistan’s population live below the national poverty line and another 20 per cent just above the line in a position that they could fall below the line at any time. That is pretty sad, however you look at it. There are probably Read more…

By Hameed, ago