Dawn News


Colour of the mice to catch

Since the advent of the Modi regime, India’s communist parties have been reminding one of a scene from ‘The life of... Published Apr 28, 2015 02:50am

Lessons from NA-246

The recent by-election should serve as a reminder that bludgeoning a political reality through doctored confessions Published Apr 27, 2015 01:22am

The cup and the lip

There is no reason why we should not realise the ambitious vision outlined during President Xi’s visit. Published Apr 26, 2015 01:01am

Weather chaos in KP

As a country that suffered through five floods in five consecutive years, we are no longer strangers to extreme weather. Updated Apr 28, 2015 03:20am

Increase in pension

The last time pensions for retirees of private-sector organisations were raised was in 2012 by a nominal 24pc. Updated Apr 28, 2015 03:17am

Cantonment elections

We hope that the elected civilians have an actual say in the boards and are not treated as mere token members. Updated Apr 27, 2015 02:42am

Next NFC award

The govt has an opportunity to address concerns that Punjab is being favoured in policymaking at the federal level. Updated Apr 27, 2015 02:27am

Uncontrolled piracy

The piracy levels of music are as high as 90 per cent in Pakistan. Updated Apr 27, 2015 02:19am

Another voice silenced

Tragically, the state seems to have all but surrendered to the forces of darkness. Updated Apr 26, 2015 08:29am

Agriculture: using modern methods

OUR agriculture accounts for almost 40pc of employed labour force. Its contribution to the national economy is... Published Apr 28, 2015 06:36am

Carrying CNICs

YOUR paper (April 21, Metro section) carried the statement by the Rangers that asked people to carry original CNICs... Published Apr 28, 2015 06:36am

Karachi operation

THE Rangers’ operation in Karachi is becoming controversial as only one political party is being targeted. There ... Published Apr 28, 2015 06:36am

Women empowerment

EVER since the creation of Pakistan, women have played a big part in the development of society. Broadly ... Published Apr 28, 2015 06:36am

Smoking in public

APROPOS of the news report (April 15), despite the promulgation of the Protection of Non-Smokers Health Ordinance in... Published Apr 28, 2015 06:36am

Patients’ exploitation

DOCTORS are considered ‘messiahs’. Sadly enough, they have forgotten their sacred duty of serving humanity. It ... Published Apr 28, 2015 06:36am

Delivering the goods

THIS is apropos the article ‘Two conversations’ (April 19). The writer says: “…outcomes mattered the most.... Published Apr 28, 2015 06:36am