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Bloodbath in the run-up to polls

IF there were any doubts that Pakistan still remains vulnerable to terrorism, the past week has put an end to them.... Updated Jul 16, 2018 08:07am

Change in global opinion

A HISTORIC report by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights on widespread human rights violations in... Published Jul 16, 2018 06:58am

CPEC achievement

THE promised overhaul of Pakistan’s communications framework that was a part of the Long Term Plan for the... Published Jul 16, 2018 06:58am

Monetary policy

THE State Bank has all but confirmed that the economy has now hit the choppiest of waters ever since the growth... Published Jul 15, 2018 06:25am

Strong-arm tactics

The crackdown that unfolded against PML-N across Punjab, particularly in Lahore, cannot be justified or overlooked. Updated Jul 15, 2018 04:17pm

Election observers

AS the democratic experiment continues in Pakistan — despite all obstacles — and polling day draws near, it is... Published Jul 15, 2018 06:25am

NICVD success

THE fact that Pakistan’s public healthcare infrastructure is generally of poor quality and dreadfully overloaded... Published Jul 14, 2018 06:48am

Campaign carnage

MORE blood has been spilled on the campaign trail as terror rears its ugly head once again. Still reeling from the... Updated Jul 14, 2018 10:23am

A landmark judgement

AMIDST a flurry of controversial judicial activism has arrived a judgement that ought to be a shining beacon for... Published Jul 14, 2018 06:48am
Nawaz’s return

Nawaz’s return

Caretaker govts in Punjab and centre; PML-N and its supporters; NAB and judiciary — must act lawfully and responsibly. Updated Jul 13, 2018 09:52am

Defending minorities

GIVEN the current climate of intolerance, it is a bold stance — and the right one. Opining on the recent detailed... Published Jul 13, 2018 05:44am

Declining dolphin numbers

THE knock-on effects of changes in the normal order of things seldom, if ever, receive much attention in Pakistan. A... Published Jul 13, 2018 05:43am

Bail for Rao Anwar

FOR the justice system to appear credible, it must punish all those who are found guilty, including the high and... Published Jul 12, 2018 06:00am

Questionable ECP move

THE contrast could not be more stark, and worrying, from a democratic perspective. The Election Commission of... Published Jul 12, 2018 06:00am

Back to the IMF

THERE is growing awareness that Pakistan is firmly on the road back to the IMF for an emergency loan as the... Published Jul 11, 2018 07:19am

PTI manifesto

THE PTI manifesto for election 2018, much like the rallying refrain of the party leader these days, is loudly ... Updated Jul 11, 2018 10:18am

‘Spiritual combat power’

A NEW category of officers has been introduced in the Pakistan Navy. According to an official statement issued on ... Published Jul 11, 2018 07:18am

Probing bank accounts

THE inquiry into 29 bank accounts at Summit Bank through which funds allegedly belonging to close associates and... Published Jul 10, 2018 07:17am