Tue May 24, 2016
Shaban 16, 1437 A.H.
Where are the trees?
We have experienced the hottest May ever. So when are we going to start planting trees on the big, newly constructed roads made to counter the ever-growing traffic? Planting palm...
Apart from the summer heat, we have been experiencing another type of heat these days: election heat. Going by the body language of our politicians, it seems as though the...
As Thar starves
This refers to the news reports, ‘Three-fold raise in salaries of MPs approved’ (May 20) and ‘Two children die of malnutrition a day in Thar’ (May 20). It was disgusting...
We, the affectees of the Lahore Development Authority (LDA) Avenue-1, submit that we were allotted plots in the scheme in 2002-03. In 2004, we were informed that our plots were...
Successive governments have been abusing executive powers by appointing cronies at high-level posts in state-owned enterprises (SOEs) and in the process destroying them. Today all SOEs are white elephants. The unfortunate...
This refers to the letter, ‘Imran’s ambitions’ (May 4) by Umar Sohail. The point raised by the writer is irrefutable. There is no doubt that the burning ambition and the...
Section 83 of the Punjab Land Revenue Act-1967 elaborates itself in its title as ‘distress and sale of movable property and crops’. The British have long gone and have nothing...
The purpose of writing this letter is not to belittle the efforts of the Controller Military Accounts Officers’ Pension (CMA OP) but to highlight some problems faced by retiring officers...
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