Storm-Water drains

Karachi, the capital of Sindh province, is the economic hub of Pakistan with a population of over 20 million people. It requires...

Spate irrigation

Like many other parts of the country, Dera Ismail Khan has been badly affected by the recent floods. The devastation is worse...

Fundamental rights

The world is fast moving on to high-speed 5G internet service while many areas in Pakistan remain deprived of even the most...

Time to payback

Space technology firm Maxar Technologies, based in the United States, shows one-third of Pakistan under water. Monsoon rains have wreaked havoc on...

Missing patches

The Quetta-Karachi highway has been washed away at various places by the recent floods. People travelling between the two cities are doing...

Significance of Pharmacists

Pharmacists have immense significance in a country’s overall healthcare delivery mechanism. In most parts of the world, the profession of pharmacy is...

Dirty politics

The damning revelation about a botched attempt by the opposition through its two provincial governments to subvert a deal with the International...

KPPSC

The Khyber Pukhtunkhwa Public Service Commission (KPPSC) announced the Provincial Management Service (PMS) exams in February 2021 and conducted the screening test...

Extravagant purchase

The decision by the Punjab government to purchase dozens of new cars for its ministers, costing hundreds of millions, is disturbing. This...

Teachers in trouble

Pakistan has seen spiralling growth in the number of private schools, which, no doubt, is a huge employment-generating sector for fresh graduates...

Model Bazaar

The management of Johar Town Model Bazaar has increased the rent of stalls twice within a year. The unlawful raise has affected...

Floods and health crisis

When it rains, it pours, goes the saying, and it holds true for Pakistan. While the country was trying to fight off...

Dadu crisis

Dadu city is in a crisis these days owing to floodwater that has left it inundated. The threat was felt many days...

Salary deduction

Recent rains have wreaked havoc on my city, Shikarpur. Many have lost their lives, and thousands have been displaced, with houses and...

Digital Loan Sharks

The matter of ‘loan shark apps’ was raised on social media by a handful of anonymous accounts, and the app-owners have already...