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Economy, one year on

ONE year into its term in power, and the PTI government has much to answer for. Take the management of the economy.... Published Aug 20, 2019 07:16am

IS in Afghanistan

BACK-TO-BACK acts of terrorism in Afghanistan once again highlight the treacherous road that lies ahead in the... Published Aug 20, 2019 07:16am

Mob mentality

“MEN, it has been well said, think in herds; it will be seen that they go mad in herds, while they only recover... Published Aug 20, 2019 07:15am

Stock market blues

THE stock market is seeing one of the most protracted bear runs in recent memory. The last trading session on Aug 16... Published Aug 19, 2019 07:03am

Mixed signals from Taliban

The business of negotiating peace — especially in a theatre as complex as Afghanistan — is not easy. Updated Aug 19, 2019 07:42am

Traffic accidents

WHAT starts as a time for celebration quickly turns into sorrow for many families in Pakistan. Over the three-day ... Published Aug 19, 2019 07:03am

UNSC meeting on IHK

The only way ahead is to continue to press for a just hearing on occupied Kashmir from the world. Published Aug 18, 2019 07:21am

Kuchlak attacks

BALOCHISTAN faces multiple security challenges. While violence against the Shia Hazara has come down from where it... Published Aug 18, 2019 07:20am

Sexual assault cases

FORTY-FIVE girls preyed upon in the space of two years in a living, bustling town — for the umpteenth time, ... Published Aug 18, 2019 07:20am

Coal dumping

THE Sindh Environmental Protection Agency recently gave permission for a 23-acre coal storage facility at Bin Qasim... Published Aug 17, 2019 07:08am

Modi’s actions

IN attempting to illegally annex India-held Kashmir and then mocking its people with claims that it was for their ... Published Aug 17, 2019 07:08am

Dream called tourism

AS popular refrains go, Pakistan has much to offer tourists. Consequently, the relevant authorities are being asked... Published Aug 17, 2019 07:08am

An economic plan?

THE State Bank governor, Reza Baqir, used the occasion of a flag-hoisting ceremony on Aug 14 to try and breathe a... Published Aug 16, 2019 06:50am

Internet shutdowns

Despotic governments indeed have much to fear from the internet. Updated Aug 16, 2019 08:03am

Yemeni infighting

THE conflict in Yemen has often been described as a confrontation between the Iran-backed Houthis, and the... Published Aug 16, 2019 06:50am

Monsoon devastation

DESPITE repeated warnings of their arrival and expected intensity, the monsoon rains that swept through Karachi and... Published Aug 15, 2019 06:55am

A world in denial

The world must act now to allay the injustice against the Kashmiri people. Updated Aug 15, 2019 08:15am

Ranjit Singh’s statue

IT was a shocking act. Two men, one faking a walking disability and the other pretending to help his companion,... Published Aug 15, 2019 06:55am

The road ahead

Pakistan faces colossal challenges in the domestic and foreign policy realms. Published Aug 14, 2019 07:14am

Media in IHK

THERE could not be two more starkly opposed media environments. Indian news outlets that parrot the government line... Published Aug 14, 2019 07:14am