Cyril Almeida, Pakistani journalist has been named as the International Press Institute’s 2019 World Press Freedom Hero. He is known for his courageous and hard-hitting coverage of civil-military tensions in the South Asian country. He has been conferred with this award for his tenacious coverage of the Pakistani state’s patronage of militant groups. He has ..
Separatism in Pakistan: GK, General Studies and Current Affairs
The Vijay Diwas is commemorated every year on December 16 to mark India’s victory over Pakistan in the 1971 war, which had led to the creation of Bangladesh. On 16 December 1971, nearly 93,000 Pakistani Forces under the command of Lieutenant General AAK Niazi raised white flags and surrendered to the Indian Army at Dhaka, ..