From the Newspaper

History repeated

WHEN Zulfikar Ali Bhutto’s Pakistan People’s Party won 1977 elections with a considerable majority, it was...

Tribute to Rafi

THIS refers to Parvez Rahim’s letter ‘Tribute to Rafi’ (Aug 16). The writer has mentioned that the playback...

Circus in Islamabad

SO Imran Khan has heard of the civil disobedience movement(CDM)! Is he also aware of the circumstances under which ...

Mental sanity

FOR every job, medical fitness — both physical and mental — is a pre-requisite and for higher and sensitive jobs...

METRO EVENTS

WorkshopA workshop on ‘The regional scenario in South Asia after the withdrawal of Nato forces from Afghanistan:...

Corporate Watch

ISLAMABAD: Engro Corporation on Wednesday reported 16 per cent increase in its revenues to Rs77.541 billion during the

Leadership examples

ALTHOUGH leadership is a born trait, it can be rejuvenated either by going through a formal training institute or by...

‘A crimson birthday’

LIKE many others I also read and enjoy F.S. Aijazuddin’s articles for their substance, language and perceptive...

Variational democracy

“A SAUDI Arabian appeals court today upheld a sentence of a month in jail and 50 lashes awarded to a businesswoman...

Billboards galore

REFERENCE letters on mushrooming billboards (July 24, Aug 9 and Aug 16). It may be said that this activity is rather...

Seaview Road

REFERENCE news item (Aug 13) about the Sea View beach opening on Aug 14.It is regrettable that the beach and the ...

JAC meets the press today

LAHORE: The Joint Action Committee says matters have come to a point where either side has to give away.“We will...

Kurdish oil exports

DUHOK: The capacity of Iraqi Kurdistan’s independent oil pipeline will almost double to at least 200,000 barrels...