Thu January 19, 2017
Rabi-us-Sani 20, 1438 A.H.
Pak vs Aus
There has always been grim news about the economic condition of Pakistan, but recently the country’s economy improved quite a lot and emerged as a fastest-growing developing country in the...
It has been more than one week since Professor Salman Haider along with other bloggers had gone missing. Assurances that the government is committed to find the missing activists are...
After the rain
Underdeveloped areas in Sindh have had the worst effects after the rain. Streets are covered with rainwater which – in some areas – is mixed with dirty sewerage water. Stagnant...
A transparent system
The Public Service Commission recruits aspiring candidates in positions vacant in the federal government. However, in the recent past a few incidents – late announcement of test results etc –...
Shares of some public companies are sold to the people through banks. However, the shareholders cannot resell these shares through a banking channel. One suggests that banks should be authorised for...
Child protection law
The Tayyaba torture case is not unknown. The 10-year-old girl was working as a maid at the residence of a session judge. The young maid had allegedly been abused by...
This refers to the news report, ‘210 tubewells solarised in Fata’ (Jan 17). It is indeed a matter of great satisfaction that Fata has taken a lead in solarising the...
More than a highway
This refers to the article, ‘The CPEC and knowledge’ (Jan 18), by Dr Atta-ur-Rahman. The writer has rightly suggested the establishment of industrial clusters which deal in four different sectors...
Say no to corruption
It is a sad truth of our society that it has some safe doors like plea bargain for the corrupt. The institutions like NAB accept offers of the corrupt who...
Libraries in the country
The presence of well-equipped libraries is essential in a civilised nation. A library has an extensive collection of books on almost every subject. Therefore, it is a place where one...
Chennai Express producer charged with rape
Panama Leaks: Property details for Maryam submitted in court
Samsung chief staves off arrest, but prosecutor keeps chasing
Babar Azam first Pak player to reach 1000 runs in 21 ininngs
Japanese woman arrives in Pakistan to marry man she met on...
Pakistani delegation to attend ‘extraordinary session’...
Alibaba's Jack Ma eyes Pakistan for e-Commerce business
Pakistan in talks with Iran to renegotiate IP project GSPA
Sindh to introduce law for madrasa regulation soon
Why is PPP angry with Ch Nisar?
Determining the enemy
Testing uncertain waters
How the left was lost
The cold war option
Iftekhar A Khan
Trump waxwork replaces Obama at Madame Tussauds London
Man Utd dethrone Real Madrid as cash kings
Bush senior in intensive care, wife Barbara also hospitalized
Deadly quake nightmare returns to haunt Italy
Afghanistan´s first female orchestra set to take Davos