From the Newspaper

Tax: stick & carrot

WHILE the government is right in its intention to promote a tax culture, it is wrong in its implementation strategy.... Published Oct 22, 2019 07:55am

Agriculture technology

IF the government develops a plan to introduce new agriculture technologies among the farmers of Pakistan, the... Published Oct 22, 2019 07:54am

Gun culture

LAST week I went to pick up my 16-year-old daughter from her tuition centre in an up-scale Clifton area. As soon as the Published Oct 22, 2019 07:54am

Indian ‘democracy’

WHILE addressing an election rally in Haryana, Home Affairs Minister Amit Shah criticised Rahul Gandhi for ... Published Oct 22, 2019 07:53am

Justice for citizen

Qamardin’s wedding was only a month from the day he was brutally murdered. The 23-year-old young man owned a... Published Oct 22, 2019 07:53am

Hyderabadi scholar

THIS is with reference to the letter, ‘The tragedy of Hyderabad’ by former Senator Javed Jabbar (Sept 17). He ... Published Oct 22, 2019 07:52am

A level students

WHILE most of my classmates decided to study abroad I decided to pursue my studies in Pakistan as I wanted to study... Published Oct 22, 2019 07:52am

Pollution in Pakistan

POLLUTION in the country is making the environment unhealthy and unsuitable. Pakistan is among the few countries... Published Oct 22, 2019 07:51am

Fix our ATMs

I DON’T know why we have automated teller machines (ATMs) in my town when they don’t work. Every time I go to... Published Oct 22, 2019 07:51am

Orangi Town hospital

ORANGI Town with a population of approximately 2.5 million has only one government hospital to cater to such a large... Published Oct 22, 2019 07:50am

METRO EVENTS

Islamabad Policy Institute and Department of Defence and Strategic Studies, QAU, are organising a seminar on Published Oct 22, 2019 06:58am

‘A PPP success story’

APROPOS Afshan Sabohi’s article ‘A PPP success story’ (Sept 9). There is a general myth around Sindh’s... Published Oct 21, 2019 07:13am

Technology vs man

WE live in 2019. In two months, this decade will be over and we will jump to 2020. It seems impossible to do... Published Oct 21, 2019 07:13am

Plastic bags

AS a result of the recent initiative taken by the government to ban the use of plastic shopping bags, another issue... Published Oct 21, 2019 07:13am

US and geopolitics

THE world is moving towards a greater crisis as new wars are breaking out. A war has started between Turkey and... Published Oct 21, 2019 07:13am

Hakim Saeed

HOW does one sum up a person who was larger-than-life? This couplet of the great poet Mirza Ghalib reminds me of the... Published Oct 21, 2019 07:13am

PUBG: killer game

PLAYER Unknown’s Battlegrounds, popularly known as PUBG, is a popular online game made by a South Korean firm... Published Oct 21, 2019 07:13am