Wednesday September 22, 2021
Nadeem Iqbal

  • August 30, 2021

    Awards for our doctors

    The neglect to recognize the healthcare community in the recently announced ‘Pakistan Civil Awards’ has once again raised questions regarding...

  • June 03, 2021

    Commit to quit

    Abdul Sattar Edhi once said: “Even many poor who come to me for aid have a cigarette pack in their packet.”On the occasion of this year's World...

  • April 27, 2021

    Setting national standards

    After a long haul, this month’s decision by the Council of Common Interest to have uniform food standards in the whole country might be a step...

  • August 08, 2020

    Unfolding the FATF

    Finally, the FATF debate has reached parliament – where it belongs, because the FATF is not a one-time compliance but an evolving hybrid...

  • May 30, 2020

    Tobacco use: the bigger picture

    Are we going towards a scenario where cigarettes are replaced with safer nicotine delivery products like vaping or e-cigarettes under well-defined...

  • May 22, 2020

    Law for litigant in person

    Some years ago, when celebrated human rights lawyer Asma Jahangir was approached for a fee quote to file public interest litigation in the...

  • May 10, 2020

    Personal data protection as a rights issue

    The Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication , has once again revealed its intentions to establish a legal framework to protect...

  • April 20, 2020

    Decision-making during a pandemic

    It’s between reality and fiction, between half hope and half fear. The National Action Plan to contain Covid-19 through short and long-term...

  • March 31, 2020

    A pandemic strategy

    The existing federal and provincial policy frameworks regarding disaster management and epidemic diseases fell flat on the face of the severity of...

  • March 15, 2020

    The sustainable consumer

    “Your T-shirt might be cheap, but that price might only be possible because someone is working under terrible working conditions for a...