The right to exit

The government can at any time and with no stated reason prevent a Pakistani from leaving the country by putting ... Published Nov 26, 2014 12:59am

‘Liberating’ Sindh

Sindh has suffered on several accounts, many times over and above the negligence of its political governments. Published Nov 24, 2014 02:57am


Growth engine is stalling

Large-scale manufacturing has been reduced to 1.8 per cent during the outgoing year, against four per cent, last year. Updated Nov 26, 2014 08:45am

The sectarian volcano

Sectarianism, coupled with militancy have become largest threat for entire Muslim world, including Pakistan. Updated Nov 26, 2014 09:12am

A debating forum

The South Asian summit could be a better platform for its membership and could played a far better role than it did. Updated Nov 26, 2014 05:43am

Army chief’s US visit

The success of the visit can only be determined by the American military and intelligence support against militancy. Updated Nov 25, 2014 09:29am

Melting glaciers

Climate change cant be reversed but its impacts can be reduced. The need of the hour is to take steps in this regard. Updated Nov 25, 2014 05:54am

Acid attacks on the rise

Cases of acid attacks should be dealt with time frame so as to avoid delay in justice which is tantamount to its denial. Updated Nov 25, 2014 05:43am

Complacency as threat recedes

Electoral reforms are essential for a better and sustainable democracy in the country. Published Nov 24, 2014 02:58am


Physicians & patriarchy

THIS is with reference to Rafia Zakaria’s article ‘Physicians and patriarchy’. At face value, you cannot but... Published Nov 26, 2014 06:12am

HCV: oral drug

The news carried in your paper of Nov 21 about the availability of an oral drug for the treatment of Hepatitis C... Published Nov 26, 2014 06:12am

Pemra rules & channels

ACCORDING to Rule 24 (4) of Pemra Rules 2002, the duration of advertisement breaks in TV programmes shall not be ... Published Nov 26, 2014 06:12am

The saviour saint

THIS is apropos Nadeem F. Paracha’s article, ‘The saviour saint’ (Nov 23). The writer has sought origin of... Published Nov 26, 2014 06:12am

Traffic solution

A LETTER on the above topic (Nov 24) carried valuable suggestions. I agree with the views expressed by the author ... Published Nov 26, 2014 06:12am

Are we machines?

WITH every passing year, I have discovered that the FPSC is making the schedule of the competitive examinations more... Published Nov 26, 2014 06:12am

VIP culture

SOME people will go to any extent to prove they are different and in pursuing this objective employ any means to... Published Nov 26, 2014 06:12am