Why was Pakistan created? In Part 1, this Episode discusses how the British and the Americans conspired to create Pakistan as a buffer state they could control against the communism of Soviet Russia. Watch the previously unaired episode from the original host of Hasb e Haal, Khabarnaak, and Khabardar. In this episode, Aftab Iqbal serves as host of the show with special guest, Political Science Professor Dr. Ishtiaq Ahmed where they touch on the topic of why there was the Indian Partition with Pakistan being created to buffer from Soviet Communism and the weak Pakistani leaders were spineless in representing our interests against the British and Americans.
Dr. Ishtiaq Ahmed is a Swedish political scientist and author of Pakistani descent. He holds a PhD in Political Science from Stockholm University. He has taught at Government College University, Lahore. the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Stockholm University, and the National University of Singapore. He is member of the editorial advisory boards of “Asian Ethnicity”; “Journal of Punjab Studies”; “IPRI Journal, Islamabad”; and “PIPS Research Journal of Conflict and Peace Studies, Islamabad”. He has written numerous books on the politics of South Asia, political Islam, human rights, multiculturalism, ethnicity, identity and nationalism.
Aftab Iqbal, best known as the original host of Hasb e Haal, Khabarnaak, and Khabardaar, is launching a brand new YouTube channel custom-tailored to the fans. The new channel with new content, unlike anything that can be seen on normal television. We will feature new, never-before-seen content, unlike anything that has ever existed on Pakistani television. This is exclusive previously unaired content produced by the talented Aftab Iqbal.
Aftab Iqbal is a popular host, director, and producer of content in Pakistan. He revolutionized the TV show industry by introducing theater performers on to his television programs. This includes comedy, politics, news, history, arts, literature, sports, and more. He has been on numerous channels including currently on Express News, but also Geo TV, and Dunya TV. He has produced television content for many years.