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Wretched Syria -- synonym of agony, misery and desolation

Wretched Syria -- synonym of agony, misery and desolation

09-Apr-17

Trump called on "all civilized nations" to join the U.S. in seeking an end to the carnage in Syria. Civilized Nations? Perhaps Trump has a differen ...

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India’s devious act

India’s devious act

01-Apr-17

“Rivers are not merely power producing channels, they have been providing and continue to provide millions of other services to the c ...

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The way you drive is a reflection of your personality

The way you drive is a reflection of your personality

30-Mar-17

LAHORE: Slow, fast, nervous, patient, impatient, smooth, rash, follower of the rules, ditching the rules when possible and never a ...

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Institutional clang and challenges for Judiciary

Institutional clang and challenges for Judiciary

29-Mar-17

A modern democratic state is built on the principle of Trichotomy of powers, i.e. judiciary, executive and legislature. These pillars of state have ...

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First step towards peace

First step towards peace

09-Mar-17

While taking the first step towards peace in Afghanistan, in September 2016, negotiators in Afghanistan signed a draft of a long-awaited peace agre ...

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Hail to the new master

Hail to the new master

19-Feb-17

The year is 2050. Pakistan is lined with motorways and railroads. Highways begin at the head of the country in Khunjerab and reach all the way to i ...

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China-Pakistan Economic Corridor : An insight

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor : An insight

16-Feb-17

The China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is currently under construction at a cost of $46 billion which i ...

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Chitral NGO organises cleanliness drive in Lahore

Chitral NGO organises cleanliness drive in Lahore

10-Feb-17

Continuing its journey of clean and green Pakistan, Chitral Heritage and Environment Protection Society (CHEPS), a non-profit organisation based in ...

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The perils of finding ‘the American Dream’: An Indian’s journey

The perils of finding ‘the American Dream’: An Indian’s journey

03-Feb-17

SEATTLE: Buta Singh, a 34-year-old Sikh from India's Punjab state, fled his homeland in the spring of 2013 out of fear of religiou ...

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The wushu women of Kabul

The wushu women of Kabul

02-Feb-17

KABUL: Sima Azimi frowns as she pirouettes in the snow, suspended for a moment against the sky, on a hill overlooking Kabul and th ...

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The woes of transvestites

The woes of transvestites

19-Jan-17

Transvestites are usually considered as symbols of hatred and detestation while being oppressed in every possible way, even from their blood relati ...

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When apples were oranges

When apples were oranges

05-Jan-17

 

When Ambassador Teresita Schaffer called Husain Haqqani a man with golden tongue, she must have missed the conversations with another ...

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ELECTRIC CARS

ELECTRIC CARS

04-Jan-17

In 2015, about one in every 150 cars sold in the U.S. had a plug and a battery. But mass adoption of electric vehicles is coming and much s ...

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Daughter of the East: A glimpse into Benazir's life and achievments

Daughter of the East: A glimpse into Benazir's life and achievments

27-Dec-16

Benazir Bhutto, born on 21 June 1953, was the 11th Prime Minister of Pakistan and the leader of the centre-left Pakistan People's Party(PPP). ...

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To LUMS, you’ve got it all wrong

To LUMS, you’ve got it all wrong

27-Dec-16

Dear LUMS,

It is after much pondering and deliberation that I have decided to write this public letter addressed to you. Though being an alu ...

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Quaid-e-Azam’s teachings and today’s world   

Quaid-e-Azam’s teachings and today’s world  

25-Dec-16

Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah known as father of the nation of Pakistan – whose 140th birth anniversary is being observed today ...

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My father, a Pakistani prisoner of war in India

My father, a Pakistani prisoner of war in India

15-Dec-16

“Doctors filled his file with words like Dementia, Alzheimer’s and Schizophrenia. Our lives were measured out in what, ...

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Realty sector takes a nosedive in Murree

Realty sector takes a nosedive in Murree

30-Nov-16

Pakistan is a country that has been blessed with lavish green lands, pine trees, chilly breeze and picturesque valleys in its northern areas. Witho ...

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Interview: ‘Effective legislation, education key to contain financial crime’

Interview: ‘Effective legislation, education key to contain financial crime’

28-Nov-16

Money laundering, terrorist financing and corruption have become the core issues of the past few decades with no end in sight. Certain politicians, ...

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