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Historic Supreme Court judgment

THE Supreme Court of Pakistan has passed a remarkable judgment by declaring jirgas illegal throughout the country.... Published Jan 19, 2019 07:06am

Politicians and people

WHILE the ruling party and the opposition are engaged in a war of words, the economy is in the doldrums, the law and... Published Jan 19, 2019 07:06am

Shooting the messenger

THE arbitrary sacking of the chief executives of the two national gas utilities is an example of governmental... Published Jan 19, 2019 07:06am

Gorakh hill

I VISITED the Gorakh hill recently. The tour was arranged by one of the tour operators in Karachi. From base camp at... Published Jan 19, 2019 07:06am

Kahuta Road

KAHUTA Road is one of the busiest roads of Islamabad. It is the main route to Kashmir. Hundreds of thousands of... Published Jan 19, 2019 07:06am

Nawaz Sharif

NAWAZ Sharif has been convicted in corruption cases by the court of law. Such crimes committed by the ex-premier ... Published Jan 19, 2019 07:06am

Prof Eric Cyprian

A REAL teacher is a role model who besides teaching influences students through personal conduct. The moral training... Published Jan 19, 2019 07:06am

Whither PIA

THE age-old ‘mantra’ is being used again — PIA has its ninth air marshal. An air marshal no doubt excels in... Published Jan 19, 2019 07:06am

Medical college

KHAIRPUR Medical College was set up in 2015. However, from day one the institution has been a non-starter. It has... Published Jan 19, 2019 07:06am

Friend or foe?

WASHINGTON has sought assistance from Islamabad to help it kick-start the stalled peace talks with the Taliban.... Published Jan 19, 2019 07:06am

SRB test

THE Sindh Revenue Board (SRB) intern (BPS-16) recruitment process screening test was conducted by IBA Sukkur... Published Jan 19, 2019 07:06am

METRO EVENTS

Girl’s Cricket Cup Published Jan 19, 2019 07:05am

A whitewash

THIS is apropos Zahoor’s cartoon (Jan.16) which highlights Pakistan’s batting woes. The team’s batting ... Published Jan 18, 2019 06:36am

Excise tax

THIS refers to the motor vehicle tax which is paid in the excise department, where one can see long queues of... Published Jan 18, 2019 06:36am

Motorcyclists’ sense

A FEW weeks ago, yellow lines were drawn on Sharea Faisal exclusively for motorcyclists to improve the flow of... Published Jan 18, 2019 06:36am

Ethics

THIS is apropos the letter ‘TV and sex crimes’ (Jan 4). The writer suggested including sex awareness in the... Published Jan 18, 2019 06:36am

SC & democracy

APROPOS the article ‘Supreme Court & democracy’ (Jan 16). The writer has aptly touched upon the ... Published Jan 18, 2019 06:36am

More provinces

THE Federally Administered Tribal Areas have merged with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The people of Hazara division have been... Published Jan 18, 2019 06:36am

Society’s morals

APROPOS the letter ‘Society’s morals (Jan 10).The writer asserted that the backwardness of our society and... Published Jan 18, 2019 06:36am