Kashmir & militancy

THE issue of Kashmir is an emotional one and dear to most Pakistanis. This is why successive governments in this... Published Sep 23, 2019 07:05am

Rabies scourge

IN a widely circulated video, a 12-year-old boy is seen gasping for breath on his mother’s lap. As he lies there... Published Sep 23, 2019 07:05am

From Nepra to NAB

THE power-sector regulator, Nepra, has included some extraordinary language in its latest flagship State of the... Published Sep 23, 2019 07:05am

Regrettable ordinance

WHEN a law is passed surreptitiously, even if it is through a provincial ordinance that can only be in force for a... Published Sep 22, 2019 06:42am

Climate emergency

The climate march is a cry for help from experts, civil society, and the public to take action. Updated Sep 22, 2019 07:25am

Beyond cricket

BOXER Muhammad Waseem returned home to deafening silence at the airport. With three swift punches, Waseem had ... Published Sep 22, 2019 06:42am

Maternal and child health

A MOTHER or her newborn child dies every 11 seconds in some part of the world, according to a new report published ... Published Sep 21, 2019 07:01am

Torkham crossing

THE launch of round-the-clock operations at Torkham — one of the two key trade and travel routes between Pakistan... Published Sep 21, 2019 07:01am

IMF impressions

FOR a number of days, a senior delegation from the International Monetary Fund, consisting of a director and the... Published Sep 21, 2019 07:01am

Media courts

For the government to insert itself into the system that regulates the media presents an obvious conflict of interest. Published Sep 20, 2019 06:58am

Khursheed Shah’s arrest

SENIOR PPP politician and lawmaker Khursheed Shah has landed where he was expected to a long time ago. He belongs to... Updated Sep 20, 2019 10:36am

Nimrita’s death

THE jury is still out on the details surrounding the death of Nimrita Chandani, a final-year student at the Bibi... Published Sep 20, 2019 06:58am

Trump on Kashmir

On the ground in IHK, there is no sign that India is ready to abandon its cruel methods of subjugation. Published Sep 19, 2019 07:16am

Kasur’s fault line

ONCE again, protests have erupted in the city of Kasur over the sexual abuse and murder of children, and parents are... Published Sep 19, 2019 07:16am

Heart disease prevention

EXPERTS have suggested that more than 40 people die of heart disease every hour in Pakistan. Until three years ago,... Published Sep 19, 2019 07:15am

Maryam’s place in PML-N

The PTI lawmakers behind the original appeal may soon challenge the ECP decision in court. Published Sep 18, 2019 07:07am

Attacks on oilfields

THE attacks on two key Saudi oil facilities on Saturday, claimed by Yemen’s Houthi movement, offer a small preview... Published Sep 18, 2019 07:07am

Private school regulation

A LARGE number of parents across the country must have heaved a sigh of relief after the Supreme Court decided to... Published Sep 18, 2019 07:06am

The economy in focus

For the people, whether the common man or the investor, results do not mean shrinking deficits. Updated Sep 17, 2019 07:38am

Ghotki violence

THE vandalism of temples and the destruction of private property, following the registration of a blasphemy case... Updated Sep 17, 2019 07:22am