Dawn News

Faisal Bari

Shame of inequality

The story is one about poverty and the extremes of inequality this society appears to be willing to live with. Published Nov 20, 2015 01:50am

Regulation under threat

Effective regulators are needed to provide at least a semblance of checks on the executive. Published Oct 23, 2015 01:02am

Quality and teacher training

There are hundreds of thousands of teachers who need to have access to good training. Published Oct 09, 2015 01:44am

A study in hypocrisy

Only when fees are going beyond the reach of middle-income groups do we hear calls for regulation. Published Sep 25, 2015 02:09am

Differences in abilities

There is a tremendous taboo on talking about or facing ability issues in Pakistan. Published Sep 11, 2015 01:52am

Good for what?

Even after 12 years of education, Amjad was barely literate. Published Aug 28, 2015 12:57pm

Education and careers

Undergraduate degrees should not be seen as being tied too closely to job prospects. Published Aug 14, 2015 01:11am

Reimagining education

Most students live in local contexts, but they do not exist in local contexts. Published Jul 31, 2015 03:40am

Separate but equal?

Access to education in Pakistan varies by income level of parents, geographical location and gender of children. Published Jul 17, 2015 02:58am

Creative solutions

The shortage of female teachers for mathematics and science is felt everywhere in the country. Published Jul 03, 2015 01:20am

Quality, skills and practice

Poor quality, lack of timely delivery and absence of pride in one’s skills are part of the economic puzzle. Published Jun 19, 2015 02:08am

Getting to school

Unaffordable transport costs continue to deprive girls of an education. Published Jun 05, 2015 05:12am

State responsibilities

Teachers, thinkers and writers shape our future. It is these very people we are trying to silence. Updated May 08, 2015 10:04am

Anti-competitive practices

Are schools justified in charging fees in quarterly chunks and demanding advance payment? Updated Apr 24, 2015 02:52am

Market development

If an industry starts going down the incentives path, only the poorest-quality item will be produced. Published Apr 10, 2015 01:55am

Women and work

Can a country afford to under-utilise resources and still perform economically? Published Mar 27, 2015 02:18am

Opening up markets

The motorcycle market has expanded rapidly, even in the peri-urban and rural areas. Published Mar 13, 2015 01:28am

Missing export focus

Frequent policy changes by the government have not helped Pakistani manufacturers. Published Feb 27, 2015 01:15am

Learning and experience

Students are brilliant at learning but can’t connect this with the world they live in. Published Feb 13, 2015 02:21am