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OPINION

An effective defence

In blasphemy trials, lawyers’ conduct falls far short of the required standard to ensure a fair trial. Published Jul 04, 2015 12:48am

Telling London heat

Benazir Bhutto and other politicians may have lived in London while in exile before moving on. But Altaf Hussain hasn’t Published Jul 04, 2015 12:48am

Creative solutions

The shortage of female teachers for mathematics and science is felt everywhere in the country. Published Jul 03, 2015 01:20am

The season begins

The PPP has never been poorer. It has been allowed to tread a slow, agonising path to total, and perhaps permanent, Updated Jul 03, 2015 02:36am
EDITORIAL

End of Khyber-II

ON the first anniversary of the ongoing Operation Zarb-i-Azb on June 15, the military wrapped up Operation Khyber-II... Published Jul 04, 2015 12:47am

Bridges to nowhere

THE collapse of Chanawan bridge near Gujranwala, which resulted in the loss of 17 lives when the engine and three... Published Jul 04, 2015 12:47am

Injustice averted

HAD it not been for timely action by the police, the horror that was Kot Radha Kishan could have been replayed all... Published Jul 04, 2015 12:47am

Crossovers from PPP

The PPP has reached a point where a clutch of trained, skilled members are leaving it. Updated Jul 03, 2015 02:41am

Response to heatwave

Primer's visit, and the response of his govt more generally, appears almost flippant in the face of a large death toll. Updated Jul 03, 2015 02:45am

Violence in Sinai

IT is a measure of Egypt’s political instability that the completion of one year of President Abdul Fattah... Published Jul 03, 2015 01:20am

Rupture in the Baloch insurgency

For many years, the unity between various militant groups has been a distinguishing feature of the Baloch insurgency. Updated Jul 02, 2015 10:37am
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Heat and lifestyle

THE deadly heat wave last week caught Karachiites unawares and by surprise. We are used to hot and humid weather in... Published Jul 03, 2015 06:26am

Of mango prices

OUR government takes every possible step to provide products on cheap rates to its citizens. But it seems that the... Published Jul 03, 2015 06:26am

‘Pakistan’s gone girls’

APROPOS Ms. Zakaria’s article ‘Pakistan’s gone girls’ (July 1). Pakistan’s sex ratios at birth, contrary ... Published Jul 03, 2015 06:26am

‘Quo vadis? Pakistan’

APROPOS the article ‘Quo Vadis? Pakistan’ by Ashraf Jahangir Qazi (June 30). The first para refers to the... Published Jul 03, 2015 06:26am

Unsocial gathering

SOCIAL networking sites were made for socializing. However, people are becoming more and more unsocial with each... Published Jul 03, 2015 06:26am

Urdu literature

APROPOS the letter (July 1) on the plight of Urdu literature. I agree that Urdu literary magazines are finding it... Published Jul 03, 2015 06:26am

Whither PCCC?

THE Pakistan Central Cotton Committee (PCCC) was established soon after Pakistan came into being. The PCCC came ... Published Jul 03, 2015 06:26am
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