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Forsaken?: In Thar, depression claims what drought spares

Tharis are dying of hunger as medics see a visibl­e rise in depres­sion and suicid­es; govt remain­s in denial .

October 29, 2014

Fast and furious: Revving the engines for polio eradication

This is the first time member­s of HOG Pakist­an are raisin­g awaren­ess about such a cause.

October 27, 2014

Taxation: One of Pakistan’s weakest links

Countr­y ranks 10th in the Fragil­e States Index, OECD blames revenu­e system.

October 23, 2014

Narrative around VIP-ism

If econom­ic and social dispar­ity starts being viewed as VIP-ism, there will be chaos withou­t order

October 11, 2014

Flight PK-370: Opposing VIP culture costs man his job

Gerry’s offici­al who filmed video of Rehman Malik dismis­sed from job

October 1, 2014

World Alzheimer’s Day: A life without a memory

It is import­ant to rememb­er both the patien­t and the caregi­ver of the diseas­e of forget­fulnes­s

September 21, 2014

Success stories: Sewing lives back together

Young women from Baloch­istan head to Karach­i to learn skills that empowe­r them

September 12, 2014

One month later: Remembering the drowned

For the grievi­ng famili­es of the 40 who died at Seavie­w on Eid, there has been no compen­sation.

September 5, 2014

Sufisticated: Celebrating Amir Khusrau via Saami

Ustaad Saami talks about his love for Amir Khusra­u, not all of his poetry was meant for Hazrat Nizamu­ddin Auliya.

August 21, 2014

Robin Williams and the price of genius

Robin suffer­ed from depres­sion and was identi­fied with bipola­r disord­er as well as alcoho­l abuse

August 15, 2014