Editorial

India’s admission

India’s admission

It was no secret that India had been manoeuvring behind the scenes to ensure that Pakistan remained on the grey list. Updated 21 Jul, 2021 08:36am
EU headscarf ban

EU headscarf ban

Moves by the EU to curtail the religious freedoms of Muslims and others in the bloc need to be reviewed. Updated 23 Jul, 2021 07:22am
Disposal of offal

Disposal of offal

The least people can do is to make an effort and dump entrails in designated areas. Updated 22 Jul, 2021 07:53am
New blow for Pak-Afghan ties

New blow for Pak-Afghan ties

Islamabad police need to build a watertight case around their final conclusions because the stakes could not have been higher. Updated 20 Jul, 2021 08:20am

FDI decline

THE worrisome, sharp decline in the more permanent, non-debt-creating foreign direct investment, or FDI, should be a... Published 20 Jul, 2021 07:43am

Another tragic accident

ALMOST every other week, if not every other day, newspapers report deadly road and rail accidents. It has been ... Published 20 Jul, 2021 07:41am
Women workers

Women workers

Women’s participation in the labour force has dropped from 23.8pc in 2016 to 22.2pc in 2020. Updated 19 Jul, 2021 09:55am

Transparency needed

THE Planning Commission is so frustrated with the workings of one of its attached departments, the National ... Published 19 Jul, 2021 06:51am

Sindh heritage sites

DOUBTLESS for an under-resourced, developing country such as Pakistan, putting money aside for what are considered... Published 19 Jul, 2021 06:51am

Growing Delta threat

WE are back to the brink of a Covid-19 disaster. With just over 4.5m citizens in the country fully vaccinated,... Published 18 Jul, 2021 07:08am
Tashkent exchange

Tashkent exchange

A FROSTY exchange between Prime Minister Imran Khan and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani during a conference in Uzbek... Updated 18 Jul, 2021 07:38am

South Africa riots

SOUTH Africa has seen intense violence over the past week, as rioters have run amok looting and pillaging, with the... Published 18 Jul, 2021 07:08am

Housing concerns

THE State Bank has said that housing and construction finance has increased by 75pc to Rs259bn during the last ... Published 17 Jul, 2021 06:13am
Chinese targeted

Chinese targeted

THE terror attack which led to the death of Chinese nationals and locals in Dasu is yet another reminder that the... Updated 17 Jul, 2021 08:23am

Routine vaccination

A RECENT survey of countrywide routine immunisation coverage has revealed some encouraging results. According to the... Published 17 Jul, 2021 06:13am
Taliban advance

Taliban advance

This time all regional states must make efforts to prevent a collapse of order in Afghanistan. Published 16 Jul, 2021 07:30am

Uncivilised politics

THE quality of political discourse in our country has plunged to a new low. In the current climate of toxicity,... Published 16 Jul, 2021 07:30am

Dangerous water supply

SOME half a dozen deaths of people infected with Naegleria fowleri — the lethal ‘brain-eating’ amoeba that... Published 16 Jul, 2021 07:29am

Electric motorcycles

THE recent launch of Pakistan’s first electric motorcycle by Prime Minister Imran Khan underscores his... Published 15 Jul, 2021 07:53am

Expediting litigation

COUNTLESS litigants in Pakistan do not live to see property disputes decided in their lifetimes. According to a ... Published 15 Jul, 2021 07:53am