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Why Karachi voted for Imran

THIS is apropos the letter ‘Why Karachi voted for Imran’ (Aug 12). There is hardly any educated Karachiite who...

GB’s deprivation

A FEW days ago, the Supreme Court reinstated the contentious Gilgit-Baltistan Order 2018, which was suspended by the...


IMRAN Ismail, who has been named new Sindh governor, made a genuine demand for demolition of a wall outside Bilawal...

NAB: Polish tourist

THE recent footage of a Polish girl dancing onboard an empty PIA plane was taken a bit too seriously by some people...

Aug 14: schoolchildren

AT 7.30am on Aug 14 when I was taking my children for Independence Day celebrations in their school, traffic was...

Security for Nawaz

THE former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was brought from Adiala prison to the NAB courts in G-11 sector in Islamabad...

Iran: friendly gesture

IRAN showed a friendly gesture on our Independence Day by displaying Pakistan’s landmarks on billboards and other...

PTCL response

THIS is with reference to the letter ‘Slow PTCL internet’ (Aug 11). Due to the upgradation of the available...


There is an 8.5 million unit backlog of housing in Pakistan that is growing by 200,000 units every year. Successive


Nadia Akbar’s debut novel is an explosively racy one, with witty and unapologetic observations about desi culture and


Pehla Rang Milawat Wala Asif Memmood A collection of 34 poems on an eclectic mix of subjects, ranging from

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