Taha Siddiqui

The ‘insecurity’ business

The ‘insecurity’ business

The trainers appear alarmed at the level of guards’ ‘expertise’, and privately complain about it.

Published 26 Feb, 2016 06:54am
Footprints: Pushing out the sea

Footprints: Pushing out the sea

Karachi’s coastline, which stretches to over 130kms, faces environmental degradation in the name of development.

Updated 11 Jul, 2014 11:23am
Lessons in fighting crime

Lessons in fighting crime

ISLAMABAD: Some are taking notes on writing pads placed on wooden tables, the surfaces of which bear the etchings of...

Updated 14 Mar, 2014 09:32am
Khewra mines: worth their salt

Khewra mines: worth their salt

Pakistan produces more than 1.2 million tonnes of pink salt annually from this mountain range.

Published 28 Feb, 2014 07:42am
The great escape

The great escape

UMERKOT: In the early hours of dawn, Mannu escaped on foot from the feudal landlord who had made him and his family...

Updated 18 Feb, 2014 04:33pm

Thirty pieces of silver

As the firestorm of protest in the wake of the sudden change of heart of Shahzeb Khan’s family subsides, it is ...

Published 29 Sep, 2013 07:29am