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Larkana DPs

IN 2007, Pakistan was struck by a disastrous flood which was the outcome of the melting of glaciers and heavy summer... Published Aug 03, 2015 06:58am

Sorry state of PIMS

I BELIEVE high-profile personalities in Islamabad never opted for Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) for... Published Aug 03, 2015 06:58am

Prime minister’s speech

THOUSANDS of people died in Karachi a month ago owing to the heat wave, but the prime minister did not make a ... Published Aug 03, 2015 06:58am

Eastern values

THE poor performance of the politicians notwithstanding, we have a functioning parliament, an independent judiciary... Published Aug 03, 2015 06:58am

KE billing calculations

APROPOS the editorial Nepra’s verdict (July 24). Many households’ consumption units have remained static between... Published Aug 03, 2015 06:58am

Investors and Pakistan Post

PEOPLE who have invested their small savings in the Pakistan Post Savings are now running from pillar to post to... Published Aug 03, 2015 06:58am

PPP & voters

WITH the PPP co-chairman holding meetings of his party in Dubai for reshuffling in the Sindh cabinet, it has become... Published Aug 03, 2015 06:58am

China’s financial crisis

THE financial experts of this country are preoccupied with the euro crises triggered by the debt default of Greece,... Published Aug 03, 2015 06:58am

Industrialist ‘cheating’

THE government has set Rs13,000 as the minimum wage but no one follows and obeys this order. Some industrialists pay... Published Aug 03, 2015 06:58am

Ankara dam

THE Ankara dam, built in 1939, stretches over an area of 17,000 metres. It is the sole source of water supply for... Published Aug 03, 2015 06:58am

Quake in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD was recently jolted by a strong earthquake. The residents who were fast asleep woke up and rushed out into... Published Aug 03, 2015 06:58am

METRO EVENTS

TalkThe Institute of Strategic Studies is organising a talk by retired Group Captain Sultan M. Hali, analyst and... Published Aug 03, 2015 06:58am

‘Taxing non-filers’

APROPOS the editorial ‘Taxing non-filers’ (July 28). I feel it gives a one-sided view. First, you have presumed... Published Aug 02, 2015 07:09am

Promoting hockey

THIS is apropos the article ‘The final nail in hockey’s coffin’ (July 14) by Khurram Shahzad. The writer has... Published Aug 02, 2015 07:09am

Art and garbage

WE have been trying for the last several months to draw the attention of civic authorities to tons of garbage and ... Published Aug 02, 2015 07:09am

‘Two operations’

APROPOS the article ‘Two operations’ (July 31). The country has come out of a policy paralysis and strategic... Published Aug 02, 2015 07:09am

LNG pipeline

THE Federal Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, announced recently that Pakistan... Published Aug 02, 2015 07:09am

Aping Modi?

Pakistani leaders will now make speeches in Urdu while abroad because — because Narendra Modi has shown them the... Published Aug 02, 2015 07:09am