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Education and administrators

ALTHOUGH scarcity of good administrators is the dilemma of our national institutions, I would like to highlight the... Published Dec 04, 2016 06:58am

Thank you, America

THE other day I visited the US embassy located in the Diplomatic Enclave, Islamabad. This is one embassy in the... Published Dec 04, 2016 06:58am

Gender inequality

IT was quite shocking to see Pakistan as the second worst country in the world for gender inequality, leading only... Published Dec 04, 2016 06:58am

Improving agriculture

About 70pc of our people live in rural areas and are directly involved in agricultural activities. There are two... Published Dec 04, 2016 06:58am

Pakistan Railways

THE railway system doesn’t work well, particularly in Sindh and Balochistan. This is one for the causes of the... Published Dec 04, 2016 06:58am

PSO dividend

PAKISTAN State Oil announced dividend on Aug 15 for financial year ending on June 30. It has been three months since... Published Dec 04, 2016 06:58am

‘Amnesty scheme’

THIS refers to your editorial ‘Amnesty scheme’ (Nov 24). Giving in to the demand of amnesty for the real estate... Published Dec 04, 2016 06:58am

Chinese help?

THIS refers to the news report ‘NAB chief stresses Chinese help to end corruption’ (Nov 12). This is the second... Published Dec 04, 2016 06:58am

Sindh PPP

FOR over eight years, the PPP led by Asif Zardari had appointed an octogenarian, Qaim Ali Shah, as chief ... Published Dec 04, 2016 06:58am

Opening a bank account

IF you are unemployed or are a housewife or retired from a private service, most of our banks will not open a new... Published Dec 03, 2016 06:08am

Low literacy

LOW literacy is a major problem of our country. The constitution says: “The state of Pakistan shall remove... Published Dec 03, 2016 06:08am

Silver lining in economy

PAKISTAN is one country that has a huge potential for economic growth. In recent years there has been a marked... Published Dec 03, 2016 06:08am

Castro’s achievement

FIDEL Castro died recently. After Russia’s ‘workers Revolution’ and China’s ‘Peasants Revolution’,... Published Dec 03, 2016 06:08am

Hockey: Indian tactics

THIS refers to the Indian decision not to issue Pakistani junior hockey team visas for the Junior World Cup being... Published Dec 03, 2016 06:08am

Raheel’s legacy

ALL conjectures, dissensions and predictions have gone into ashes with retired Gen Raheel Sharif’s farewell. The... Published Dec 03, 2016 06:08am

Motorbike ambulance

APROPOS the article ‘Motorbike ambulance service’ (Nov 20). The retort that best comes to mind: “Qu’ils... Published Dec 03, 2016 06:08am