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Opinion

A little dissent, please

A little dissent, please

Peaceful dissent is vital for society. Each time we have forgotten this, the consequences have been disastrous. Published Dec 09, 2017 07:01am

Editorial

Reinvigorating Pak-Iran ties

ALTHOUGH there are reasons why Pakistan’s ties with neighbouring Iran have hardly been robust, it is time to ... Published Dec 11, 2017 06:56am

China’s security alert

Threat alerts such as that issued by the China embassy need to be addressed immediately and meaningfully. Updated Dec 11, 2017 08:33am

Violence against women

HISTORIES of oppression are always followed by histories of subversion. In societies that have silenced women for... Published Dec 11, 2017 06:56am

Exchange rate depreciation

It appears that the old days of central bank intervention to maintain an overvalued exchange rate are over. Updated Dec 10, 2017 10:00am

Full steam ahead…

THE Supreme Court’s green signal to Lahore’s Orange Line Metro Train has come at a critical moment for the PML-N... Published Dec 10, 2017 07:01am

Hammad Siddiqui’s return

IS this the return of the prodigal son? If so, it would be of a piece with how the MQM saga has been evolving — ... Published Dec 10, 2017 07:01am

Madressah reform

IT was true before and is clearer than ever today. The country’s fight against extremism cannot succeed, arguably... Published Dec 09, 2017 07:01am

Madressah reform

IT was true before and is clearer than ever today. The country’s fight against extremism cannot succeed, arguably... Published Dec 09, 2017 07:01am

Letters to the Editor

Groundwater governance

PAKISTAN is at number 36 in the list of most water-stressed countries. Its per capita annual water availability... Published Dec 11, 2017 06:56am

Murad’s argument

THIS refers to Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah’s argument in the Supreme Court that he should not be singled... Published Dec 11, 2017 06:56am

Ahsan on CPEC

INTERIOR Minister Ahsan Iqbal in a recent TV interview stated that no extra concessions have been given to the... Published Dec 11, 2017 06:56am

FDI & economic growth

FOREIGN direct investment (FDI) has been considered a tool of economic growth. Most developing countries rely on ... Published Dec 11, 2017 06:56am

What exam?

HUNDREDS of students appeared in the test at Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Law College, Larkana, a few days ago. My brother... Published Dec 11, 2017 06:56am

Hunting in parks

THIS refers to the letter ‘Islamabad park’ (Nov 30) in which the writer has mentioned a hunter with a gun in... Published Dec 11, 2017 06:56am

Pedestrians’ rights

THE fundamental rights of all citizens are guaranteed in the constitution. One of these rights is to provide... Published Dec 11, 2017 06:56am

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