Dawn News


Writing on the board

While too much should not be read into the cantonment polls, they cannot be ignored altogether. Published May 04, 2015 03:07am


What about Nawaz? The man seems lost. And the longer it goes on, the more lost he seems. Updated May 03, 2015 11:55am

Logical thinking

The most common fallacy in politics is argumentum ad hominem: evading the topic by personally attacking opponents. Updated May 03, 2015 11:55am

A barren landscape

How can we think of becoming a great nation without any cultural and literary pursuits? Published May 02, 2015 01:27am

Waiting for a miracle

That our land of the pure has been transformed into an endless killing field is excruciating. Published May 02, 2015 01:27am

Loss of space for media

It is rarely a good thing when the news media itself becomes the story. Updated May 04, 2015 04:23am

Faith-based violence

The document says Shias, as well as Christians, Ahmadis and Hindus experienced violence in the country. Updated May 04, 2015 04:02am

Moving mountains

Rajab Shah was a legend, famous for his humility, his quiet focus, and superhuman strength. Updated May 04, 2015 03:59am

Pemra’s debatable stance

There were no winners in the verbal spat between the MQM chief Altaf Hussain and the army leadership via the ISPR. Updated May 03, 2015 11:46am

LNG blame game

IN a sharply worded piece of writing, as well as at a news conference, the petroleum and natural resources minister... Updated May 03, 2015 11:36am

Women voters in GB

Women's rights are always negotiable, at the altar of expediency, and on the pretext of tradition. Updated May 03, 2015 11:34am

Testing times for MQM

MQM needs to do much more to convince the public that it now fights its battles solely through the ballot box. Updated May 02, 2015 05:41am

Karachi operation and Rangers

THIS is apropos of Kulsoom Arif’s letter ‘Karachi operation’ (April 28). Although one must appreciate the... Published May 04, 2015 06:27am

Rule of law

THE term rule of law clearly states that no one is above the law. In our society, patronage groups can easily flout... Published May 04, 2015 06:27am

Protecting Hazaras

THIS is apropos the news report ‘Two Hazara men killed at bus stand’ (April 28). This news reminds us about a... Published May 04, 2015 06:27am

Taxpayers’ woes

THIS government is resorting to what amounts to robbery. It was announced, and has been practised, that when a... Published May 04, 2015 06:27am

‘The high cost of hatred’

THIS is with reference to Dr Mubarak Ali’s article ‘The high cost of hatred’ (March 29) revealing some... Published May 04, 2015 06:27am

Celebrating Sept 6 spirit

THIS September it will be 50 years since the 1965 war. Why don’t we start a big campaign to celebrate 50 years of... Published May 04, 2015 06:27am

British visa refusals

BRITISH laptop diplomats based in Dubai need to improve their knowledge about the social, cultural and religious... Published May 04, 2015 06:27am