Dawn News


The history wars

Will Hindus feel more ‘indigenous’ because a group of scholars is willing to make historical dating a political act? Published Nov 25, 2015 01:43am

Growing gender gap among voters

IN Pakistan, electoral politics — the time-tested vehicle for people’s representation in governance — is... Published Nov 27, 2015 01:36am

Khost drone strike

TERROR knows no boundaries and perhaps there is no better recent illustration of it than the US drone strike in... Published Nov 27, 2015 01:36am

Karachi protest

THE so-called red zone of Karachi — the downtown area where Chief Minister House and Governor House are located—... Published Nov 27, 2015 01:36am

Climate change: without a vision

AS the world prepares for the largest climate summit of its kind, the secretary general of the United Nations has... Updated Nov 26, 2015 11:07am

Syrian crisis worsens

THE shooting down of a Russian warplane by Turkey on Tuesday ratchets up the conflict in Syria and underlines the... Published Nov 26, 2015 07:03am

Double standards

To anyone not viewing the issue in isolation, the double standard was obvious. Updated Nov 26, 2015 09:15am

Regional connections

Unfortunately the latest JEC session between Pakistan and Afghanistan ends without any breakthrough. Updated Nov 25, 2015 02:45am

A child developer

I AM an educationist, Montessorian, teacher trainer, youth counsellor and social worker. As a child developer – a... Published Nov 26, 2015 07:02am

Need for more provinces

THE people of Balochistan, Sindh and even Khyber Pakhtunkhwa feel uncomfortable with the existing pattern of the... Published Nov 26, 2015 07:02am

Climate change

Apropos the letter ‘Climate change’ (Nov 23). Over the past few years, people from all walks of life have... Published Nov 26, 2015 07:02am

Public libraries

I HAVE been studying in Lahore for five years and visiting its major public libraries. All of these libraries are... Published Nov 26, 2015 07:02am

Child mechanics

THIS is with reference to the picture titled ‘Mechanics repair gas heaters from Japan’ (Nov 24). It was... Published Nov 26, 2015 07:02am

Imran-Reham divorce

IMRAN Khan has requested that his privacy be respected in the aftermath of his divorce with Reham Khan.In my point ... Published Nov 26, 2015 07:02am

Conflict of interests

I WAS amused to read the remarks of Dr Arif Alvi in an article on True Worth Foundation, published in your paper on... Published Nov 26, 2015 07:02am