Pakistan's ambitions run far beyond Afghanistan
While Pakistan's army chiefs and its military dictators have invariably exercised unbridled control over the country, current army chief General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani has gone a step beyond his predecessors. Like them, he has absolute power within the country, but he adds to that with an awesome aura over the Americans too. They address their most important appeals to him rather than the civilian government.
Former US president George W. Bush, in Mumbai recently, said American patience with Pakistan is wearing thin. But so far as Pakistan is concerned, that does not deter its current ambitions.
RBI Chief Raghuram Rajan stated that more economic data is needed to be confident that economic growth is picking up, although he added that the benefits to exports from the Rupee's fall is yet to kick in.
Date 11-12-13, Duration 2:19, Views 33