It’s not about PIA

The PPP’s response to the PIA debacle has been predictable — and you know the fire and brimstone is linked to the ... Published Feb 07, 2016 06:49am

JI’s textbook concerns

The rest of the country is worrying about protecting children from militants, the JI appears preoccupied with textbooks. Updated Feb 09, 2016 05:07am

Train compensation

The government chooses to answer the criticism of the orange train project with a brisk processing of claims. Updated Feb 09, 2016 04:51am

Census complications

Further delays in the census exercise will negatively impact the conduct of the forthcoming elections. Updated Feb 08, 2016 05:37am

KP budget cuts

A cut of Rs77bn is a severe blow and calls for accountability of those responsible for setting such a target. Updated Feb 08, 2016 05:35am

Lethal waters

Pakistan constitutes one of the relatively minor abusers of the oceans as compared to many highly developed countries. Updated Feb 08, 2016 04:48am

Quetta targeted again

THE war in Balochistan will be won, the political and military leadership of the country vowed in Quetta this week.... Published Feb 07, 2016 06:49am

Fata reforms going nowhere

THE report, ‘Fata reforms panel heading nowhere’ ( Feb 7), is worth reading. I don’t know my destination; any... Published Feb 09, 2016 07:04am

PIA strike

APROPOS Capt S. Afaq Rizvi’s letter (Feb 6) wherein it is stated that “the fall of PIA began when the Civil... Published Feb 09, 2016 07:04am

Why privatisation?

IS privatisation the only solution to the PIA crisis? The government intends to privatise many public-sector units... Published Feb 09, 2016 07:04am

Facilitating pensioners

THE federal government has facilitated pensioners to receive pension through banks. Now, a new system of automatic... Published Feb 09, 2016 07:04am

SPSC criterion

I APPLIED for the post of DDO, social welfare advertised by the Sindh Public Service Commission (SPSC). The written... Published Feb 09, 2016 07:04am

Safety of students

THIS refers to your editorial ‘Safety of students’ (Feb 3). Educational institutions’ closure is no solution ... Published Feb 09, 2016 07:04am

‘The weaver’s tale’

REFERENCE news report ‘The weaver’s tale’(Feb 5). The report says families in Hala had been in weaving ... Published Feb 09, 2016 07:04am