Newspaper / Letters

Excess CNG charges

WHILE travelling to Abbottabad over the weekend I needed to fill my car’s CNG cylinder. I turned my car to a CNG...

Petroleum sale rules

I would like to draw the higher authorities’ attention to the sale to customers of petrol/diesel for use in...

Posting trade officers

THIS is apropos the news item ‘New policy for trade officers’ posting abroad likely’ (July 13). According to...

Postcard from Sydney

The write-up in Images ‘Postcard from Sydney’ (July 27) is beautiful. I am on a visit to Sydney these days and...

Music conference

There is a misconception about who founded the All-Pakistan Music Conference. My father, Rauf Ahmad Ansari and Hayat...

Pillion riding ban

THE authorities’ only remedy to ensure peace in Karachi is to ban pillion riding. However, this measure has not...

Gaza and US

HOW can the US government criticise or condemn Russia for helping or supporting the rebels fighting in Ukraine who...

Hamas’s victory!

THANKS to peace-loving Israelis, the Zionist regime is facing stiff resistance at home. On July 26 more than 3,000...

Sindh IG’s removal

THIS is further to the letter ‘Sindh IG episode’ (July 19). The recently removed Sindh IG Iqbal Mahmood was ...

Govt schools’ employees

THIS refers to the letter ‘Tax on education’ (July 23) by Dr Muneer Bhurgri who has to pay extra tax on ...

Parking plazas & mafias

THIS is apropos Manzar Bhatti’s letter ‘Parking mafia’ (July 7) wherein he has stated the ordeal of his car...

Plant breeders’ rights

AIMING at protecting rights of plant breeders under intellectual property rights, the federal government plans to...

Coal & environment

THIS is apropos the report ‘Heavy ecological costs of coal power plant’ (July 21). The report shows that the...

Income tax reforms

Pakistan has one of the world’s worst income tax collection ratios, with only 0.5pc of the entire population...

PIA fares

PIA has increased its economy class fares by over 60pc for travel between Karachi and upcountry (Lahore, Islamabad,...

Our priorities

IF we Pakistanis were to count our problems, the list would be never-ending. Maulana Roomi said, “A nation can ...

Population explosion

SINCE Z.A. Bhutto’s time no politician has raised a voice, offered incentives and put out bold warnings against...

A-level students’ woes

THIS is apropos the letter ‘A-Level students’ woes’ (July 21) by Ahmed Hasan Ansari. Having an A Level...

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