Zubeida Mustafa

Free from fear

The fact is that as our problems grow, compassion is on the decline. Published Nov 08, 2019 06:55am

Digital vs books

We need to worry about the adverse effects of digital stuff on a child’s health and mental capacities. Published Oct 25, 2019 07:26am

Coach Emad

He was so gentle, so talented and lively. He loved children and they loved him. Published Oct 11, 2019 07:11am

A forest or more?

In projects built on public land with donors’ money some basic principles must be observed. Published Sep 27, 2019 06:58am

How we grow

The failure of population control has robbed many of the joys of childhood. Published Sep 13, 2019 06:58am

Living library

Creating a culture of reading is doable, provided there is a will. Published Aug 30, 2019 06:27am

Saving mothers

A skilled midwife must be able to recognise the danger signals at once. Published Aug 16, 2019 07:05am

Love of English

We are still obsessed with obsolete notions about schooling. Published Aug 02, 2019 07:36am

Books are fun

How can we enjoy an activity in a language that we do not understand? Published Jul 19, 2019 06:17am

Joy of giving

The organ donor culture just does not exist in Pakistan. Published Jul 05, 2019 07:42am

No guns, please

It is plain that the presence of guns itself is the main source of insecurity. Published Jun 21, 2019 07:04am

GMO tug of war

This is not the time to champion the cause of GMOs in Pakistan. Published Jun 08, 2019 07:17am

Health inequity

The need of the hour is to focus on eliminating disparities. Published May 24, 2019 06:58am

Arts or science?

Downgrading the social sciences suits the powers that be. Published May 10, 2019 07:21am

Rising goodness

Some good is coming out of a little village of 3,605 people. Published Apr 26, 2019 06:51am

Spread the word

Communities must be involved in the TB campaign. Published Apr 12, 2019 06:40am

Ban the gun

It was a murder committed not by a single man but by the entire gun lobby. Published Mar 29, 2019 07:10am

An uphill drive

The school was in a shambles a few years ago. Published Mar 15, 2019 06:47am

Say no to GM maize

Our experience with GM cotton has been disastrous. Published Mar 01, 2019 06:59am

Luring readers

We need librarians who love the readers as much as they love books. Published Feb 15, 2019 06:58am