Limiting the spread

WHERE containment of the spread of Covid-19 is concerned, it is essential that decisions at the top are taken with... Published Apr 02, 2020 06:32am

Policing the pandemic

LIKE much of the world, Pakistan is suffering from the weight of the coronavirus pandemic, and no one seems to know... Published Apr 02, 2020 06:32am

Informal enterprises

THE country’s informal sector has always kept the wheels of the economy moving during every financial crisis we... Published Apr 02, 2020 06:32am

Relief force

URGENCY is the need of the hour. To fight a pandemic that is spreading like wildfire and to mitigate its impact on... Published Apr 01, 2020 06:29am

Need for ceasefire

AS the coronavirus pandemic continues its deadly march across the planet, acts of violence perpetrated by different... Published Apr 01, 2020 06:29am

Education lockdown

“ROTI, kapra, makaan — aur internet,” is how former Google executive Tania Aidrus underscored her vision for... Published Apr 01, 2020 06:29am

Stranded citizens

AMIDST the Covid-19 pandemic and the resultant curbs on international travel, the question of bringing back... Published Mar 31, 2020 06:59am

Missile strikes

A BARRAGE of missiles fired by the Yemeni Houthi rebel outfit at Saudi cities over the weekend comes as a stark... Published Mar 31, 2020 06:59am

Covid-19 misinformation

WHO calls it an ‘infodemic’ — an excessive amount of information which makes the solution to a problem more difficult. Updated Mar 31, 2020 11:09am

IMF rescue package

IT is heartening to hear that the government is in fast-track talks with the International Monetary Fund to... Published Mar 30, 2020 07:22am

Witch-hunt continues

AT a time when the entire world, including Pakistan, is struggling to cope with the coronavirus epidemic that is... Published Mar 30, 2020 07:22am

Sri Lanka pardon

THE Sri Lankan civil war, which pitted the Sinhala-majority state against the Tamil LTTE, was a grinding, bloody... Published Mar 30, 2020 07:21am

Front-line warriors

The public must also exhibit a far more responsible attitude in their interaction with medical personnel. Published Mar 29, 2020 07:39am

Opening supply chains

THE government’s decision to lift restrictions on goods transportation will help ease the impact of the ... Published Mar 29, 2020 07:39am

Polio strikes back

WHILE governments around the world come to terms with a sudden spike in the number of novel coronavirus patients,... Published Mar 29, 2020 07:38am

Debt plan

THE State Bank and the country’s banks have moved fast to pre-empt rising calls for a moratorium on debt ... Published Mar 28, 2020 07:02am

Sindh leads the way

IN SPITE of some good work done by stakeholders within their area of operation, the country remains divided over a... Updated Mar 30, 2020 08:57pm

Water, water…

WATER is both a blessing and a curse for the coastal communities that live along the Indus delta region. Earlier, a... Published Mar 28, 2020 07:02am

Sikh killings

IN a bloody display of the havoc the self-styled Islamic State group is still capable of spreading, at least 25... Published Mar 27, 2020 06:48am