Dawn News

April, 02 2015

‘What I must know’

Shouldn’t we introspect before assuming an impossible-looking role in lands we do not know well enough? Published Apr 02, 2015 01:33am

Paying the piper

Short-term thinking has led us into one of the most serious balance of payments crises we have ever faced. Published Apr 02, 2015 01:33am

Fools rush in

Our propensity to be asses remains intact, and not only on April 1. Published Apr 01, 2015 01:08am

Vague laws

The broad wording of the provision makes Section 295-C very vague. Updated Apr 01, 2015 01:35am

Little progress on Afghanistan

Neither Kabul nor the US appears to have anything resembling a plan to deal with the Taliban. Updated Apr 02, 2015 02:18am

Young Doctors again

The doctors include points such as the free flow of medicines to patients on their list, to gain popularity. Updated Apr 02, 2015 02:27am

Removal of barricades

There is no legal provision whereby a public thoroughfare can be closed permanently or on a long-term basis. Updated Apr 02, 2015 02:38am

Party-based LG polls

There is no reason why LG polls in cantonments should be conducted on a non-party basis. Updated Apr 01, 2015 05:07am

A role for the OIC?

There could be a possibility of making the OIC relevant again. Updated Apr 01, 2015 05:02am

Stock market upheaval

Volatility that hit the KSE shows that the country’s capital markets continue to have fundamental weaknesses. Updated Apr 01, 2015 04:42am

Karachi bye-election campaign

In the old days, a bye-election in Azizabad would have barely registered as a blip on the political landscape. Updated Apr 01, 2015 01:35am

Yemen: Shia-Sunni divide

IF we browse over the 67 years of Pakistan’s history, it will appear that the country faced battles and wars right... Published Apr 01, 2015 06:35am

Murky waters: other view

THIS is apropos your editorial ‘Murky waters’ (March 29). It is appalling to see the most prestigious and... Published Apr 01, 2015 06:35am

Regulating TV channels

THIS is apropos a news item (March 24) which informs us that the government is contemplating law to regulate TV... Published Apr 01, 2015 06:35am

Waiting for miracles

WE want miracles to happen in Pakistan without looking at some realities. Two per cent of the population are paying... Published Apr 01, 2015 06:35am

Saulat Mirza’s video

HOURS before his scheduled hanging, Saulat Mirza’s video statement was telecast by TV channels in which he ... Published Apr 01, 2015 06:35am

Poor hospital facilities

THE Makran division has three big districts which suffer because of lack of good doctors and facilities at ... Published Apr 01, 2015 06:35am

Urdu-speaking people

URDU-speaking people have long held the reputation of being sophisticated, mild and civilised. We have many renowned... Published Apr 01, 2015 06:35am