Dr Noman Ahmed

Building safety

Karachi requires an urgent intervention. Updated Mar 13, 2020 08:04am


Every day is a struggle for the shelterless in Karachi, but they make do and find ways to survive. Published Feb 23, 2020 07:20am

Fixing Karachi

The need for landfill sites must be addressed on a priority basis. Published Feb 06, 2020 07:01am

Hutment inferno

Such fires are caused by many factors. Published Jan 29, 2020 07:04am

Jinnah’s forgotten precept

ACCORDING to Hector Bolitho, one of Jinnah’s biographers, scrupulousness and uprightness were few of the several... Published Jan 26, 2020 07:46am

Building collapse

Such structures become living death traps. Published Jan 08, 2020 07:36am

The BRT problem

Total integration with other modes of transport is necessary. Published Dec 11, 2019 06:53am

The master plan

The strategic significance of Gwadar was never in doubt. Published Oct 11, 2019 07:09am

Waste conundrum

Karachi needs to tackle its mountain of garbage. Published Sep 19, 2019 07:17am

Derailed again

Lack of political will is preventing reform in PR. Updated Aug 14, 2019 12:27am

Right to shelter

The issues faced by the urban poor are severe. Published Jun 24, 2019 07:11am

Impending disaster

Institutional responses towards the challenges are not promising. Published May 06, 2019 06:46am

Rs460bn question

Where does the fate of low-cost housing now stand? Published Mar 28, 2019 07:18am

Accessible housing

The poor pay for every service, but to the informal sector. Published Mar 18, 2019 06:33am