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Oral cancer

DESPITE a ban, gutka and mainpuri are still being sold by vendors in Qasimabad, Hyderabad, either openly or ... Published Apr 23, 2018 07:38am

Wheat & olives

THIS refers to the article ‘The wages of wheat’ (April 14). I would like to add two important factors. First is... Published Apr 23, 2018 07:38am

Medal in games

I CONGRATULATE Pakistani wrestlers Mohammad Inam Butt and Tayyab Raza for their amazing feats and for bringing pride... Published Apr 23, 2018 07:38am

Pakistani achievers

IT is a pleasure to hear that nine young people from Pakistan made it to the Forbes ‘30 under 30 Asia 2018’ ... Published Apr 23, 2018 07:38am

KCR’s fate

ONE often hears of some high-ranking official discussing the revival of the Karachi Circular Railway (KCR).... Published Apr 23, 2018 07:38am

Medical study fees

A FEW private medical and dental institutions have been charging exorbitant amount as fees for degree courses,... Published Apr 23, 2018 07:38am

Shahdadkot woes

RECENTLY, I visited Shahdadkot, the most populated and largest town of Qambar Shahdadkot district, Sindh. There are... Published Apr 23, 2018 07:38am

Waste pile-up

THE Municipal Corporation of Dera Ghazi Khan is storing the city’s waste in an open stadium of the Ghazi... Published Apr 23, 2018 07:38am

CDC: dividend payments

A FEW months ago, the Central Depository Company (CDC), on the directives of the Securities and Exchange Commission... Published Apr 23, 2018 07:38am

Nawaz, Maryam vitriol

SINCE the dramatic upsurge in the popularity and political fortunes of PTI chief Imran Khan, total confusion and... Published Apr 23, 2018 07:38am

Sindh deforestation

THIS refers to the illegal occupation of what was once the lush green forest of Gaji Bello, comprising hundreds of... Published Apr 23, 2018 07:38am

Quran Khwani

LAHORE: Quran Khwani for the departed soul of Begum Khalida Jamil, widow of late Jamil Ahmed, retired joint... Published Apr 23, 2018 07:20am

METRO EVENTS

The inaugural session of a two-day symposium on ‘Challenges and opportunities for Unani medicine’,... Published Apr 23, 2018 07:20am

Mission accomplished?

PRESIDENT Trump recently proclaimed “mission accomplished” after America’s ‘symbolic’ missile strikes on... Published Apr 22, 2018 07:19am

Courteous manners

THIS is apropos the letter ‘UK doctor’s courtesy’ (April 19). The missive made me recall a similar experience,... Published Apr 22, 2018 07:19am

Amnesty scheme

BANKERS are held responsible for black money/laundered money deposited by account-holders. But on the other side, ... Published Apr 22, 2018 07:19am

Expensive electricity

POWER tariffs in Pakistan are very high compared to other countries, amongst the highest in the region. This is... Published Apr 22, 2018 07:19am

Educating transgenders

THIS is apropos your editorial ‘Education for trans people’ (April 18). The transgender community is generally... Published Apr 22, 2018 07:19am

Registering FIRs

IT always hurts me to read reports stating that the aggrieved party in any incident, such as the family of a rape ... Published Apr 22, 2018 07:19am