Dawn News


The Bol implosion

Axact became Axact because exactly everyone in the state structure who was supposed to do their job, didn’t do their job Updated May 24, 2015 10:06am

More ominous signs

Radicalism in Pakistan and elsewhere in the Muslim world isn’t necessarily a function of deprivation and poverty alone. Updated May 23, 2015 10:09am

Saudi mosque bombing

IS has made clear its intentions — and capabilities — and has demonstrated the vulnerabilities of the Saudi state. Updated May 24, 2015 10:04am

Cybercrime bill

The controversy came to a head a little when Minister of State for IT had announced that the bill had been finalised. Updated May 24, 2015 09:55am

Cricket resumption

A full celebration will have to wait until the completion of the tour by the Zimbabweans later this month. Updated May 24, 2015 09:59am

Security expenditures

Money is fungible, and funds given for a particular purpose should not be diverted for other purposes. Published May 23, 2015 07:04am

Commodifying children

'Most of the children presented on the programmes were either street children or orphans.' Published May 23, 2015 07:04am

Militants on campus

The state needs to address the issue of extremism on the campus before more space is lost to murderous ideologies. Updated May 22, 2015 09:05am

Rohingyas: apathetic Muslim world

THE Philippines has announced it is ready to help thousands of stateless seaborne stranded Rohingya people — did... Published May 24, 2015 08:00am

Tail-enders’ water needs

SINDH is not able to meet the water needs of its tail-end growers during early kharif sowing, writes Muhammad ... Published May 24, 2015 08:00am

GB polls

ELECTIONS in Gilgit-Baltistan are scheduled in the second week of the coming month. This part of Pakistan has many... Published May 24, 2015 08:00am

KCR revival

THE Economic Coordination Committee of the cabinet allowed Pakistan Railways in January, 2013 to utilise $2.4bn... Published May 24, 2015 08:00am

Library & outages

THE Quaid-i-Azam Library is the most prestigious library in Lahore and Punjab. It is meant to serve as a centre of... Published May 24, 2015 08:00am

Sustaining biodiversity

THE International Day for Biological Diversity was observed the world over on May 22, with an objective to raise... Published May 24, 2015 08:00am

Garbage & MW police

A COUPLE of days ago I travelled from Islamabad to Lahore via motorway by a well-known bus service. We were served... Published May 24, 2015 08:00am