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March, 04 2015
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METRO EVENTS

PlayA play ‘Dyota’ by Preston University will be staged on Wednesday, March 4 at PNCA Auditorium at... Published Mar 04, 2015 06:08am

METRO EVENTS

SEMINAR A seminar on ‘Chaotic urbanisation and its impact on the historical places of Karachi’ organised by... Published Mar 04, 2015 06:08am

STAT OF THE DAY

3 — number of times that Hashim Amla has been involved in an ODI stand of exactly 247 runs. There have been three... Published Mar 04, 2015 06:07am

PLAYERS TO WATCH

At the 2011 World Cup, SHAHID AFRIDI was the joint highest wicket-taker alongside India’s Zaheer Khan with 21... Published Mar 04, 2015 06:07am

QUOTE OF THE DAY

“Incredible, eh? He’s still the rock, he’ll always be the rock for us. He did it effortlessly; he plays with a... Published Mar 04, 2015 06:07am

NTC chairman appointed

ISLAMABAD: Abbas Raza has been appointed Chairman National Tariff Commission (NTC) on the recommendation of the... Published Mar 04, 2015 06:07am

Misunderstanding

THE Charlie Hebdo incident has created hatred in the hearts of Europeans against Muslims. Sadly, Europeans do not... Published Mar 04, 2015 03:30am

Military parade

WHETHER it is the Islamic State, Boko Haram, Al Qaeda or the Taliban, their aim remains the same — instil fear and... Published Mar 04, 2015 03:30am

Karachi: PM’s visit

THE prime minister flies to Karachi, holds a meeting, called apex meeting, at a luxuriously decked-up table, with ... Published Mar 04, 2015 03:30am

Library sans catalogue

THIS refers to the deplorable state of students library in my college, ICB, G-6/3, Islamabad. The library has been... Published Mar 04, 2015 03:30am

‘Fahrenheit 451’

APROPOS Irfan Husain’s article ‘Fahrenheit 451’ (Feb 28). I agree with the writer that Islam is a religion of... Published Mar 04, 2015 03:30am

Problem with PTCL

IT is more than a month that our complaints about our wi fi have gone unattended. A fortnight ago, a gentleman from... Published Mar 04, 2015 03:30am

Saving Moenjodaro

IN 1978, I visited Moenjodaro and saw that water level at some places was five feet below the ground. I said , ‘My... Published Mar 04, 2015 03:30am

Militarised society

THE precautions taken for the security of schools are fraught with dangers as children remain vulnerable while... Published Mar 04, 2015 03:30am

A widow’s appeal

MY husband, a BS-16 officer of the FBR/Inland Revenue Services, while working in the Regional Tax Office, Karachi,... Published Mar 04, 2015 03:30am

Class V exam fiasco

THE Punjab Education Department failed to conduct the board examination for Class V this year. This resulted in ... Published Mar 04, 2015 03:30am

Deforestation in Sindh

TO protect the earth and its natural resources, we have to practise conservation. Conservation means using the... Published Mar 03, 2015 06:24am

Right to information

THE Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly passed a law called Right to Information Act, 2013, for the first time in history.... Published Mar 03, 2015 06:24am

Mercury hazards

THIS refers to news item ‘Medical education being updated to internationally accepted standards’ (Feb 17). The... Published Mar 03, 2015 06:24am