From the Newspaper

GB and politicians

WITH elections over, major political parties will soon forget everything their leaders said and promised during the... Published 01 Dec, 2020 08:28am

Neglected Jiwani

JIWANI, a town in Gwadar, has a total population of 30,000 but lacks fundamental facilities, such as water,... Published 01 Dec, 2020 08:28am

Background music

MOST of the news broadcast on our TV channels are accompanied with background music that is so loud that it requires... Published 01 Dec, 2020 08:28am

Food for thought

I WAS switching channels on TV recently to find something interesting enough to hold my attention when I came across... Published 01 Dec, 2020 08:28am

The worth of a team

THIS is with reference to the letter ‘The real issue’ (Oct 19) written in response to the article ‘A military... Published 01 Dec, 2020 08:28am

US and Afghanistan

IN Afghanistan the United States has been fighting the longest war in its history. The Bush administration invaded... Published 01 Dec, 2020 08:28am

Cement industry

AN advertisement (Nov 17) placed by the All Pakistan Cement Manufacturers’ Association about monopolistic ... Published 01 Dec, 2020 08:28am

Lavish receptions

LAVISH spending on marriages is in vogue these days. The millions spent – wasted, actually – on decorating... Published 01 Dec, 2020 08:28am

Mental health

WE are in the third decade of the 21st century and the issue of mental health still remains a taboo topic in our... Published 01 Dec, 2020 08:28am

The Indian confession

THE Indian military had to finally admit that the three ‘Pakistani terrorists’ they had announced to have killed... Published 01 Dec, 2020 08:28am

Admission test at KU

KARACHI: The Uni­versity of Karachi has extended the deadline for submitting application forms of the entry-test... Published 01 Dec, 2020 07:19am
METRO EVENTS

METRO EVENTS

An exhibition of artworks by Imran Ahmad opens at Koel Gallery at 2pm. The show titled 2+2=5 will continue till December 16. Published 01 Dec, 2020 07:19am

Lone PSM solution

THIS refers to your editorial ‘Sacked workers’ (Nov 29) referring to the retrenchment of the employees of... Published 30 Nov, 2020 07:59am

In the national interest

IT is time for Pakistan to collaborate with Israel for reasons that are pragmatic, not political. The current... Published 30 Nov, 2020 07:59am

The second wave

THE second wave of Covid-19 in Pakistan – as predicted by experts – is proving to be more widespread and ... Published 30 Nov, 2020 07:59am

Lack of civic sense

MANY people in our society lack basic etiquettes as witnessed every day. While I was going to my office recently all... Published 30 Nov, 2020 07:59am