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Waiting for change

A PHILOSOPHER once remarked that a politician thinks of the present era, while a leader thinks of generations. Hats... Published Apr 21, 2015 06:16am

CNG: public transport

THIS is apropos difficulties being faced by the people in Karachi during CNG closure for at least three days in a... Published Apr 21, 2015 06:16am

SOS to MoF

ACCORDING to State Bank statistics, the country has suffered a trade deficit of almost $16bn in the first nine ... Published Apr 21, 2015 06:16am

Sale of Nishat Cinema

IT was indeed sad news hearing about the sale of Nishat Cinema which had been inaugurated by the Late Fatima... Published Apr 21, 2015 06:16am

Peace needed

BALOCHISTAN has been confronting many problems for the past many years. The law and order situation is one of them.... Published Apr 21, 2015 06:16am

China our strategic partner

CHINA has proved to be the most reliable strategic partner of Pakistan, which has helped us in our defence capacity... Published Apr 21, 2015 06:16am

A plea to doctors

BY visiting government hospitals you always realise the discrimination factor that results in human losses. In... Published Apr 21, 2015 06:16am

Petrol: Lahore DCO

OWING to the apparent fuel shortage recently in Punjab, every provincial department has been directed to control ... Published Apr 21, 2015 06:16am

JC be left alone

NOW that the Judicial Commission (JC) has been set up, which contains none other than the sitting Chief Justice of... Published Apr 21, 2015 06:16am

AKUH: megaphone use

I WAS appalled to see a security guard using megaphone at high pitch to disperse visitors from the courtyard of the... Published Apr 21, 2015 06:16am

SECP’s clarification

PROF Sharif Al Mujahid is an eminent academic. However, his letter (April 17) seems to be the product of some... Published Apr 21, 2015 06:16am

METRO EVENTS

Pakistan Academy of Letters (PAL) is organising a special lecture on the occasion of 77th death anniversary of Published Apr 21, 2015 06:16am

Concern at rising malnutrition

LAHORE: Speakers at a two-day workshop held here on Monday expressed their concern at the rising malnutrition in the... Published Apr 21, 2015 06:15am

METRO EVENTS

The inaugural session of the one-day international conference on “Process of democratisation in Pakistan” organised by Published Apr 21, 2015 06:15am

UAE threat: reasons

THE uncharacteristically rude statement from a junior foreign minister of the UAE following the unanimous resolution... Published Apr 20, 2015 06:20am

Consumers’ rights

ACCORDING to press reports, the government has decided to ban the import of LNG by private companies and only... Published Apr 20, 2015 06:20am

Teaching without PhDs

THE number of MPhils and PhDs has increased manifold in the last five years. The qualification required for getting ... Published Apr 20, 2015 06:20am

Ombudsman: a plea

APPOINTMENT of the federal ombudsman was made in 1983 to diagnose, investigate, redress and rectify any injustice... Published Apr 20, 2015 06:20am

Improving system

THIS is apropos the letter ‘The will to change?’ (April 16) by a retired government officer. I sincerely hope... Published Apr 20, 2015 06:20am

Sindhi website

THERE is an English, as well as an Urdu, website of the Sindh Assembly, but there is no Sindhi website. Therefore,... Published Apr 20, 2015 06:20am