Cost of politics

What we are left with is a large section of the population all riled up with nowhere to go. Published Oct 30, 2014 01:19am


Privatisation restarts

The government is making the sale of state-owned enterprises a central plank to revive the economy. Updated Oct 30, 2014 03:30am

Afghan reconciliation

The US is not abandoning Afghanistan; but US language on Afghanistan seems increasingly noncommittal. Updated Oct 30, 2014 03:32am

Radicalised guards

The internal inquiry into the shooting has brought to light findings that are deeply worrying. Updated Oct 30, 2014 09:04am

Shambolic state of steel mill

Today, the mill management is asking for another Rs8.5bn to undertake another round of ‘restructuring'. Updated Oct 29, 2014 07:01am

Talks with the Taliban

Negotiations must not allow militant groups to continue to exist on Pakistani soil. Updated Oct 29, 2014 07:07am

Nilofar’s arrival

As per the weatherman, the waters off the Sindh and Balochistan coasts are expected to be very rough during this period. Updated Oct 29, 2014 07:09am

Polio emergency

Pakistan is the only country where the virus is spreading. Updated Oct 28, 2014 07:05am


Bilawal: PPP’s performance

THIS is apropos the recent public appearance of PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari in Karachi. I appreciate his... Published Oct 30, 2014 06:23am

‘National shame’

THIS refers to your editorial ‘National shame’ (Oct 21). Robberies are a daily feature not only in Karachi but ... Published Oct 30, 2014 06:23am

Finance Act 2014

THIS refers to the Finance Act 2014 wherein a distinction between filers and non-filers has been made for the... Published Oct 30, 2014 06:23am

PM laptops

I AM a student at the Institute of Education and Research, University of Punjab, doing MEd Elementary (one-year... Published Oct 30, 2014 06:23am

Incomplete expressway

NAWAZ Sharif claimed in his pre-election campaign that he would run bullet trains. Sindh Chief Minister Qaim Ali... Published Oct 30, 2014 06:23am

Canadian visa

I AND my wife applied for a visitor’s visa for Canada through Gerry’s and our applications were forwarded to the... Published Oct 30, 2014 06:23am

Parking at Sharea Faisal

parking is not allowed throughout Sharea Faisal, especially from Drigh Road to Metropole. However, taking advantage... Published Oct 30, 2014 06:23am