From the Newspaper

Salute to govt

I SALUTE the patience of the government of Nawaz Sharif in dealing with the demands made by Imran Khan and Dr ...

Our own worst enemy

FOR more than a month the country has been held hostage to the obsession of two individuals: one driven by the ...

Sit-ins and roadblocks

THE civil administration has made it a common practise of blocking public thoroughfares the moment an unusual event...

Whither democracy?

THE PML-N government has failed to control the situation and has adopted inhuman and violent ways against peaceful...

Expatriate’s quandary

I worked in Nigeria from 1964 to 1988 and retired as dean of a faculty in one of the higher educational ...

Javed Hashmi’s choice

WHAT moral authority does Imran Khan have to dismiss Javed Hashmi from the party? Wasn’t Mr Hashmi an elected...

Advice to PM

AS a citizen, my advice to the prime minister is that he should not resign just because Imran Khan and Dr Tahirul...

‘Democrazy’

Apropos the letter (Aug 31), the writer has rightly coined the word “democrazy,” which is an apt description of...

Unwise moves

IT was sensible of the army command to advise rulers to manage the situation, but the latter seems to have missed ...

NTS needs revamp

NOWADAYS the recruitment test process is conducted by NTS for career opportunities. Each aspirant is charged...

Metro Events

The inaugural ceremony of the exhibition of ‘Japanese Woodblock Prints’ will be held on Wednesday, September 3 at

METRO EVENTS

Under the ‘distinguished lecture’ series, lecture on ‘The World of research and discovery’ by Prof Dr Attaur Rehman,

Metro Events

Alif Ailaan is organising a workshop to discuss its study on Pakistan’s out-of-school children on Thursday,

Sit-ins: positive side

THE ongoing sit-in and protests in Islamabad have a positive side for our lower middle class and upper middle class...

Forgotten fathers

THROUGHOUT school, students learn about the Quaid-i-Azam’s determination, Iqbal’s inspirational poetry and the...

System setback

What is happening in Islamabad has weakened civilian rule.It shows that our politicians need to be good enough on...

Unending entertainment

FOR the past few days, the main source of entertainment is the sit-in that has been going on for more than 14 days ...