OPINION

Bodies and bullies

Girls are starved and scolded, trussed up and painted to participate in the manically competitive marriage market. Updated May 25, 2016 10:33am
EDITORIAL

Lessons from Chabahar

It is not naïve to suggest that in the evolving regional situation, cooperation yields greater benefit than rivalry. Updated May 25, 2016 10:17am

Fistula: a silent epidemic

IRONICALLY enough, it was International Day to End Obstetric Fistula when it emerged that in Pakistan, the goal of... Published May 25, 2016 04:16am

Sovereignty debate

THE US drone strike that killed Afghan Taliban leader Akhtar Mansour was unquestionably a violation of Pakistan’s... Updated May 24, 2016 11:38am

Repatriating IDPs

THE army’s commitment to clear North Waziristan of militancy has progressed with elaborate plans for a Fata-based... Published May 24, 2016 06:36am

Unfair load-shedding

IT has been a number of years now that K-Electric has been following the practice of enhanced load-shedding in... Published May 24, 2016 06:36am

New twist in Afghan peace

AKHTAR Mansour, leader of the Afghan Taliban, has reportedly been killed in Balochistan in a US drone strike. While... Updated May 23, 2016 08:00am

New twist in Afghan peace

AKHTAR Mansour, leader of the Afghan Taliban, has reportedly been killed in Balochistan in a US drone strike. While... Updated May 23, 2016 08:00am
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Motiur Rehman and Matiur Rahman

A CERTAIN section of the people in Pakistan are trying to divert attention from the controversial hanging of Motiur... Published May 25, 2016 06:03am

PHF: human smuggling

THIS refers to the news report ‘PHF bans Islamabad’s Tiger Club for human trafficking’ (May 6). Pakistan ... Published May 25, 2016 06:03am

Drones & sovereignty

THE drone strike that killed Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Mansour gives rise to two observations. One Pakistan’s... Published May 25, 2016 06:03am

Indian ‘maps bill’

THE relationship between India and Pakistan is one that witnesses perpetual controversy.Recently, the Indian... Published May 25, 2016 06:03am

‘The first in line’

THIS refers to the column ‘The first in line’ by Nadeem F. Paracha (May 22). Some of what is stated by the ... Published May 25, 2016 06:03am

Balochistan healthcare

THIS refers to deplorable conditions of Balochistan’s government hospitals. While there are poor facilities for... Published May 25, 2016 06:03am

Mobile phone service

THIS is a country where women are harassed often, so one is not surprised at receiving similar treatment at the ... Published May 25, 2016 06:03am
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