Sat July 23, 2016
Shawwal 18, 1437 A.H.
Abdul Sattar Edhi
Dr Ikramul Haq
Terrorism and the drug trade
June 29, 2016
June 26 marks the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking. The day was decided by the United Nations General Assembly in 1987...
A routine exercise
June 05, 2016
With the announcement of the budget for FY2016-17, it has again been established that our budget-makers, no matter under what regime, consciously or...
No more commissions please
May 08, 2016
The tug of war on forming a commission under the Pakistan Commissions of Inquiry Act 1956 (the government has already written a letter to this...
Our curious paradox
April 25, 2016
The prime minister of Pakistan, in his second address to the nation on April 22, 2016 on the allegations arising from the Panama Leaks, has made it...
Innocent unless proven guilty
April 15, 2016
A heated debate is going on in the media, parliament and elsewhere, revolving around the best way to investigate the disclosures contained in the...
April 07, 2016
In the wake of ‘Panama Papers: Politicians, Criminal & Rogue Industry That Hide Their Cash’, heated debates at home and abroad are...
Remembering a black day
March 10, 2016
March 9, 2007 was, undoubtedly, a tragic day in our history. The Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) was barred from performing his duties, as a...
Pakistan’s real dilemma
February 21, 2016
According to the spokesman of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), the collection of Rs1,664 billion till February 15 – against collections of...
February 02, 2016
The federal government has imposed fixed sales tax per litre on all petroleum products with effect from February 1, 2016, violating the statutory...
The IMF and our taxes
January 24, 2016
In a recent report, ‘Unlocking Pakistan’s Tax Revenue Potential’, released on December 4, 2015, the International Monetary Fund...
Farah displays Olympic credentials with London victory
Clinton introduces VP Kaine as antithesis of Trump
Pakistan collapse to 57-4 in reply to England’s 589-8 dec
Twin blasts kill at least 80 in Kabul protest
Munich pulls together after shopping mall shooting
´Lone´ Munich shooter kills nine, commits suicide
‘Nobody can ensure peace if jailed MQM leaders denied...
As Pakistan bars extremists from airwaves, some fear...
Obama denies any U.S. involvement in Turkey coup bid
India searches for missing air force plane, no wreckage...
Ringing in the ears plagues nearly one in 10 U.S. adults
Irfan Khan is a man in 'Madaari' who lost everything
Pakistan Post to issue commemorative stamp on Edhi at Independence Day
New pictures released as Britain's Prince George marks 3rd birthday
Qandeel's father wants son to be 'shot on sight'
Turkey and Pakistan
M Zeb Khan
Clinton and Trump: a media critique
A nuclear future?
The threat to democracy
Malik Muhammad Ashraf
Healthcare and the census