OPINION

Some optimism for change

When governance is in a shambles, one would have expected the opposition to hold the government to account. Published Nov 01, 2014 07:34am

Cost of politics

What we are left with is a large section of the population all riled up with nowhere to go. Published Oct 30, 2014 01:19am

EDITORIAL

Dithering on new ECP chief

Since July 30, 2013, the country has been without a permanent chief election commissioner. Published Nov 01, 2014 07:34am

Balochistan arms’ haul

So it is entirely possible that foreign players are meddling in Pakistan’s internal affairs. Published Nov 01, 2014 07:34am

Misogynistic outrage

For the JUI-F, and others of its ilk, a perfect world would be one in which women are preferably neither seen nor heard. Published Nov 01, 2014 07:34am

Politics of resignation

To be sure, there are no real legal or constitutional impediments to resigning from the parliament. Updated Oct 31, 2014 10:55am

Model UN controversy

The stall was set up as part of cultural activities designed to represent the nations participating in the conference. Updated Oct 31, 2014 10:55am

Tax deadline

The e-filing system may be a much-needed innovation, but let’s admit that we are still trying to make it work properly. Updated Oct 31, 2014 07:15am

Privatisation restarts

The government is making the sale of state-owned enterprises a central plank to revive the economy. Updated Oct 30, 2014 03:30am

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Appeal to Sindh CJ

IT was most heartening to read the Sindh High Court Circular No: GAZ/XII.Z.14 (HC)(I) dated 16th October 2012, in... Published Nov 01, 2014 07:34am

Urdu speakers

THOUSANDS of Baloch migrated to Sindh centuries ago. Many of them now speak Sindhi, many still speak Balochi. Almost... Published Nov 01, 2014 07:34am

TV for kids

OUR media, print or electronic, is successfully providing its readers and viewers with all aspects of news,... Published Nov 01, 2014 07:34am

Indian boss

THIS is apropos M.A. Dar’s letter ‘Indian boss’s charity’ (Oct 28). The writer talks high of the Indian ... Published Nov 01, 2014 07:34am

Power breakdowns

I WOULD like to draw the attention of the K- Electric authorities to the frequent breakdowns of electricity in our... Published Nov 01, 2014 07:34am

Read or eat?

THIS is apropos Rafia Zakaria’s article ‘The education emergency’ (Oct 29). She always points out the most... Published Nov 01, 2014 07:34am

Blue passports

IT has been learnt that our parliamentarians have requested the government to issue them blue passports. It is said... Published Nov 01, 2014 07:34am

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