Cricket defeat

Pakistan’s preparations for the upcoming World Cup received a setback of sorts with the 3-2 defeat against the Kiwis. Updated Dec 22, 2014 10:51am

Two polio cases reported

With fresh cases, the number of children hit by the crippling disease in the current year has reached 291. Updated Dec 22, 2014 09:45am

Egypt police kill five jihadists

Five members of Egypt's deadliest militant group, Ansar Beit al-Maqdis, were killed on Sunday in clashes with police Published Dec 22, 2014 09:39am

Fade to black

The confused and conflicted mindset of the citizenry portends even more distress. Updated Dec 22, 2014 08:30am

World economies

Switzerland is a modern market economy with low unemployment and a highly skilled labour force Updated Dec 22, 2014 08:08am

Focus on green energy

The Sindh government says more than 40 companies are pursuing wind power projects of a combined capacity of 3,000 MW Updated Dec 22, 2014 07:49am

Bank investments up

The central bank further reduced rates on the fresh issue of Pakistan Investment Bonds on December 17. Updated Dec 22, 2014 07:45am

Security threat

The death penalties in response to the Peshawar carnage triggered threats of attacks to avenge. Updated Dec 22, 2014 07:16am

Oil price windfall

If it is true that the declines are due to geopolitical reasons, then they can reverse very quickly. Updated Dec 22, 2014 07:03am

Renewal of range lands

The government needs to restrict grazing during the spring months, when plants are growing and then ... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:21am

EFP’s clarification

APROPOS the news item ‘Ministry accused of violating merit in hiring skill development council chief’ (Dec 17) ,... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:21am

Hockey: defeatist mindset

THIS refers to the report ‘Green-shirts clicked when it mattered most, says Islah’ (Dec 12). Pakistan’s chief... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:21am

Whither Pakistan?

THE originator of the term Pakistan, Chaudhry Rehmat Ali, says: “I observed Chillahs and prayed for Allah’s... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:21am

Palestinians’ plight

THIS refers to the report, ‘US urges caution as Palestinians bid for UN vote’ (Dec 17). The report, among other... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:21am

Senseless killing

IT has been a day of great pain for us across the border to see events of the day unfold. Many among us have watched... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:21am

Blaming victims

A TV anchor while commenting on the Peshawar incident held that we faced this because we have been sowing the seeds... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:21am

Every eye cries

THE attack on the school in Peshawar is an attack on humanity which cannot be forgiven or forgotten. It has shaken... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:21am

Man found dead in car

ISLAMABAD: Body of a 45-year-old man was recovered from a car in the limits of Nilor police station on Sunday.A... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:20am


Working Women’s DayA documentary ‘I Was Not Alone’ by Dr Fouzia Saeed will be launched on the occasion of... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:20am

Winter woollies on wheels

SAHIWAL: Hectic engagements coupled with mounting inflation and harsh and foggy weather force people to look for... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:20am

Investment conference

LAHORE: On the instructions of Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, a delegation comprising MPAs Kh Imran Nazir, ... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:20am

Man murders bother-in-law

LAHORE: A man was allegedly killed by his brother-in-law in North Cantonment police precincts on Saturday.Police ... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:20am

Two brothers gunned down

KARACHI: Two brothers were shot dead while two other people wounded in a suspected targeted attack on their bakery ... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:20am

Two bodies found in Mochko

KARACHI: Two young men were found shot dead in Mochko on Sunday, police said. They added that the bullet-riddled... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:20am

Ranking tennis from Jan 3

ISLAMABAD: The Pakis­tan Tennis Federation (PTF) is organising the first Kulsum Saifullah Khan National Ranking... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:20am

Army, PAF reach final

KARACHI: Pakistan Army and Pakistan Air Force (PAF) will contest the final of the National Men’s Beach Netball... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:20am

Holder named WI ODI captain

KINGSTON: The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) on Saturday announced that all-rounder Jason Holder has been ... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:20am

Arif stars with six wickets

KARACHI: Spinner Arif Yaqoob produced a superb spell of bowling to help Advance Telecom complete the semi-final... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:20am

Why are wages rising slowly?

The growing size of US businesses may be one reason wages are growing by the sluggish annual rate of 2pc even though... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:19am

How To...

Think before hitting reply to your next email People today expect an instantaneous reply to any message. But you... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:19am