Climate change and illnesses

Long spells of heatwaves too are killing more and more people, causing loss of working hours

Updated Jun 01, 2021
US budget and Pakistan

More funds will also be made available by Washington to support efforts for peace and stability in the region

Updated Jun 01, 2021
Economic inequality

Economic inequality has always prevailed in human society in one form or the other

Updated Apr 17, 2021
A new team again

PTI’s search for a right team-combination continues more than two and a half years into the government tenure

Updated Apr 17, 2021
Good news from Germany

Arrival of vaccine in big number will give the much-need acceleration to the Covid vaccination process in Pakistan

Updated Apr 13, 2021
Ramazan and price hike

Many essentials might go beyond the reach of common people this Ramazan if profiteers are allowed to have their way

Updated Apr 13, 2021
Blank cheque?

Offer may well put Pakistan at a crossroads — go all-in on Russian aid and risk being ostracised by Western nations

Updated Apr 13, 2021
An elitist state

In Pakistan, the democratic system is merely a veil that covers the dominant elitist mindset of a certain few

Updated Apr 10, 2021
Banning landmines

Only 31 countries have fully removed landmines, and 32 states are yet to do so despite their clearance obligations

Updated Apr 10, 2021
The third wave and students

Private schools should understand the gravity of the situation and the risk the third wave poses for children

Updated Apr 09, 2021

Opinion Poll

Pakistan has decided it will not evacuate its citizens from China to counter the threat of the fast-spreading corona virus. Do you agree with the decision?

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  • Lack of doctors

    Most of people cannot afford treatment at expensive private hospitals.

  • Lack of doctors

    Most of people cannot afford treatment at expensive private hospitals.

  • Our protests

    The right to protest is essential in a democracy

  • Carbon footprint

    Our reliance on private cars and even private car cabs means our carbon foot-print is increasing

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