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Polio vaccination

SOME militants are thirsting after the blood of lady health workers, police and teachers who go from door to door ...


Lack of hygiene

IN Islam cleanliness is very important. If you are not clean, you cannot pray five times a day. I have to say with...


Militancy in Balochistan

News about the killing of members of the Zikri community is heart-wrenching. The history of violence in Balochistan...


The misguided faction

THE display of shrouds by the Pakistan Awami Tehreek was the most harrowing and disgusting feeling I have ever...


Songs of nightingale

I USED to enjoy the melodious songs of the nightingales of Islamabad every time I visit the city. They will not only...


People are supreme

THE government is slowly revealing itself: from rigging elections to killing people in Lahore. Our prime minister is...


Sit-ins: positive side

THE ongoing sit-in and protests in Islamabad have a positive side for our lower middle class and upper middle class...


System setback

What is happening in Islamabad has weakened civilian rule.It shows that our politicians need to be good enough on...


Unending entertainment

FOR the past few days, the main source of entertainment is the sit-in that has been going on for more than 14 days ...


Forgotten fathers

THROUGHOUT school, students learn about the Quaid-i-Azam’s determination, Iqbal’s inspirational poetry and the...


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