26 July, 2014 / Ramazan 27, 1435

In the holiday spirit

Where the Saudi royals are concerned, the best and finest destinations in the sand and sun category are for them.

Pro-people policies

Policymakers need to reconnect to the everyday realities of life for an ‘average’ household.

Eid thoughts

Technology today plays such a large role in the lives of the next generation that it’s almost scary.


Defamation suit against Imran Khan

Now it is the turn of former chief justice to rail against his opponents — or rather just PTI chief Imran Khan

Clerics on polio

A gathering of over 100 scholars expressed concern over the issue and demanded accountability of all.

Manifest barbarity

The case in which a 10-year-old boy’s arms were severed falls within this category of the exceedingly brutal.

Another attempt at Fata reform

Now it is the turn of the PPP to once again renew its commitment to bringing reforms to the tribal areas.

New hope?

The LoC clashes are a bad omen — the last time the talks’ process was halted was because of the trouble along the LoC.

A noble dream

The motivation behind this challenge was equally inspirational: to raise funds for the education of children.

Apathy towards the IDPs

The retired lieutenant-general warned that the operation could fail if the refugees were not taken care of properly.


RIP Haris Suleman

I WAS saddened to hear the news of Haris Suleman’s death, the 17-year-old Pakistani-American pilot, who made an...

Learning from Dutch

The recent tragedy of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was shocking as well as avoidable. Close to 300 people lost their...

Ending terrorism

Maj-Gen Asim Bajwa recently said: “This is the beginning of the end of terrorism in the country” and the ongoing...

Long march

THIS is apropos various columnists and analysts suggesting Imran Khan to do something practical instead of ...

The ‘have nots’

POVERTY in this country has increased alarmingly, and more than a third of the population is living below the ...

CNG cylinders

THIS is apropos the two reports, “Two killed in bus cylinder blast” and “Cylinder blast kills three in...

Pakistan needs unity

ALMOST one million people have become Internally Displaced Persons in the aftermath of the operation in North...