The right to exit

The government can at any time and with no stated reason prevent a Pakistani from leaving the country by putting ... Published Nov 26, 2014 12:59am


Simply democracy

Almost dictators in Pakistan adopted the flawed opinion in past that "Western democracy does not suit Pakistan." Updated Nov 27, 2014 05:57am

Promoting tolerance

The issue of violence against minorities is of grave intensity, it requires some immediate steps to be halt. Updated Nov 27, 2014 06:13am

Thar reality check

Sindh government will have to provide potable water and other basic facilities to Thar, so as to reduces its woes. Updated Nov 27, 2014 06:09am

Growth engine is stalling

Large-scale manufacturing has been reduced to 1.8 per cent during the outgoing year, against four per cent, last year. Updated Nov 26, 2014 08:45am

The sectarian volcano

Sectarianism, coupled with militancy have become largest threat for entire Muslim world, including Pakistan. Updated Nov 26, 2014 09:12am

A debating forum

The South Asian summit could be a better platform for its membership and could played a far better role than it did. Updated Nov 26, 2014 05:43am

Army chief’s US visit

The success of the visit can only be determined by the American military and intelligence support against militancy. Updated Nov 25, 2014 09:29am


Post-America Afghanistan

IN 2006 the US Geological Survey and the UK Geological Survey carried out extensive airborne magnetic, gravity and... Published Nov 27, 2014 06:35am

Ebola in Pakistan

IT HAS been almost two months since the ministry of health issued the warning on Ebola in Pakistan and now one... Published Nov 27, 2014 06:35am

The Indian peasant

IMRAN Khan is always telling the audience in his public addresses that the peasants in India enjoy special... Published Nov 27, 2014 06:35am

Tableeghi Jamaat

THIS refers to the article ‘Sound of silent revival’ (Nov 12) by Nasir Jamal. I beg to disagree with some of the... Published Nov 27, 2014 06:35am

Capital punishment

ACCORDING to a news item, a Turkish man convicted of drug trafficking, was executed in Riyadh. Seventy people have... Published Nov 27, 2014 06:35am

Khairpur accident

I WAS surprised to know that an FIR has been registered against the National Highway Authority. How is the NHA... Published Nov 27, 2014 06:35am

Absentee teachers

EDUCATION plays a vital role in the progress of a nation. Its negligence results in annihilation of the whole ... Published Nov 27, 2014 06:35am