Dawn News


Saudi mosque bombing

THESE are difficult times for Saudi Arabia. A new king has recently taken the reins of power and is in the process ... Published May 24, 2015 01:24am

Cricket resumption

IT took six full years without cricket at home to unite this country. The T-20 game at the Gaddafi Stadium on Friday... Published May 24, 2015 01:24am

Cybercrime bill

IT comes as a matter of relief that the National Assembly Standing Committee on Information Technology and Telecom... Published May 24, 2015 01:24am

Security expenditures

Money is fungible, and funds given for a particular purpose should not be diverted for other purposes. Published May 23, 2015 07:04am

Commodifying children

'Most of the children presented on the programmes were either street children or orphans.' Published May 23, 2015 07:04am

Militants on campus

The state needs to address the issue of extremism on the campus before more space is lost to murderous ideologies. Updated May 22, 2015 09:05am

Rohingya tragedy

The Rohingya community has for generations been persecuted, denied recognition and subjected to forced labour. Updated May 22, 2015 03:27am

Fake degree scandal

It should be noted that the Axact empire is still fundamentally rooted in IT. Updated May 22, 2015 08:43am

Silencing hate speech

There is no time better than now to tackle this issue that lies at the root of religious intolerance. Published May 21, 2015 02:26am

Controversial GIDC move

Where are all the gas infrastructure projects for which such massive sums of money are supposedly being raised? Published May 21, 2015 02:26am

Security for policemen

The state needs to examine how it can improve security protocols to better protect police officers. Published May 21, 2015 02:26am

Documentation of economy

Undocumented economy is a structural weakness that has been worsening for at least the last three decades. Updated May 20, 2015 04:24am

Zimbabwe tour

The PCB has done what it could. The baton has now been passed on to the security officials. Updated May 20, 2015 02:36am

Intelligence accord

If the NDS and ISI can find a way to ratchet up cooperation, it will ratchet down tensions in the bilateral relations. Updated May 20, 2015 02:39am

A malicious campaign

Once again, the state is demonstrating its pusillanimity. Updated May 19, 2015 04:29am

Morsi verdict

The military-backed regime is using the courts to crush all opponents to the dispensation headed by al-Sisi. Updated May 19, 2015 04:35am

Fire tragedy

The agony of the family in Lahore that was struck with tragedy in the early hours of Sunday is unimaginable. Updated May 19, 2015 04:19am

Where’s the government?

The institutional vacuum that Lt Gen Mukhtar described is perhaps more relevant today than it has ever been in Sindh. Updated May 18, 2015 03:40am