Editorial

After the pandemic

NO country could have been entirely prepared for a once-in-a-century event such as the coronavirus pandemic.... Published Apr 05, 2020 06:25am

Cry of despair

ON Friday, a man named Faisal doused himself with petrol and self-immolated in front of the Prime Minister’s... Published Apr 05, 2020 06:25am

Indian MP’s poison

Members of the ruling Hindutva clique can get away with demonising Muslims and other minorities. Updated Apr 05, 2020 07:55am

Drap delay

IT is distressing to learn that the country’s lead regulator for the pharmaceutical sector, the Drug Regulatory... Published Apr 04, 2020 06:12am

One million mark

MORE than a million cases of the novel coronavirus have been reported across the world, and over 55,000 deaths, a... Published Apr 04, 2020 06:12am

IHK domicile law

Activists have called the new domicile law a sinister attempt to change the demographic profile of the region. Updated Apr 03, 2020 10:11am

Bridging the gap

THE National Coordination Committee, led by Prime Minister Imran Khan, has taken the correct decision to extend by... Published Apr 03, 2020 06:52am

Bailing out industry

QUITE rapidly, pressure is mounting on the government to do more for trade and industry through the lockdowns since... Published Apr 03, 2020 06:52am

Informal enterprises

THE country’s informal sector has always kept the wheels of the economy moving during every financial crisis we... Published Apr 02, 2020 06:32am

Limiting the spread

WHERE containment of the spread of Covid-19 is concerned, it is essential that decisions at the top are taken with... Published Apr 02, 2020 06:32am

Policing the pandemic

LIKE much of the world, Pakistan is suffering from the weight of the coronavirus pandemic, and no one seems to know... Published Apr 02, 2020 06:32am

Need for ceasefire

AS the coronavirus pandemic continues its deadly march across the planet, acts of violence perpetrated by different... Published Apr 01, 2020 06:29am

Education lockdown

“ROTI, kapra, makaan — aur internet,” is how former Google executive Tania Aidrus underscored her vision for... Published Apr 01, 2020 06:29am

Relief force

URGENCY is the need of the hour. To fight a pandemic that is spreading like wildfire and to mitigate its impact on... Published Apr 01, 2020 06:29am

Stranded citizens

AMIDST the Covid-19 pandemic and the resultant curbs on international travel, the question of bringing back... Published Mar 31, 2020 06:59am

Missile strikes

A BARRAGE of missiles fired by the Yemeni Houthi rebel outfit at Saudi cities over the weekend comes as a stark... Published Mar 31, 2020 06:59am

Covid-19 misinformation

WHO calls it an ‘infodemic’ — an excessive amount of information which makes the solution to a problem more difficult. Updated Mar 31, 2020 11:09am

IMF rescue package

IT is heartening to hear that the government is in fast-track talks with the International Monetary Fund to... Published Mar 30, 2020 07:22am

Witch-hunt continues

AT a time when the entire world, including Pakistan, is struggling to cope with the coronavirus epidemic that is... Published Mar 30, 2020 07:22am