Waqas Younas

Rethinking bans

Rethinking bans

By making decisions without detail and data, those who rule make their citizens go through pain and torture. Updated 23 Oct, 2020 08:14am
Thoughts on SNC

Thoughts on SNC

We need all possible experience to plan our children’s education. Published 14 Sep, 2020 06:56am
Unhealthy dose

Unhealthy dose

Since the Urdu media has a wide readership, it should go beyond politics. Published 12 Aug, 2020 07:17am
Missed opportunity

Missed opportunity

Many local businesses have not embraced technology. Published 18 May, 2020 07:06am
Social media curbs

Social media curbs

It is unlikely that our state can bend these tech giants to its will. Published 23 Feb, 2020 07:27am
A callous state

A callous state

Great leaders are not those who cannot feel the pain of their citizens. Updated 13 Nov, 2019 07:39am
Police brutality

Police brutality

Frequent display of brutal acts can demoralise its remaining able and noble officers. Published 17 Sep, 2019 07:04am
Unclear thinking

Unclear thinking

So much hinges on documents that few can understand. Published 02 Sep, 2019 07:29am
Ransacking privacy

Ransacking privacy

TFP data can be misused to increase inequality. Published 30 Jun, 2019 06:54am
Unhappy city

Unhappy city

Lahore’s environment is fraying its social fabric. Published 05 Feb, 2019 07:07am
Committee reform

Committee reform

A senator should be a full-time member of a single committee. Published 25 Nov, 2018 07:03am
Risky voting

Risky voting

Some basic issues pertaining to internet voting must be addressed. Published 02 Oct, 2018 07:01am
RTS crisis

RTS crisis

A number of questions need to be answered. Published 16 Aug, 2018 07:24am
Ineffective drugs

Ineffective drugs

Poor sanitation has contributed to the spread of XDR typhoid. Published 22 Jul, 2018 07:58am
Large dams

Large dams

The absence of rational planning can cause unintended hardships. Updated 03 Jan, 2019 01:05pm
Broadcast from Mars

Broadcast from Mars

Why do our public companies irk customers so easily? Published 07 Jun, 2018 06:47am
Privacy woes

Privacy woes

Protecting personal data is not a priority for companies. Published 13 May, 2018 07:19am
Language skills

Language skills

English plays a pivotal role in the software industry. Published 21 Feb, 2018 02:55am
Insecure voting

Insecure voting

Casting one’s vote via the internet has many drawbacks. Published 13 Feb, 2018 07:02am