From the Newspaper

PSP funding

THIS refers to a photograph of preparations underway for Mustafa Kamal’s public meeting at Bagh-i-Jinnah (April... Published May 02, 2016 06:41am

Idolising Bhutto

THIS is apropos the article ‘Haunted by a distant past’ (April 16) wherein Abbas Nasir has left no stone ... Published May 02, 2016 06:41am

‘Teenage drivers’

APROPOS the letter ‘Teenage drivers’ (April 27). This issue needs the immediate attention of the concerned... Published May 02, 2016 06:41am

‘Lead the way, Mr Prime Minister’

APROPOS the article ‘Lead the way, Mr Prime Minister’ (April 28). The writer says, “Over the years, I have ... Published May 02, 2016 06:41am

Climate change dept

APROPOS the news item, ‘Sindh government to set up climate change, environment, coastal development... Published May 02, 2016 06:41am

Rainwater harvesting

I REFER to the columns ‘In search of water’ and ‘Earth could become hotter than thought, study warns’ (April... Published May 02, 2016 06:41am

Razak: Saudi money

THIS is apropos reports about Saudi foreign minister’s statement that ‘funds wired into Malaysian Prime Minister... Published May 02, 2016 06:41am

METRO EVENTS

Press Freedom DayUnesco Pakistan, the Dutch embassy, Media Matters for Democracy and Centre for Peace and ... Published May 02, 2016 06:41am

The movie ‘in chains’

The recent banning, unbanning and banning of Ashir Azeem’s film ‘Maalik’ leaves one bewildered. The cultural... Published May 02, 2016 06:40am

Goons at airports

IT is disturbing to learn that Bollywood film director Kabir Khan had to face shoe-wielding protesters at Karachi... Published May 01, 2016 07:01am

Smartphones

THE creation of a mobile phone was one of the biggest inventions of our age. Initially, mobile phones were used for... Published May 01, 2016 07:01am

Morning shows

ALMOST every television channel broadcasts a morning show that has exquisite ambiance with ‘celebrities’ wearing... Published May 01, 2016 07:01am

Environment

THE destruction of the environment continues unabated. After news of the recent rains in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in which... Published May 01, 2016 07:01am

Correction

In yesterday’s editorial, titled ‘Fata reforms’, the last word should be KP instead of Fata in the sentence... Published May 01, 2016 07:01am

Lawyers promoting lawlessness

LAWYERS are guardians of the law of the land. Unfortunately, after supporting the movement for the restoration of... Published May 01, 2016 07:01am

F-16s and ‘experts’

THIS refers to Dr Pervez Hoodbhoy’s article ‘Can Pakistan’s F-16s fight terror’ (April 16). His views were... Published May 01, 2016 07:01am

IDPs’ return

APROPOS the news report ‘Next stage of IDPs repatriation to start on 11th’ (April 7). For the past five years ... Published May 01, 2016 07:01am

Panama leaks

WHY is a commission required to prove evidence and facts when the prime minister’s son has publically accepted ... Published May 01, 2016 07:01am

A lesson in grammar

IN your editorial ‘Ban on ‘Maalik’ (April 29), there is a sentence which, when read aloud, jarred on the ears.... Published May 01, 2016 07:01am

New Japanese ambassador welcomed

The new Japanese ambassador to Pakistan, Takashi Kurai, was welcomed a dinner for senior diplomats, civil servants... Published May 01, 2016 07:00am