Opinion

Proof of the pudding

Proof of the pudding

It is difficult to say whether his successors will live up to the "cathartic" statement by retiring army chief. Updated 27 Nov, 2022 09:51am

Editorial

Policy rate hike

The decision to hike the policy rate by 100bps is a step in the right direction, even if intended to appease the IMF. Updated 27 Nov, 2022 08:59am

Vawda’s reprieve

FAISAL Vawda should be relieved. After years of running from a reckoning for submitting a false declaration in his... Published 27 Nov, 2022 07:05am

Gujarat’s ghosts

TWO decades have passed since the bloody Gujarat riots, one of the worst spasms of anti-Muslim violence witnessed in... Published 27 Nov, 2022 07:05am

March in Pindi

WITH the chief’s appointment out of the way and the army intent on staying out of politics, the fight is now down... Updated 26 Nov, 2022 08:49am

Tough IMF position

THE IMF has made it clear that Pakistan’s “timely finalisation of the [flood] recovery plan” — the key ... Published 26 Nov, 2022 07:28am

The youth vote

PAKISTAN is an overwhelmingly young nation, with about 64pc of the population under 30. Yet our political system has... Published 26 Nov, 2022 07:27am

Hard reset

IT is done. What should have been a routine matter in simpler times had this year become a vortex that seemingly... Updated 26 Nov, 2022 12:50am

Hard reset

IT is done. What should have been a routine matter in simpler times had this year become a vortex that seemingly... Updated 26 Nov, 2022 12:50am

Letters to the Editor

Is someone responsible for the mess?

THERE have been several railway accidents over the years in which people lost their lives while trying to cross the... Published 27 Nov, 2022 07:05am

A Pakistani missing in Saudi Arabia

IT has been almost 18 months since I last heard anything about my son who was working with a private company in... Published 27 Nov, 2022 07:05am

Society’s failure

THERE is suddenly a lot of discussion about transgender people in the country. Being a transgender is simply one of... Published 27 Nov, 2022 07:05am

Exploiting workers

POVERTY stands out as the single largest barrier in the way of achieving a high capitalisation rate of human ... Published 27 Nov, 2022 07:05am

WORLD CUP DEFEAT

WORLD CUP DEFEAT: Out of the eight editions of the T20 World Cup held so far, Pakistan has made it to six... Published 27 Nov, 2022 07:05am

It is time to sort out EOBI anomaly

THE Employees’ Old-Age Benefits Act, 1976, is one of the finest labour welfare laws promulgated in Pakistan. It ... Published 26 Nov, 2022 07:43am

The dengue wave

THIS refers to the news item ‘Another dengue patient dies in Karachi’ (Oct 29). Regrettably, the number of ... Published 26 Nov, 2022 07:43am

50 Years Ago

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