From the Newspaper

‘Unachieved growth target’

This is apropos your editorial ‘Unachieved growth target’ (May 22) and Sakib Sherani’s article ‘Behind the... Published May 29, 2016 06:52am

Wife-beating

APROPOS the news ‘CII justifies light beating for errant wives’ (May 27). I would like the CII Chairman Maulana... Published May 29, 2016 06:52am

Al-Beruni

AL-BERUNI (AD 973-1048) was a famous scientist of the Islamic world. He was a prolific writer who wrote more than ... Published May 29, 2016 06:52am

Pensioner’s plea

THE 2016-17 federal budget preparation is in the final stages these days. Millions of pensioners, including myself,... Published May 29, 2016 06:52am

Pakistan and diplomacy

Pakistan seems diplomatically isolated these days. Its relations with the United States are strained while it does... Published May 29, 2016 06:52am

Superstores & parking

THE newly-opened branch of a superstore near Moti Mahal, Gulshan Chowrangi, Karachi has become a nuisance for... Published May 29, 2016 06:52am

Rainwater harvesting

Rainwater harvesting is an easy way to collect water during the rainy season and store it for use during the dry... Published May 29, 2016 06:52am

METRO EVENTS

EXHIBITIONAn exhibition/ workshops/ screenings, organised by the Goethe Institut, at the Arts Council of Pakistan at... Published May 29, 2016 06:52am

IPR addressing issues of piracy

ISLAMABAD: Awareness of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) is necessary for the growth of businesses, but... Published May 29, 2016 06:51am

PTI’s performance

PRIME Minister Nawaz Sharif recently told a public rally in Mingora that the PTI-led provincial government had ... Published May 28, 2016 07:03am

Lasbela varsity

LASBELA University of Agriculture, Water and Marine Sciences (LUAWMS) is the only science university in Balochistan.... Published May 28, 2016 07:03am

Manhole death traps

OVER the past few years, the issue of open manholes in Karachi has been increasingly getting worse. Karachiites are... Published May 28, 2016 07:03am

Ukrainian woman

THIS is apropos of the recent news of a kidnapped Ukrainian woman being recovered by the police. This is an... Published May 28, 2016 07:03am

Compromising sovereignty

THE killing of Mullah Akhtar Mansour by a US drone within our territory has become an embarrassment for the ... Published May 28, 2016 07:03am

Medicines: cold storage

ALL local and multinational pharmaceutical companies supply their drugs through medicine carrier companies from... Published May 28, 2016 07:03am

NBP pensioners’ plea

THE annual budget for 2016-17 is now being finalised by the finance ministry. Special attention is being paid to the... Published May 28, 2016 07:03am

Parking problem

I AM a BBA student at the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), located on the Karachi University (KU) campus.... Published May 28, 2016 07:03am

METRO EVENTS

ConsultationA ‘Consultation on the Development in Freedom of Expression’ will be held on Saturday, May 28 at... Published May 28, 2016 07:02am