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Yousufi

WITH the death of Mushtaq Ahmad Yousufi, Urdu literature has lost a great writer. There are stylistic qualities ... Published Jun 22, 2018 07:33am

Sardari System

APROPOS the letter ‘Sardari System’ (June 15). The writer has repeated the Centre’s decades-long narrative ... Published Jun 22, 2018 07:33am

Moon sighting

APROPOS the news report ‘Central moon-sighting panel held responsible for Eid controversy’ (June 20). It seems... Published Jun 22, 2018 07:33am

Water shortage

THE water shortage problem is worse than ever in Karachi. The fact that we don’t get water supply for our houses... Published Jun 22, 2018 07:33am

Past pages

YOUR feature, From the Past Pages of Dawn, has enabled me to discover the history of Pakistan. As a student who has... Published Jun 22, 2018 07:33am

Why electables

THE term ‘electables’ has been popularised over the last three decades with the rampant use of vast sums of ... Published Jun 22, 2018 07:33am

Transgender people

APROPOS the article ‘Hoping for a new lease of life’ (June 19). It is commendable that we have begun to raise ... Published Jun 22, 2018 07:33am

Mufti Muneeb

WHILE making his announcement about the sighting of the crescent moon, Mufti Muneebur Rahman begins by first reading... Published Jun 22, 2018 07:33am

Wall ads

KUDOS to the Chief Justice of Pakistan for noticing and promptly banning “wall advertisements” on Sharea Faisal... Published Jun 22, 2018 07:33am
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Player to watch

Nigeria’s sixth World Cup started in disappointment when they were beaten 2-0 by Croatia in their opening game of... Published Jun 22, 2018 06:56am

Correction

In Dawn’s issue of Thursday, June 21, 2018, a news report on the front page erroneously stated that Pakistan... Published Jun 22, 2018 06:56am

Eid and poverty

ACCORDING to news reports, this Eid people indulged in record spending. This is corroborated by the rush of people ... Published Jun 21, 2018 06:51am

DRAP anomalies

THE Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan’s (DRAP) policies are creating medicine shortages and also helping some... Published Jun 21, 2018 06:51am

Ch Nisar’s career

CHAUDHRY Nisar has almost parted ways with the PML-N. This does not mean his political career is over. Nisar is a... Published Jun 21, 2018 06:51am

‘Seven questions’

Apropos the editorial ‘Seven questions’ (June 15). Many people, including Daesh and some Taliban, say ‘Islam... Published Jun 21, 2018 06:51am

‘Ramazan greetings’

I WAS in New York on May 15 to attend the graduation ceremony of Public Health School of Columbia of my niece, Nida... Published Jun 21, 2018 06:51am

Hindu militants

ON March 20, 2000, on the eve of US President Clinton’s visit to India, a shooting spree killed 35 Sikhs in... Published Jun 21, 2018 06:51am

Encroachment

A DEPARTMENT store has illegally occupied the service road between 159- Y and 160-Q, Block 3, of PECHS, by ... Published Jun 21, 2018 06:51am