Dawn News


A cleaner environment

Studies show that 88pc of traffic police in Karachi develop respiratory disease after two years on the job. Published Oct 05, 2015 02:02am

A new emerging market

To make Pakistan a prime investment destination, the government must address two critical challenges. Published Oct 04, 2015 01:56am

Best course forward

With a political party such as the MQM, the psy-war element has proved far more complicated. Published Oct 03, 2015 01:32am

Constitutional courts

A constitutional court is always going to be an awkward fit for a system rooted in common law. Updated Oct 05, 2015 07:57am

Bias in textbooks

Textbook-writing should be the domain purely of subject specialists and must be free from political meddling. Updated Oct 05, 2015 07:59am

NSS returns

The govt should find other avenues to stabilise its fiscal accounts rather than targeting the voiceless community. Updated Oct 05, 2015 08:02am

Dossiers on India

FOR many years, the Pakistani state has alleged — sometimes credibly, sometimes seemingly less so — that India ... Published Oct 04, 2015 01:56am

Throwing it away?

THE purpose behind privatisation, we have always been told, is that the state should not be in the business of... Published Oct 04, 2015 01:56am

Musharraf’s talk

IT seems that our infatuation with ‘saviours’ in uniform remains unwavering, even after the uniform has long ... Published Oct 04, 2015 01:56am

Regulating INGOs

INGOs provide valuable assistance to the vulnerable people, they also act as a bridge to the international community. Updated Oct 03, 2015 07:55am

‘Bank profits’

APROPOS your editorial ‘Bank profits’ (Sept 28) highlighting the recent trend of disproportionately rising... Published Oct 05, 2015 06:52am

Rabies and politicians

IT was quite enlightening to read the article, ‘Ending rabies’ (Sept 20) by Dr Naseem Salahuddin. Stray dogs are... Published Oct 05, 2015 06:52am

New IMF loan

THE International Monetary Fund has approved the eighth installment of $6.64bn, of which $500m loan has been ... Published Oct 05, 2015 06:52am

‘Bond questions’

THIS refers to the editorial ‘Bond questions’ (Sept 29). One thing comes out clearly — that the government has... Published Oct 05, 2015 06:52am

Smile controversy

READING a news item in your daily of Sept 30 about ‘who wins’ amongst Nawaz and Modi in New York, I am reminded... Published Oct 05, 2015 06:52am

Private schools

THIS refers to the advertisement ‘Private schools: the untold story’ (Sept 18) by the private schools... Published Oct 05, 2015 06:52am

Cleaning Karachi

IT is hearting to read that some internal cleansing is being done to improve the condition in government ... Published Oct 05, 2015 06:52am