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Climate change

PAKISTAN is amongst the most vulnerable nations that are facing the adverse effects of climate change. The country... Published Jul 02, 2015 06:42am

ECP’s challenge

APROPOS the editorial ‘ECP’s challenge’ (June 30). No organisation ever accepts that it is at fault, and ECP ... Published Jul 02, 2015 06:42am

Plight of fishermen

I FULLY endorse the views about the perils that the fishermen of India and Pakistan face at the hands of our... Published Jul 02, 2015 06:42am

Ramazan & profiteering

RAMAZAN is a holy month but, unfortunately, it has become difficult for the people of Pakistan to utilise the... Published Jul 02, 2015 06:42am

Shopping after sunset

I WISH to draw attention to news items appearing quite often about the stand taken by traders against the ... Published Jul 02, 2015 06:42am

Divine justice

If Kashmiris themselves had not liberated the portion now aligned with Pakistan, at least fifty thousand more... Published Jul 02, 2015 06:42am

MQM and law

THE MQM was founded by Altaf Hussain with the declared aim of giving the migrants a sense of identity. What has been... Published Jul 02, 2015 06:42am

Merani dam affectees

IN 2007, when a cyclone hit the coast of Balochistan, many people in Kech district lost their homes and livelihoods,... Published Jul 02, 2015 06:42am

Mid-term elections

SOME politicians are demanding mid-term elections. Perhaps they are unaware that the very roots of the country are... Published Jul 02, 2015 06:42am

Heatwave deaths

THE recent heatwave in Karachi and the rest of Sindh has claimed nearly 1,300 lives. Viewing this as headlines in ... Published Jul 02, 2015 06:42am

Heat wave deaths

THE death of more than 1,200 people in a heat wave is a sad reflection on governance in Sindh and its capital... Published Jul 01, 2015 05:57am

Global warming

THE rise in temperature in several places on earth has been linked to human activity and the drastic effects of... Published Jul 01, 2015 05:57am

Khan of Kalat

REFERENCE the news story ‘Khan of Kalat being persuaded to return home’ (June 29). The current rumours that ... Published Jul 01, 2015 05:57am

Urdu literature

LET me compliment Mr Rauf Parekh, for he keeps Urdu lovers abreast of the glorious past. On reading his article on... Published Jul 01, 2015 05:57am

‘Sindh’s institutional decay’

APROPOS ‘Sindh’s institutional decay’ (June 26). It is an open secret that the institutional decay is ... Published Jul 01, 2015 05:57am

Weather conspiracy

APROPOS ‘Weather change: a conspiracy?’ by Pervez Hoodbhoy (June 27). An excellent article indeed detailing that... Published Jul 01, 2015 05:57am

Karachi N-plants

DURING the last days of President Ayub Khan, it was proposed that another nuclear power plant be constructed after... Published Jul 01, 2015 05:57am

Fees scheme loopholes

THE Prime Minister’s Fees Reimbursement Scheme was announced in the budget speech for financial year 2013-14 by ... Published Jul 01, 2015 05:57am

Fading passion

BOOK reading among the young is fading fast nowadays. Today, the young are more attracted towards social networking... Published Jul 01, 2015 05:57am