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Sunday November 27, 2022
Iftekhar A Khan
Iftekhar A Khan

The writer is a freelance columnist based in Lahore.

  • July 25, 2022

    The exploding population

    Iranian authorities recently deported 140 illegal Pakistani migrants. The picture of the hapless migrants squatting on their haunches has appeared...

  • March 29, 2021

    Spring in Lahore

    Those who visit the Model Town Park to walk on the track or just sit there on benches to savour the loveliness of the surroundings know how...

  • March 16, 2021

    Heavy at the top

    Are the government departments in the country overstaffed? While the beneficiaries of overstaffing consider it a boon for themselves, taxpayers feel...

  • March 09, 2021

    Politicising the public

    Politics have touched a feverish pitch in the last many months. Political developments and news, more than any other important subject, have...

  • February 25, 2021

    Traffic nightmare

    The purpose of holding sports events is to provide entertainment to the public and encourage young people to indulge in physical activities....

  • January 18, 2021

    Fortune diggers

    Any episode that creates suspense and thrill quickly grabs public attention. People glue themselves to various types of news media to know what will...

  • December 26, 2020

    Shrinking print

    The newspaper print industry is facing a rapid decline. This phenomenon is not restricted to a particular country; it’s being witnessed in many...

  • December 09, 2020

    Remembering traffic victims

    The UN General Assembly proclaimed the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011–2020 in March 2010. More than a decade has gone by since the...

  • November 19, 2020

    Trump’s exit

    Amid thundering crowds and glaring lights, US President-elect Joe Biden saluted his voters for electing him as the new occupant of the White House....

  • November 10, 2020

    Withdrawal before Christmas

    Whenever the peace talks to end the decades-old war in Afghanistan appear close to fruition, a terrorist act takes place to shatter any hope for a...