Dr Noman Ahmed

Karachi’s collapse

Karachi’s collapse

Urban development functions in an institutional limbo.

Published 09 Jun, 2020 06:47am
Youth volunteers

Youth volunteers

Pakistan’s youth can benefit from serving others.

Published 02 May, 2020 06:51am
After the Rs12,000 dole

After the Rs12,000 dole

The knowledge to deal with the poor and poverty lies with institutions that have experience of working in these sectors

Published 27 Apr, 2020 06:57am
Building safety

Building safety

Karachi requires an urgent intervention.

Updated 13 Mar, 2020 08:04am
SHELTERLESS IN KARACHI

SHELTERLESS IN KARACHI

Every day is a struggle for the shelterless in Karachi, but they make do and find ways to survive.

Published 23 Feb, 2020 07:20am
Fixing Karachi

Fixing Karachi

The need for landfill sites must be addressed on a priority basis.

Published 06 Feb, 2020 07:01am
Hutment inferno

Hutment inferno

Such fires are caused by many factors.

Published 29 Jan, 2020 07:04am
Jinnah’s forgotten precept

Jinnah’s forgotten precept

ACCORDING to Hector Bolitho, one of Jinnah’s biographers, scrupulousness and uprightness were few of the several...

Published 26 Jan, 2020 07:46am
Building collapse

Building collapse

Such structures become living death traps.

Published 08 Jan, 2020 07:36am
The BRT problem

The BRT problem

Total integration with other modes of transport is necessary.

Published 11 Dec, 2019 06:53am
The master plan

The master plan

The strategic significance of Gwadar was never in doubt.

Published 11 Oct, 2019 07:09am
Waste conundrum

Waste conundrum

Karachi needs to tackle its mountain of garbage.

Published 19 Sep, 2019 07:17am
Derailed again

Derailed again

Lack of political will is preventing reform in PR.

Updated 14 Aug, 2019 12:27am
Right to shelter

Right to shelter

The issues faced by the urban poor are severe.

Published 24 Jun, 2019 07:11am
Impending disaster

Impending disaster

Institutional responses towards the challenges are not promising.

Published 06 May, 2019 06:46am