Monday, October 2, 2023

PDM: The last stand

Pakistan Democratic Movement - the central opposition against the Pakistan Tehreek-e Insaf government - has announced at least thirty rallies across the country to...

Surviving spiralling public debt

The State Bank of Pakistan says that Rs14.9 trillion have been added, the polar opposite of Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf’s election promises of reducing...
Taliban moves to fulfil promise of halting drug trade

Of humiliation and humility

As the last US plane took off from the Hamid Karzai International Airport on Monday night, the Taliban celebrated the end of the 20-years...

ISKP: Taliban’s new headache

Merely a fortnight after the Taliban took over Kabul and the western forces began their evacuation after almost 20-years of occupation, the Hamid Karzai...

SNC: Problems with implementation

Earlier this month, the PTI-led federal government started the new academic session 2021-22 of the primary classes in all the public schools from August...

Supreme Court’s Suo Motu Conundrum

Supreme Court Justice Qazi Faez Isa has vehemently defended his decision to exercise the suo motu jurisdiction in the case regarding the harassment of...

Can the Taliban realise the Afghan dream?

The Afghan economy is in turmoil. The World Bank has suspended its funding to Afghanistan in the aftermath of the Taliban taking control of...

The high-stakes game

The Taliban says that China has played a constructive role in promoting peace and reconciliation in Afghanistan to end the almost 20-year war. In...

Minds are vulgar, not rights

“Mera Jism, Meri Marzi”: Why did this phrase provoke so much abhorrence and hatred in Pakistan’s society. Perhaps the Pakistani society did not realise...
Dealing with Peer Pressure - The Correspondent

Parenting: The good, the bad, and the necessary

Parenthood is a fascinating time for most of us – great challenges, plenty of learning and an invitation to sleepless nights. With excitement and...

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