Akbar's replacement on the cards ISLAMABAD: Mirza Shahzad Akbar, adviser to the prime minister on accountability and interior, presented his resignation to Imran Khan, he announced Monday. In a tweet he sent out to announce...

Pakistan records another 7000 cases as positivity ratio rises

ISLAMABAD: The daily coronavirus toll in Pakistan continues to rise as the country reported 7,195 new coronavirus cases along with 8 virus-related deaths were reported during the past 24...

Ayesha Malik takes oath as fist woman Supreme Court judge

ISLAMABAD: Lahore High Court (LHC) judge Justice Ayesha A. Malik on Monday took oath after her elevation to the Supreme Court, becoming the nation's first female judge to sit...

Afridi leads Pakistan’s domination of ICC awards

-- Babar Azam, Muhammad Rizwan bag ODI, T20 cricketers of year honours DUBAI: Fast bowler Shaheen Afridi was named men's Cricketer of the Year on Monday,...

History of religion

In stark contrast to the narrative that has been fashionable for a long time now, the view of the history of religion set forth by the Quran is this:...

A war that might end all wars

The end of a war does not determine who is right but only who is left. I am not going to talk about conventional war here but the one...

Uniformity of education in Pakistan

Socrates said that education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel. Education is the process to facilitate learning to acquire knowledge, skills, values, morals,...

The Murree tragedy: Exploring the reasons of a deadly situation

Recently, Murree received a snowstorm that caused the loss of 22 people’s lives in their cars stranded in the snow. Almost four feet of snow trapped the vehicles, creating...

Cambodia’s role in the Rohingya crisis

The Rohingya issue is currently an important international issue. More than 1.1 million Rohingyas have taken refuge in Bangladesh since August 2017 due to genocide and ethnic cleansing in...

Understanding Presidential Democracy

An intense debate is going on in the social media e over the enforcement of the presidential system in Pakistan, which has invited the wrath of opposition parties and...