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Atta-ur-Rahman
Atta-ur-Rahman

The writer is the former chairman of the HEC, and president of the Network of Academies of Science of OIC Countries (NASIC).

  • April 01, 2020

    Pandemic science

    Recently Mr Abdullah Hussain Haroon, former ambassador of Pakistan to the United Nations, came forward with a video recording in which he states...

  • March 18, 2020

    Coronavirus and Pakistan

    The world is in the middle of the worst pandemic in recent history, as the strain of Covid-19 spreads rapidly

  • March 04, 2020

    On viruses and mysterious deaths

    The death of fourteen persons and hospitalisation of some 350 persons living in localities near the Karachi harbour triggered all sorts of...

  • February 19, 2020

    IT for economic growth

    Pakistan’s IT exports have underperformed by a factor of at least 20, standing at only $1 billion whereas Indian IT exports are over $130 billion...

  • February 05, 2020

    Education emergency

    A former prime minister of the UK was once asked about the three top priorities of his government. Without any hesitation his response was...

  • January 22, 2020

    Lessons from China

    On 10th January 2020, a glittering function was held in The Great Hall of the People in Beijing with several thousand dignitaries. It was presided...

  • January 08, 2020

    Strategic changes

    Pakistan must change the strategic directions of development and rise to face the challenges of the 4th Industrial Revolution.According to McKinsey...