Brute facts of rule

The oil crisis has failed to galvanise the government towards making the necessary changes at the top. Published Jan 29, 2015 12:30am

The threat of divorce

The Council of Islamic Ideology could simply have asked for the provisions of the family laws to be better enforced. Published Jan 28, 2015 01:38am

Anti-militant push: out of steam?

PM can hold meetings on electricity and fuel crises, involving the interior minister, but not a word on the militancy? Updated Jan 29, 2015 06:30am

CPLC controversy

The events indicate that the CPLC has been politicised and this is unacceptable. Updated Jan 29, 2015 06:20am

‘Teacher training’

Teachers with guns are the worst possible distortion of what the future should hold. KP govt should clear its policy. Updated Jan 29, 2015 06:12am

Fixing responsibility

The overriding question is whose job was it to oversee all these officials named in the report? Updated Jan 28, 2015 03:54am

Forensic facilities

Punjab Forensic Science Agency has set a positive trend and is making an effort to change the culture of investigation. Updated Jan 28, 2015 05:11am

Cricket woes

The team’s woes have been exacerbated by a needless central contracts row, simmering over the past few days. Updated Jan 28, 2015 05:16am

A new chapter is possible

It does look like the world’s largest democracy and the world’s foremost advocate of democracy have more in common. Updated Jan 27, 2015 09:51am

Are sit-ins democratic?

NOW that sit-ins have ended, it’s time to discuss this phenomenon in terms of a democratic device to put pressure... Published Jan 29, 2015 06:52am

Wildlife conservation

A SAYING goes that one can measure the greatness and moral progress of a nation by monitoring its treatment of... Published Jan 29, 2015 06:52am

Why ban pillion-riding?

THE Sindh government’s latest effort and strategy to ostensibly curb rising street crimes and targeted killings in... Published Jan 29, 2015 06:52am

KU: students’ woes

I AM a student at Karachi University. It is spread over 1,279 acres, having eight faculties, and more than 55... Published Jan 29, 2015 06:52am

Muslim protests

WHY does the West remain undisturbed by protests by Muslims? Three religious parties held demonstrations at various... Published Jan 29, 2015 06:52am

Oil crisis

THE fairness of the commission investigating the oil crisis is questionable because, as stated by you, it is close ... Published Jan 29, 2015 06:52am

Security and welfare

A BITTER lesson of history is that only such states survived as were able to strike a balance between constraints of... Published Jan 29, 2015 06:52am