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Hooliganism by lawyers

LAWYERS are protectors of the law, whereas police officers implement that law. Both these groups have a duty to... Published May 29, 2015 07:12am

Sindh police

THERE is a wave of euphoria because the Sindh police have hit the jackpot. In one go they have solved not only the... Published May 29, 2015 07:12am

What is happening?

WHAT is happening in Pakistan? Let us look at the following incidents: The Model Town massacre, Imran Khan’s and... Published May 29, 2015 07:12am

Saddam’s Iraq

I AM quite sure that if Saddam Hussein were ruling Iraq today, the so-called Islamic State would not have been able... Published May 29, 2015 07:12am

Terrorism and telecom employees

THE telecommunications sector is one of the most important business sectors in Pakistan. In the last one decade or ... Published May 29, 2015 07:12am

Tax on remittances

ISHAQ Dar’s denial of taxing foreign remittances in the coming budget is well taken care of and well-received by... Published May 29, 2015 07:12am

Ending feudal system

THIS is with reference to the news report ‘Call to end feudal system’ (May 24). The discourse and activism ... Published May 29, 2015 07:12am

Extortion in KP

CRIME is on the rise in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. First my friends and later on I myself became victim. All of us have... Published May 29, 2015 07:12am

LDA’s official website

THE official website of the Lahore Development Authority, which is the most pertinent portal for obtaining... Published May 29, 2015 07:12am

METRO EVENTS

Ilm Ideas is organising Pakistan’s first Education Innovation Corridor on Tuesday, June 2, at Serena Hotel from 9am Published May 29, 2015 07:11am

Law on mandatory iodised salt

LAHORE: The Punjab health department has decided to make legislation for mandatory salt iodisation along with... Published May 29, 2015 07:11am

METRO EVENTS

‘A peaceful Karachi is possible!’ by Children’s Museum for Peace & Human Rights as part of the I AM Karachi campaign at Published May 29, 2015 07:11am

Loadshedding

IN Block II-K, II-A, II-H and II-J Nazimabad No. 2, the duration of loadshedding has been s increasing day by day. ... Published May 28, 2015 07:14am

Inundated villages

THIS refers to the report (May 19) about the inundation of some 40 villages by the river Jhelum at this most... Published May 28, 2015 07:14am

A level exams: a plea

A LEVEL examinations are going on under the Cambridge International Examinations. The British Council is responsible... Published May 28, 2015 07:14am

People’s miseries

THIS is apropos Sidra Bari’s letter ‘Factory pollution’ (May 18). The writer has raised a genuine point that... Published May 28, 2015 07:14am

Terrorism & cricket

TAKING a cue from politicians having a flare for cricket, the home minister has likened the war against terror to a... Published May 28, 2015 07:14am

New provinces

WEST Pakistan had a population of 40m in 1947, with Karachi alone having approximately 500,000. Now Pakistan and... Published May 28, 2015 07:14am

‘Open sky’ policy

THIS is apropos the news item ‘Gulf-specific’ aviation policy questioned” (May 19). This government should not... Published May 28, 2015 07:14am

Economic corridor

THE China-Pakistan Economic Corridor is in the news these days. It is a hot topic. There are people who vehemently... Published May 28, 2015 07:14am