-- Imran seeks report about police violence on 'peaceful protest' -- Murad calls MQM-P minister, offers to discuss contentious LG laws -- Ghani says force used as last resort to save PSL  KARACHI/ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan...

Judicial reforms to revolutionise access to justice: Imran

ISLAMABAD: Terming speedy dispensation of justice a responsibility of the state, Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said the much-needed reforms in the civil and criminal procedure code will...

Pakistan reports new record of 91,854 active Covid-19 cases

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan registered a record of more than 90,000 active cases of coronavirus, while the number of deaths also rose to a three-month high as the nation battles a...

Fighting TTP and mistrust, Pakistan marks one year polio-free

PESHAWAR: Bathed in the crisp morning light, Sidra Hussain grips a cooler stacked with glistening vials of polio vaccine in Mardan city of Khyber...

Anarkali terrorist attack

AT PENPOINT The blast at Lahore raised a number of spectres, the most worrisome being that the USA has once again abandoned Pakistan to face the blowback from Afghanistan. The irony...

Autism curable through art 

What is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)? According to the medical experts, ASD is a developmental disorder that affects communication and behaviour. Although autism can be diagnosed at any age,...

Importance of Indian Ocean Region cannot be overrated

The Indian Ocean Region encompasses a vast area that is 5.5 times larger than the total area of the USA. Whenever we talk about the importance of the Indian...

The Neros of Lahore

On my first visit to Rome in 1979, I went looking for the place in the ruins of the old city where ' Nero was playing his flute while...

Is the PM listening?

With the sacking of accountability adviser Shahzad Akbar, Prime Minister Imran Khan has run out yet another partner. Such has been the fate of his quest of turning the...

Bangladesh needs both the USA and China

Bangladesh needs both the USA and China. Now, Bangladesh and the Bay of Bengal get attention from world powers. The USA, the UK, China, India and Japan have focused...