Mon January 23, 2017
Rabi-us-Sani 24, 1438 A.H.
Pak vs Aus
M Zeb Khan
January 17, 2017
Man has struggled, sometimes by default and most often by design, to live differently from other animals. Getting rid of his own inherent weaknesses...
Continuity and change
January 11, 2017
The UNDP has suggested five principles of governance for the 21st century. These principles include the fact that all citizens should have a voice...
Governance or window dressing?
December 26, 2016
All of us expect our governments at each level – federal, provincial, and district – to perform better and faster. Instead, they end up...
Truth and deception
December 06, 2016
It is the age of disinformation as much as it is the age of information. Unless one has strong cognitive filters to deal with all kinds of...
November 17, 2016
Donald Trump has taken the world by surprise and proved all predictions wrong. Most of us believed he was his own worst enemy and Hillary would beat...
Pakistan in the 16th century
September 28, 2016
Famous historians, Will and Ariel Durant, have explored the cultural history of England in their book, ‘The Age of Reason, 1961’ with...
The unlettered scholars
September 20, 2016
Reducing knowledge to what is written in the text is, in all fairness, a form of ignorance of the modern man. Some of those who have never been to...
A battle of wits
September 13, 2016
The US-India strategic alliance, with Afghanistan acting as an usher to the new global power theatre, seems to be a harbinger of big developments...
What education is not
August 30, 2016
At times it may be risky to raise questions about widely-held beliefs and established traditions but it is the only tested way to open up the mind...
August 18, 2016
In logical terms, false dichotomy refers to a situation when one is offered a choice between two extremely different alternatives when in fact there...
Bridge of governance
August 02, 2016
“Brexit was undisputedly a major and unexpected event in the UK history and it sent shockwaves around the world but it will not be a blow to...
July 23, 2016
The cheers of jubilant crowds across Turkey have reverberated here in Pakistan. The Turkish republic was saved from falling apart by not falling...
A noble soul
July 14, 2016
A purposeless life is no life at all but most of us even do not ponder over the question of what makes life meaningful let alone living a meaningful...
What went wrong?
June 28, 2016
Much of what we know about Islam rarely comes from our own independent study and reflection on the scriptures. We generally learn from a select...
June 21, 2016
Culture is the software of the mind. Many of us think we are thinking when we are not. We simply follow certain accepted beliefs, values, and norms....
It's my film too. It's my right: Mahira on being sidelined for...
69 Pakistanis in Saudi detention on terror charges
Pliskova beats ´Dasha´ to dash Aussie hopes
Indian blind team to visit Pakistan
Pink hats take over Sundance festival as Handler leads Women's...
Special Security Division for CPEC projects notified
Durand Line: A reality that cannot be changed
Ties with Washington to be strengthened further: Nawaz
Parco to set up $5 bn deep conversion coastal refinery
Indian blind team to visit Pakistan
KP Police training makes a difference
Malam Jabba to host first-ever international ski tournament
Hollywood set for Oscars picks with no big surprises
O´Sullivan wins record seventh Masters title
Syed Talat Hussain
For the court to think about
Turangzai vs the Raj
Tale from Rumi
Dr A Q Khan
Breaking the shackles
While the planet burns
Linda Pentz Gunter