Dawn News


Missing PPP leader

Is Mr Zardari afraid that he will be arrested if he travels to and stays inside Pakistan? Updated Sep 02, 2015 07:13am

Talk of war

Asif’s portfolio is a sensitive one and he should be a little more circumspect. Updated Sep 02, 2015 10:57am

Taxing oil

The downside of the declines has come in the form of revenue loss. Updated Sep 02, 2015 07:17am

PMDC crisis

The affairs of the PMDC have been deemed complicated enough to require some corrective measures initiated by the IHC. Updated Sep 01, 2015 07:25am

Rape sentence

The sins committed by men expiated by the sacrifices of women is a story as old as time. Updated Sep 01, 2015 07:28am

The ‘do more’ mantra — again

Perhaps this was to be expected as the USA considers Pakistan to be responsible for the surge of attacks in Kabul. Updated Sep 01, 2015 07:22am

Agitational politics

PTI appears more tolerant of the many flaws in the KP LG poll process than it does of the May 2013 general election. Updated Aug 31, 2015 07:31am

LG polls for capital

The capital’s civic issues can best be addressed by elected representatives. Updated Aug 31, 2015 07:24am

Tragedy of migrants

A change of mindset is needed amongst the populations of stable and well-off countries. Updated Aug 31, 2015 07:26am

Integrated stock market

MORE than three years after the passage of key enabling legislation, stock market reforms took another step in the... Published Aug 30, 2015 01:34am

Working Boundary violence

ONCE again, the Pakistani and Indian states are resorting to violence and, once again, it is civilians who are ... Published Aug 30, 2015 01:34am

Turkey-PKK tensions

THE condition of the Middle East is already precarious, with wars in Syria and Yemen, instability in Iraq and the... Published Aug 30, 2015 01:34am

Rangers’ mandate

The Rangers' operation in Karachi is at serious risk of losing its focus. Updated Aug 29, 2015 03:14am

High-denomination notes

The note ought to be discontinued and large payments should be made through the banking system. Updated Aug 29, 2015 02:31am

By-elections indicated

Whoever wins, the PTI or the PML-N, the democratic process will surely be strengthened a smidgen by the by-elections. Updated Aug 29, 2015 02:49am

Fiscal straitjacket

THE country has been stuck in a fiscal straitjacket since its inception. Calls for building the state’s revenue... Published Aug 28, 2015 12:57pm

PSL in Doha

AFTER much indecision, the Pakistan Cricket Board has finally announced the launching of the Pakistan Super League ... Published Aug 28, 2015 12:57pm

Brahmdagh Bugti’s changed stance

IT is a volte-face that was least expected, and one that could have a defining impact on the Baloch insurgency.... Published Aug 28, 2015 12:57pm

Karachi’s dilemma

When politicians abdicate their responsibilities, other institutions invariably act to fill in the perceived gap. Published Aug 27, 2015 12:57pm

Madressah clean-up?

What magic wand the administration waved to get such surprising results has yet to be disclosed. Published Aug 27, 2015 12:57pm