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

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

Confusion at SBP

IT must have been uncomfortable for State Bank Governor Ashraf Mahmood Wathra to announce the monetary policy... Updated Jan 27, 2015 09:45am

Qadri’s case

The difficulties the police in this country face in gathering evidence, and prosecutors in mounting a strong case,... Updated Jan 27, 2015 09:32am

Power blackout

This is not the first time that our transmission grid has been brought down by a single event in one section. Published Jan 26, 2015 07:00am

Who is the ECC working for?

CAN the Economic Coordinate Committee (ECC) of Pakistan explain if it works for the benefit of the country or for... Published Jan 28, 2015 06:43am

BISP drawbacks

THE Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) was initiated in 2008 during the PPP-led government. The sole objective... Published Jan 28, 2015 06:43am

Obama visits India

FOR the first time a sitting president has twice visited India. America’s Deputy National Security Adviser Ben... Published Jan 28, 2015 06:43am

Accident victims

THIS refers to the Daulatpur tragedy in which 19 schoolchildren and two of their teachers and the van driver were... Published Jan 28, 2015 06:43am

Maulvi Sheda

AFTER the 1857 war, the religious harmony of South Asia, including Sindh, went through severe strains. During these... Published Jan 28, 2015 06:43am

Peshawar martyrs

IT is heartening to learn that President Mamnoon Hussain has decided to award tamgha -i- shujaat to the martyrs of... Published Jan 28, 2015 06:43am

SBP undermined

THROUGHOUT the world central banks announce a monetary policy for their countries through press releases, which are... Published Jan 28, 2015 06:43am