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Nawaz: ‘people’s court’

THIS refers to the news item “Sharif seeks support of ‘people’s court’” (Aug 10). An ex-prime minister ... Published Aug 20, 2017 07:51am

Kashmir harmony

THIS is apropos the news items ‘Attack on Hindu pilgrims a bid to discredit Kashmir uprising’ and ‘Tolerance ... Published Aug 20, 2017 07:51am

Ignoring cueists

RECENTLY, Pakistan won the gold and silver medal in the IBSF World men’s team snooker championship as both... Published Aug 20, 2017 07:51am

Distorting Balochistan

REFERENCE ‘spiral into chaos’ (Aug 16) by Akbar Notezai who portrays the Baloch community as secular in nature,... Published Aug 20, 2017 07:51am

Emergency

REFERENCE the Metropolitan page (Aug 8). The main picture showed authorities demolishing an illegal structure in... Published Aug 20, 2017 07:51am

70 years of Pakistan

PAKISTAN is now 70 years old. The Pakistan movement asks us whether we have achieved the object of independence. We... Published Aug 20, 2017 07:51am

Airport delayed

THE new airport at Islamabad, situated on Fateh Jang Road, was supposed to open on Aug 14. However, it has been... Published Aug 20, 2017 07:51am

Test papers on FB

A SCREENING test was held by the Federal Public Service Commission against various posts on Aug 15, 16 and 17 in... Published Aug 20, 2017 07:51am

Rise in street crime

FOR the last few months street crimes have been rampant in Karachi. Apart from snatching cellphones, a common... Published Aug 20, 2017 07:51am

Interns’ stipend

THE national internship programme is a good initiative to support and develop skill in fresh graduates. ... Published Aug 20, 2017 07:51am

METRO EVENTS

Exhibition Exhibition Takht Bhai to Potohar Regional Exhibition 2017 will begin on Tuesday, August 22 at National... Published Aug 20, 2017 07:51am

Nawaz’s motorcade

THE crowd turnover along the route of Nawaz Sharif’s motorcade from Islamabad to Lahore has been indeed large. It... Published Aug 19, 2017 07:13am

Hypocrisy of politicians

OUSTED prime minister Nawaz Sharif on his way to Lahore in a speech at Murdikey said he would bring change and... Published Aug 19, 2017 07:13am

Curse of beggary

BEGGARY is ever considered a social evil and a curse for society. Street beggars are a common sight in all our towns... Published Aug 19, 2017 07:13am

Online taxi services

THESE days online taxi services are very popular in Karachi. One can easily book a taxi through a mobile ... Published Aug 19, 2017 07:13am

Parking fee at hospitals

ON a recent visit to Shifa International Hospital (H8), I was disgusted to find that you have to pay an entry fee of... Published Aug 19, 2017 07:13am

Enforced disappearances

CAN anybody from the ruling elite claim to have solved any one of Pakistan’s major problems? Despite our ... Published Aug 19, 2017 07:13am

Saving the Earth

IT is sad to note that the massive landslide in Himachal Pradesh, India, has killed over 50 people, sending... Published Aug 19, 2017 07:13am

Snooker victory

IT is with great pride that our snooker team won an all-Pakistan victory with gold, silver and bronze medals at the... Published Aug 19, 2017 07:13am