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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).

  • June 19, 2019

    Centres of excellence

    Pakistan has taken the first important steps under the present government to transition from its low value added largely agricultural economy to a...

  • June 01, 2019

    Higher education in turmoil

    A recent article in a newspaper suggested a scheme that would make the universities of Pakistan low-level community colleges focusing largely on...

  • December 26, 2018

    What our future holds

    On December 21, the PM House was opened to the public and a formal announcement was made at a special function, at which the prime minister was the...

  • December 12, 2018

    Gateway to knowledge

    On December 4, a historic development occurred in Pakistan. The prime minister convened a meeting to consider the means through which education,...

  • November 17, 2018

    Beyond the first 90 days

    Pakistan is fortunate to have a leader like Imran Khan who is honest and sincerely committed to the process of equitable socioeconomic development....

  • October 31, 2018

    Some steps for progress

    Pakistan today stands at the threshold of what could be a new and glorious era of socio-economic development. This requires some key initiatives.The...

  • October 17, 2018

    Shades of governance

    I have been advocating a technocratic system of governance for many years. Such a system can exist under both a presidential and parliamentary...