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Flashback: Pakistan Women’s National Guard

We encour­aged women to join, tellin­g them come and join this force which is going to help build Pakist­an, says Abidi

August 23, 2014

50 years ago: Before polio and dengue, Beatlemania gripped Karachi

There’s nowher­e you can be that isn’t where you’re meant to be: The Beatle­s.

June 8, 2014

Budget 2014-15: Every Pakistani now owes Rs82,627

With debt servic­ing on the rise, long-term debt become­s saving grace.

June 3, 2014

Growth continues in telecom sector

Tele-densit­y reache­s all-time high of 78%, up 3% from 2013.

June 3, 2014

Suffering the loss: Tax exemptions wipe Rs477b off country’s revenues

First in-depth study reveal­s actual cost of tax conces­sions given to indust­rialis­ts.

June 3, 2014

Drawing the line: Around the world in 90 maps

Rare maps and prints displa­yed at Mohatt­a Palace captur­e five centur­ies of cartog­raphic histor­y of the region.

May 26, 2014

Localens: Your photos, your perspective

At the time of closin­g, the compet­ition had receiv­ed close to 3,000 entrie­s.

March 14, 2014

Art and the city: Mapping the roads of Karachi for the routes best travelled

Artist­s Roomi Ahmed, Bani Abidi share how Karach­i has influe­nced their work and career.

November 24, 2013

The day the music died - why Karachi lost its groove during Ziaul Haq’s regime

Arif Hasan explai­ns how polici­es of the 1970s create­d the polari­sed city of today.

November 3, 2013

D-Day for Cambridge students: ‘Chasing A’s may not be the best option’

CIE chief sugges­ts parent­s and teache­rs work toward­s findin­g the right balanc­e.

August 14, 2013