Dawn News

Khurram Husain

Analysis: Telecoms in turmoil

Merger of Warid and Mobilink is only the first of a series of transformative steps about to sweep Pakistani telecoms. Updated Nov 27, 2015 11:06am

Swatting away the deficit

The State Bank had been concerned about eroding debt service capacity of the country for some time. Published Nov 26, 2015 07:03am

Fighting terror with one hand

It is important for civilian authorities to know who they are allowed to designate as a terrorist and who they are not. Updated Nov 12, 2015 08:39am

Solar revolution

In a few years, we’ll know a lot more people who use solar power, and it will be a bit of a status symbol. Updated Nov 05, 2015 08:22am

Quakes and quacks

A SMARTY pants television anchor dedicates an entire show to how earthquakes and climate change are linked, going on... Updated Oct 29, 2015 08:42am

Textile bargains

The clout that APTMA wields over the government grows out of its unity. It allows spinners to make credible deals with Published Oct 22, 2015 01:29am

Government vs regulators

A strong and independent regulator is necessary in an economy that is increasingly being driven by the unaccountable... Published Oct 15, 2015 06:21am

Earthquake memories

Remember the feeling of helplessness and despair? What a Herculean effort of the will it was simply to get through... Updated Oct 08, 2015 01:10pm

Financial stories

Money is once again fleeing equities and other emerging market assets in huge quantities. But it is not going into... Published Oct 01, 2015 01:22am

Consuming sacrifice

Consumerism has its peculiar demands. They include fetishising the object of consumption — the commodity. Published Sep 24, 2015 01:24am

Hot pursuit of terror funds

First high-profile case probing terror financing against people known for political rather than terrorist links. Updated Sep 17, 2015 01:17pm

Battling taxes

The vision and intent behind the massive exercise to restructure the federation through the NFC award and the 18th ... Published Sep 10, 2015 01:08am

Chimera of terror financing

The real apparatus for detecting and apprehending terror funds is lying largely dormant. Published Sep 03, 2015 12:36pm

Talking stocks

The market going up or down has very little to do with developments in the rest of the economy. Published Aug 27, 2015 12:57pm

Between boom and bust

Isn’t economics an exact enough science to at least tell us whether or not an economy is doing well? Published Aug 20, 2015 12:58pm