26 July, 2014 / Ramazan 27, 1435

Editorial

Manifest barbarity

The case in which a 10-year-old boy’s arms were severed falls within this category of the exceedingly brutal.

Clerics on polio

A gathering of over 100 scholars expressed concern over the issue and demanded accountability of all.

Defamation suit against Imran Khan

Now it is the turn of former chief justice to rail against his opponents — or rather just PTI chief Imran Khan

New hope?

The LoC clashes are a bad omen — the last time the talks’ process was halted was because of the trouble along the LoC.

Another attempt at Fata reform

Now it is the turn of the PPP to once again renew its commitment to bringing reforms to the tribal areas.

A noble dream

The motivation behind this challenge was equally inspirational: to raise funds for the education of children.

Apathy towards the IDPs

The retired lieutenant-general warned that the operation could fail if the refugees were not taken care of properly.

Acid attacks on women

The perpetrators are not difficult to gauge; after Dalbandin attack an obscure religious group claimed responsibility.

Privatisation concerns

The fact that we must face here is that nobody has been able to find a way our public-sector enterprises work properly.

Karachi operation

There are differences between the federal and provincial governments over the campaign’s ownership: HRCP

The regional challenge

Meetings between senior officials and their Afghan and American counterparts have underlined concern of Pakistan.

Without the leaders

For many, the leadership’s personal tours abroad signify a kind of retreat

The ‘other’ drones

A sense of excitement must not delay a debate on the use of the drone camera

Delayed electoral reforms

The PC on Electoral Reforms will definitely meet at a time when most politicians will be interested in theatrics.

What’s up at KSE?

The small investor is still advised to be cautious about the excessive euphoria that is being peddled by the brokers.

Health facilities for IDPs

Sometimes even dire situations can offer the semblance of a silver lining.

Wasting energy

Controversy around the Nandipur power project is a reminder that not all issues ought to be political firefights.

The debate on drones

There is an opportunity to attempt something previously not possible: a rational discussion on the issue of drones.

The pragmatic Mr Modi

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No accurate figures

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