From the Newspaper

Rape victims

WE keep hearing about rape incidents one after the other. When is it going to stop? Why have women and girls always... Published 01 Mar, 2021 08:25am

Hazards of pesticides

THERE is no denying the fact that pesticides help in killing weeds and viruses which damage crops, and the farmers... Published 01 Mar, 2021 08:25am

PIA’s future

THIS refers to the report ‘Experts’ team arrives today to devise viable model for PIA’ (Feb 22). PIA was once ... Published 01 Mar, 2021 08:25am

Critical issues

THIS is apropos the report ‘Imran asks nation to help reverse smog’ (Feb 13). While smog, indeed, is a critical... Published 01 Mar, 2021 08:25am

Electric cars

THE government has been planning to introduce environment-friendly electrical vehicles, which will run on... Published 01 Mar, 2021 08:25am

Beggars in trains

PAKISTAN Railways is one of the key state-owned enterprises that have great financial prospects. Its performance has... Published 01 Mar, 2021 08:25am

Demonitisation

THIS is apropos the article ‘Time to demonitise?’ (Feb 17). The demonitisation of high-denomination currency... Published 01 Mar, 2021 08:25am

Sovereignty remains uncompromised

THIS refers to the letter ‘US pressure’ (Feb 13) which is justified in assuming that our successive governments... Published 01 Mar, 2021 08:24am

Investing in CSR

In 2019, $30tr of assets invested worldwide relied in some way on information related to companies’ environmental,... Published 01 Mar, 2021 07:24am

Spike in suicide

In Japan, a country with some of the world’s highest suicide rates 6,976 women took their lives last year, 15pc... Published 01 Mar, 2021 07:24am
Data points

Data points

EVs not a golden bullet? Published 01 Mar, 2021 07:24am

Lending to healthcare

Loans of $10bn have been approved for hospitals as of 11 Feb 2021, according to the State Bank of Pakistan.... Published 01 Mar, 2021 07:24am

The lure of airport shopping

In 2019, duty-free shopping at airports touched $86bn but collapsed by two-thirds last year, notes The Economist.... Published 01 Mar, 2021 07:24am

Masks galore

The Biden administration plans to send 25m masks to health centres and food pantries, which help an estimated 12-15m... Published 01 Mar, 2021 07:24am

PIA compensation

I AM the father of Mirza Wahid Beg, who passed away in the Pakistan International Airline’s flight PK8303 crash.... Published 28 Feb, 2021 06:43am
Dirt tracks to beaches

Dirt tracks to beaches

THE Hawkesbay beach has always been a great picnic spot for the people of Sindh, in particular of Karachi. Trips to... Updated 28 Feb, 2021 08:28am