OPINION

The plane and the bus

Let’s assume it wasn’t PIA. It was a bunch of striking public-sector teachers or railways employees or the teeming Published Feb 14, 2016 02:40am

The dangers ahead

The DG IB’s assertion about IS was at odds with the man he directly reports to:Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan Published Feb 13, 2016 06:53am

End-of-life care?

Losing a loved one is hard enough. It needn’t be made worse by having to deal with patient care problems. Published Feb 12, 2016 01:05am
EDITORIAL

Deep-rooted sectarianism

AS opposed to much more recent problems with ‘jihadi’ militancy, the state has been battling the monster of... Published Feb 14, 2016 02:41am

Military ‘justice’

IT is a strange pattern: the army chief endorses death sentences handed down by military courts operating under the... Published Feb 14, 2016 02:41am

Valentine’s Day

IT is not the hammer all through. There are practices discouraged and prevented by law and official decree and then... Published Feb 14, 2016 02:41am

LNG: the second round

How hard the Sindh government presses its claims to the imported gas remains to be seen. Published Feb 13, 2016 06:53am

Karachi security

'More work needed to be done to rid Karachi of terrorism and violence.' Published Feb 13, 2016 06:53am

Pakistan’s lost universe

Our students are deprived of a chance to come together to explore the many mysteries of the universe. Published Feb 13, 2016 06:53am

IS threat

The time has come to focus on the Punjab-based terrorists sanctuaries. Updated Feb 12, 2016 08:15am
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Minister’s rejoinder

I RESENT the aspersions cast on my values and beliefs by Mr Abbas Nasir as farfetched and misleading. (Similar... Published Feb 14, 2016 07:11am

PIA strike

THE strike by some PIA employees is over and operations are normal, but the unprecedented nine to 10-day shutdown,... Published Feb 14, 2016 07:11am

Lahore’s example

APROPOS your news report (Jan 9) beautiful open rooftop, double-decker buses have been introduced recently in ... Published Feb 14, 2016 07:11am

Dams badly needed

IT is only during the short flooding period of three months that water is available to us directly from rivers. As... Published Feb 14, 2016 07:11am

Schools and self-defence

AS the threat of terrorist attacks is on the rise, the closure of educational institutions some time ago in various... Published Feb 14, 2016 07:11am

Pasni protection bund

PASNI is a beautiful tehsil of Gwadar district, located between Gwadar and Ormara. The people mostly depend on... Published Feb 14, 2016 07:11am

Mother tongue

IT has been rightly said ‘when you can’t read, write and speak in your mother tongue, your thinking ability is... Published Feb 14, 2016 07:11am
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