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Growing old with declining health

NOW 70pc of the world’s older population lives in developed and developing countries. By 2025, 80pc of them will ... Published Jul 24, 2016 06:49am

PM’s question hour

THE British parliament holds a weekly session, Prime Minister’s Questions. As the name suggests, the PM takes... Published Jul 24, 2016 06:49am

Citizens & airports

I AM a senior citizen who embarked from Islamabad airport with my wife on July 15 July for the USA. The purpose of... Published Jul 24, 2016 06:49am

Training judges

THE Chief Justice of Lahore High Court has sent 22 judges of the district judiciary to the Punjab Judicial Academy... Published Jul 24, 2016 06:49am

Obama on drones

President Obama’s counterterrorism speech at National Defense University left many questions unanswered on ... Published Jul 24, 2016 06:49am

CNIC re-verification

APROPOS the report ‘CNIC re-verification hit by major technical snag’ (July 18). If you send your CNIC on 8008,... Published Jul 24, 2016 06:49am

Magneto-kinetics

APROPOS your news report (‘Breakthrough’ in magneto-kinetics, July 6). Your correspondent writes about a... Published Jul 24, 2016 06:49am

AJK election

ON July 21 we observed a transfer of power from one elected government to another in AJK. The PML- N has secured a... Published Jul 24, 2016 06:49am

METRO EVENTS

FILM SCREENINGLUMS Media Arts Society’s film Mabel Aur Mein screening at The Second Floor (T2F) at ... Published Jul 24, 2016 06:49am

Word of the week

Words are very powerful — so become empowered by enhancing your vocabulary! Check out this week’s word... Published Jul 23, 2016 06:35am

Karachi roads

The National Highway from Gulshan-i-Hadeed to the airport is extrimely dilapidated at a number of points, causing... Published Jul 23, 2016 06:35am

A doctor’s duty

IT is our responsibility to contribute, in any possible way, to the betterment of society. Being a medical student, ... Published Jul 23, 2016 06:35am

COAS & Gilani

THIS refers to the news report ‘Gilani thanks Raheel for help in his son’s freedom’ (July 12). Former Prime... Published Jul 23, 2016 06:35am

Edhi and Geeta

IT is for the first time in Pakistan and India that someone has touched the hearts of the people in the two... Published Jul 23, 2016 06:35am

Qandeel Baloch

QANDEEL Baloch was an actress, model and social media celebrity. She received recognition from the media when she... Published Jul 23, 2016 06:35am

Lasbela needs hospital

THE Lasbela district is the most backward area in Balochistan as there is not a single quality hospital whether... Published Jul 23, 2016 06:35am

Good tidings

BACK to back, double salubrious news brought a great joy for the nation. One comes from abroad and the other is from... Published Jul 23, 2016 06:35am

Dengue Day

THE announcement by the Punjab chief secretary to observe ‘Dengue Day’ across the province on July 23 is a good... Published Jul 23, 2016 06:35am

Turkey’s failed coup

THE Quaid –i-Azam wanted Pakistan to be a modern democratic welfare state, as did the Father of Modern Turkey,... Published Jul 23, 2016 06:35am

METRO EVENTS

ConsultationHRCP is organising a national consultation on census on Saturday, July 23 at Islamabad Hotel from... Published Jul 23, 2016 06:34am