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Three decades after Soviet exit

THIRTY years ago this month, the Red Army marched back through what was then Soviet Uzbekistan into the USSR after a... Published Feb 17, 2019 07:38am

Ms Omar’s ‘heresy’

A ROOKIE in America’s political ring, Ilhan Omar, one of the first two Muslim women elected to Congress, beat a... Published Feb 17, 2019 07:38am

Probing investigators

DISTURBING reports quoting unnamed forensic experts that digital evidence of last month’s Sahiwal shootings was... Published Feb 17, 2019 07:38am

Memogate anti-climax

WHAT started out as a political firestorm has ended, eight years later, with a whimper as the Supreme Court on... Published Feb 16, 2019 07:09am
Pulwama attack

Pulwama attack

Until Delhi backs down from its militarised approach to the Kashmir issue, the violence will continue. Updated Feb 16, 2019 10:30am

Celebrating radio

BROADCASTERS around the world celebrated World Radio Day on Wednesday. In this age of information, the role of radio... Published Feb 16, 2019 07:09am

Hate speech

More than most countries, Pakistan knows full well the wages of extremism. Updated Feb 15, 2019 01:14pm

Sexual harassment

Flaws in the law against sexual harassment should not be made a pretext to delay its implementation Updated Feb 15, 2019 09:32am

Larkana killings

IN fragile societies such as ours, ethnic and sectarian issues have the potential to flare up. That is why the ... Published Feb 15, 2019 07:02am
PSL begins

PSL begins

The fact that the PSL has evolved into a global event after three seasons is beyond debate. Updated Feb 14, 2019 08:58am

Organ donation

IT is difficult to see the logic behind the Senate Standing Committee on Law and Justice allowing the Council of... Published Feb 14, 2019 07:19am
Who controls Karachi?

Who controls Karachi?

Karachi lacks a unified command structure that can provide the megacity direction. Updated Feb 14, 2019 08:39am

Domestic violence

ONCE again, religious parties are creating hurdles in the passing of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Domestic Violence ... Updated Feb 13, 2019 10:06am

Women’s ODI triumph

THE women cricket team’s brilliant ODI series win over the West Indies has earned the players well-deserved... Published Feb 13, 2019 07:07am

Asghar Khan case

SOME historic injustices need redressal in order for a country to lay old ghosts to rest. It is well over 20 years... Published Feb 13, 2019 07:07am

The IMF again

The biggest priority worth holding on to is to protect the poor and vulnerable from the impact of this adjustment. Updated Feb 12, 2019 11:37am

Revolution at 40

THIS month marks 40 years since the US-backed Shah was overthrown in Iran, to be replaced by a clergy-led combine... Published Feb 12, 2019 06:57am

Lahooti Melo

THE fourth Lahooti Melo took place over the weekend at the Sindh University in Jamshoro: a two-day festival of ... Published Feb 12, 2019 06:56am

N-weapons race?

IN today’s chaos-filled world, with crises aplenty, the threat of nuclear war has seemingly receded from the ... Published Feb 11, 2019 07:25am

Asma’s legacy

Asma spoke truth to power, and we must continue her legacy. Updated Feb 11, 2019 08:25am