Waqas Younas

Trampling on merit

Trampling on merit

To crush merit and advance nepotism is to shatter millions of dreams. Updated 03 Nov, 2022 08:10am
Rule by reason

Rule by reason

The future of this country rests precariously on the clarity of thinking of its leaders... Published 04 Jun, 2022 04:14am
Defying authority

Defying authority

Scarcity of thought in education is dangerous. Published 06 Apr, 2022 08:05am
Deadly air

Deadly air

Never before was health in Lahore in such peril. Updated 05 Dec, 2021 12:43pm
Cricket aggression

Cricket aggression

Good thinking, good plans and good execution will create a quality institution that can produce great teams. Updated 22 Oct, 2021 09:09am
‘Honourable men’

‘Honourable men’

Is it ambition to support our athletes only after they bring us glory? Published 20 Sep, 2021 07:02am
IT sector’s input

IT sector’s input

Going to Mars is probably easier than sending money abroad. Published 12 Jul, 2021 06:30am
Dangerous optics

Dangerous optics

What kind of signals did the Banigala picture send? Published 04 Apr, 2021 06:47am
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