Aisam, Zimonjic crash out

Pakistan’s tennis ace Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi and his Serbian partner Nenad Zimonjic crashed out of the Australian Open. Updated Jan 26, 2015 08:30am

Airports placed on red alert

A security official said the security level at airports had been raised from ‘high alert’ to ‘red alert’. Updated Jan 26, 2015 07:29am

Prize distribution

KARACHI: The prize distribution ceremony of the 19th Hinopak Trophy KCCA Inter-departmental Cricket League will be... Published Jan 26, 2015 07:00am

Tejori makes it count at KRC

KARACHI: Four favourite and a co-favourite, including a pair of stable-mates, obliged all and sundry in a mediocre... Published Jan 26, 2015 07:00am

Zohair clinches tennis title

Karachi: Syed Zohair Raza recorded a convincing straight set triumph against Malik Hamza in the final to clinch... Published Jan 26, 2015 07:00am

Arms on campus

The answer to fear factor lies in implementing well-coordinated safety measures at schools not in acquisition of guns. Published Jan 26, 2015 07:00am

Karachi mass transit

The lack of political will, absence of ownership of projects and vested interests failed city's transport system. Published Jan 26, 2015 07:00am

Power blackout

This is not the first time that our transmission grid has been brought down by a single event in one section. Published Jan 26, 2015 07:00am

Nawabshah roads

IN Nawabshah Town, streets have started narrowing during the day due to encroachments, construction of unauthorised... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Islamabad metro

THE government has started the metro bus project in the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad at an estimated cost... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Will we ever learn?

THE Pakistani nation would never learn any lessons despite tragedies like that in December 1971. Earlier, One Unit... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Devoid of trees

WHILE travelling often from Islamabad to my home town, I find both the sides of roads and railway lines devoid of... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Bus-tanker victims

THE harrowing details of the bus-tanker accident on Jan 11, which claimed 62 lives, must have shocked everyone. The... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Whither governance?

THE PPP-led government did not have competent people to run administration, such as the finance ministry. It needed... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Extremists in education

IF the political elite is determined to eradicate extremism and terrorism in Pakistan, then its circle should be... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Growing extremism

ATTACKS on Charlie Hebdo magazine office in Paris by Muslim French nationals angry over the publication of satirical... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Cottage industries for Fata

IT is learnt that IDPs will return to Fata by the end of February. The major task for the federal government is to... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Motorcyclist dies in accident

MIRPURKHAS: A motorcyclist was killed and his pillion injured when the two-wheeler was hit by a passenger coach near... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

World commodities

OILBRENT crude oil fell below $49/barrel on January 22, after the European Central Bank said it would start buying... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Hate income taxes?

Revenue from resources such as oil may fill government coffers, but in reducing the need for income taxes it... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Trucking needs workers

In several US industries, the number of job openings currently far exceeds the number of available workers. In... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

How To...

Ask the right people for referencesDon’t underestimate how important references are to the hiring process. Even... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Taking candy to the bank

The confectionary company has increased its shareholding in the bank from 8.6pc to 10.8pc, and has received ... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Business as usual for banks?

‘Interest rate is one factor that determines the quantum of bank lending. A more important one is stakeholders’ ... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Bank investments up

Twelve-month T-bills fetched the highest amount of Rs128.816bn during the latest T-bill auction Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

Gang busted

SIALKOT: Sialkot police claimed to have busted a gang of fake currency notes makers and arrested four... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:58am

Two shot dead

RAHIM YAR KHAN: Two persons were shot dead by two bikers over a land dispute near Chowk Sawetara in Sadiqabad ... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:58am