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Iftekhar A Khan
Iftekhar A Khan

The writer is a freelance columnist based in Lahore.

  • October 18, 2019

    Falling standards

    Those who attended schools and colleges in the sixties and early seventies observe that the standard of our education has gone down over the years...

  • October 14, 2019

    The newsmakers

    File photoMany public-sector organisations vie to remain in the news but some come out clear winners for their own reasons. The Pakistan Steel Mills...

  • October 05, 2019

    Delayed public projects

    Every government boasts about serving the people who elected it. Hence attending to public needs and ensuring its wellbeing should be at the top of...

  • September 30, 2019

    Protests in Egypt

    During the G7 summit in France recently, when President Trump, looking for Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, called out ‘Where’s my...

  • September 14, 2019

    Deadlocked

    After the ninth round of peace talks between the United States and the Taliban ended in Doha, both sides seemed optimistic about the progress. The...

  • September 09, 2019

    Impulsive planning

    The chaotic situation in Karachi during the torrential rains revealed how we mismanage our mega cities by allowing them to grow haphazardly.This...

  • August 29, 2019

    Riding into the sunset

    The decision to extend the retirement age of government servants by three years may be good news for some but bad news for others. While the Khyber...