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Hajrah Mumtaz

Faces of doom

Permafrost is an excellent preserver of viruses. Published May 22, 2017 06:11am

A nightmare in ice

Ancient germs may be springing back to life. Updated May 08, 2017 01:07am

‘Mother’ Earth?

Climate change, real and devastating, is the result of human activities. Published Apr 24, 2017 07:10am

Becoming a statistic

The presence of police vehicles suggested some sort of collusion... Published Apr 10, 2017 03:01am

Mass slaughter

Simply killing off populations of stray dogs is ineffective. Published Mar 27, 2017 06:51am

Going pink

The world offers to women a special little place of their own. Published Mar 13, 2017 06:19am

Poisoned ocean

Sepa has been given a bad name for not enforcing the law. Published Feb 27, 2017 04:28am

Safety standards

Airline tragedies in Pakistan are papered over. Published Jan 30, 2017 04:12am

Born disadvantaged

Over 9m Pakistani children experience chronic malnutrition. Published Jan 16, 2017 07:11am

Lethal standards

Contaminated food and drink hardly bother the state. Published Jan 02, 2017 07:04am

Faces of ill health

Children are not getting enough nutrients. Published Dec 19, 2016 07:01am

Alternative lens

Politicians’ power stems from their own persons and rhetoric. Published Dec 05, 2016 01:31am

‘Post-truth’ world

All people have to do to learn the truth is reach out for it. Published Nov 21, 2016 12:54pm

Shop the ‘shopper’

Raising awareness must be part of any move to ban polythene. Published Nov 07, 2016 01:58am

Language wars

The issue of regional languages has dropped off the radar. Published Oct 24, 2016 01:24am

Issues from none

Why create problems where none exist? Published Oct 10, 2016 01:58am

Behind closed doors

Naming and shaming domestic help on social media is a favourite pastime. Published Sep 26, 2016 02:04am

Writing on the wall

Thriving bookstores are conspicuous by their absence. Published Aug 29, 2016 02:26am

Tourism of faith

Pakistan has glorious reminders of its multifaith history. Published Aug 15, 2016 01:12am

Aesthetic pollution

The billboards are missing, and Karachi feels less crowded. Published Aug 01, 2016 05:36am