Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Thursday met Emir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence...

PTI going to challenge LHC verdict in SC: Imran

ISLAMABAD: PTI Chairman Imran Khan announced on Thursday that the party will approach the Supreme Court on Friday (today) against the Lahore High Court verdict in a case against...

Pakistan to work closely with China on shared vision of prosperity: PM Shehbaz

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday said Pakistan stood ready to work closely with China for realizing the shared vision of connectivity, prosperity and public well-being. “Pakistan will continue...

Excluding PTI dissidents, LHC orders vote re-count for Punjab CM election

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Thursday ordered re-counting of votes for the election of Punjab's chief minister held on April 16, instructing...

Armed neutrality

AT PENPOINT An armed neutrality implies being neutral, but armed against all comers, not as an expression of pacifism. In Pakistan, however, it has been taken to mean a refusal...

Alarming situation for Sindh

The Indus river known for its massive water flow has now made people worried. Continuous shortage in the Indus river has caused an alarming situation for Sindh. As lands...

Why suicide is rising in Ghizer and Overall in Baltistan?

Suicide is a social construct that is caused due to deviation from norms that are in a disapproved direction and exceed the tolerance limits for an individual. Suicide is...

Disasters in search of positive results

With the removal of the elected government of Imran Khan on April 9, Pakistan is at the crossroads again. On 5 July 1977 General Zia-ul-Haq took control of the...

India’s Agniveers: RSS’s Nazi-like militia?

The protest against the Indian government’s agnipath (in the line of fire) scheme to train agniveers (fire sons) continues unabated. Even the farmers’ unions have joined the protests. The...

The mistrust of previous failures must be overcome

Rohingyas have rallied in their refugee camp to return to Myanmar. Demonstration processions and rallies were held under the banner of the Rohingya community in a joint venture at...