Dawn News

March, 29 2015
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From the Newspaper

Diet and obesity

OVER the past several years edible oil has seeped into our diets like never before, making our diets an oily affair.... Published Mar 28, 2015 06:53am

Seabed territory

THIS is apropos the article ‘Pakistan seabed territory grows by 50,000 sq km’ (March 21). This is quite an... Published Mar 28, 2015 06:53am

Wheat: surplus stock

WHEAT is the most important staple food crop of Pakistan. The federal committee on agriculture had set wheat... Published Mar 28, 2015 06:53am

Islamiat for minority

ACCORDING to the Federal Public Service Commission (FPSC) policy, general recruitment tests comprises English,... Published Mar 28, 2015 06:53am

AIIB augurs well

RECENTLY, there has been news about the establishment of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) which, headed ... Published Mar 28, 2015 06:53am

Lest we forget

WITHOUT debating the merit of, or commenting on the raid on the house of MQM chief Altaf Hussain, I would like to... Published Mar 28, 2015 06:53am

A plea to Iesco

THE federal government has recently announced revised recruitment policy 2014 to ensure merit-based selections on... Published Mar 28, 2015 06:53am

Education and politics

POLITICAL interference in justice and education sectors is not new in Pakistan. Interference in the education ... Published Mar 28, 2015 06:53am

NTS tests

ON March 15, the National Testing Service (NTS) conducted two tests for junior investigation officer and assistant... Published Mar 28, 2015 06:53am

METRO EVENTS

Nowruz celebrationsThe National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) is organising Nowruz... Published Mar 28, 2015 06:53am

Local holiday

LAHORE: The Punjab government has announced a local holiday in Lahore on Saturday (today) on account of the annual... Published Mar 28, 2015 06:53am

METRO EVENTS

EXHIBITIONSAn exhibition of works by many prominent artists and Karachi School of Arts students at its gallery at 12... Published Mar 28, 2015 06:52am

Afghanistan to have new banking law

DUBAI: Afghanistan could have a new banking law approved by parliament in a few months including provisions for... Published Mar 28, 2015 06:52am

Flora & fauna

ISLAMABAD is a unique habitat. It is a meeting place of two diverse extremes of habitats; one from the south and the... Published Mar 27, 2015 06:49am

Appeal for justice

THE hanging of murderers and terrorists is a positive step towards providing justice to the bereaved families who... Published Mar 27, 2015 06:49am

Shipping industry

I WOULD like to highlight the predicament of the shipping industry and the Pakistani seafarer. Up to 1974, Pakistan... Published Mar 27, 2015 06:49am

DHA residents’ plea

PROPERTY owners of the DHA, Karachi, are being asked to pay CVT, as well as advance/transfer tax, when they approach... Published Mar 27, 2015 06:49am

Encroachment of parks

ONE of the gravest issues of Karachi is the encroachment of parks by the land mafia. This land mafia might also... Published Mar 27, 2015 06:49am