Internment centres

IT is a long overdue redressal of rights violations perpetuated against the people of the tribal areas, an injustice... Published Oct 21, 2019 07:09am

Luck of the draw?

A RECENT petition before the Lahore High Court, filed by the Pakistan Railways Employees Union, has challenged the... Published Oct 21, 2019 07:09am

Modern-day slavery

UNDER Unesco’s definition, modern-day slavery is characterised by “an element of ownership or control over... Published Oct 21, 2019 07:09am

FATF’s concerns

The latest message from Paris is unmistakable. Updated Oct 20, 2019 07:17am

Captaincy rigmarole

THE PCB, with its knack of attracting controversy, has once again made a hash of a simple change of guard in the... Published Oct 20, 2019 06:53am

Entry denied

IN keeping with their paranoia of an independent media, the authorities in Pakistan deported Steven Butler of the... Published Oct 20, 2019 06:53am

Loans for youth

THE Kamyab Jawan Programme launched by Prime Minister Imran Khan to deliver on one of his party’s major election... Published Oct 19, 2019 06:59am

CDA vs hostels

THE move to seal a hostel in Islamabad’s E-11 area for violating CDA bylaws reveals a severe lack of forethought ... Published Oct 19, 2019 06:59am

Talks’ offer rebuffed

The current assembly is found to be lacking in a number of things. Updated Oct 19, 2019 08:29am

University scandal

That safety of students is being taken so lightly by administration raises concerns about other varsities as well. Updated Oct 18, 2019 08:01am

Media blackout

FOR a change, media censorship has been called out in real time on television. On Wednesday, a press briefing by... Published Oct 18, 2019 06:53am

Doctors’ protest

PROTESTS by doctors are endemic in parts of Pakistan. A new generation of young doctors takes over from the previous... Published Oct 18, 2019 06:53am

Riyadh meeting

More efforts to bring Riyadh and Tehran together are needed. Updated Oct 17, 2019 07:25am

Casualty of JUI-F march

A DISCUSSION regarding the evolution — or rather the lack of it — of the National Games over the last few years... Published Oct 17, 2019 07:02am

‘Triple burden’

IN an alarming report on the state of global child nutrition, Unicef has declared that at least one half of the... Published Oct 17, 2019 07:02am

AQIS in Karachi

Sindh CTD has done well to raise a red flag about the presence of AQIS in Karachi Updated Oct 16, 2019 07:44am

Back in parliament

THE formula has been reasserted. The Islamabad High Court’s call to parliament to come to a decision regarding the... Published Oct 16, 2019 07:05am

The polio problem

ON the behest of the government, the Council of Islamic Ideology issued around 100 fatwas in support of polio... Published Oct 16, 2019 07:05am

Beyond deficits

ONLY a day after the financial adviser to the prime minister, Hafeez Shaikh, announced that both the critical... Published Oct 15, 2019 06:55am

PM in Tehran

Pakistan can act as a bridge between Tehran and Riyadh and help facilitate a dialogue. Updated Oct 15, 2019 10:13am