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Steeling up for a fall

Slowly and steadily, our tangible assets are transforming into intangible assets. PIA, KESC, Railways, once earning units, are now running out on bail-out packages of government. These institutions have totally failed to

Dalits up against society and nature

This year’s monsoon has not only washed away standing crops, schools and government buildings, and displaced over 5.5 million people in lower Sindh; but it has also broken all the dreams of

Pakistan wrap up T20 series

Pakistan completed a clean sweep of Zimbabwe in all three formats of the game, with a victory in the second Twenty20 in an exciting, last-ball finish in Harare. Zimbabwe’s chase – thanks

UN steps up flood aid

The United Nations said Friday that it was stepping up aid to Pakistan, where monsoon floods have killed 270 people, affected over 5.5 million others and destroyed 1.1 million homes. The UN’s

AIOU sets up Faiz Chair

The Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) on Monday established the Faiz Chair at its Iqbaliat Department. The objective of this chair was to organise conferences and seminars at national and international levels

Altaf heats up political pot

Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain said on Friday that if Pakistan Army, the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and the MQM joined forces, there was no superpower in the world that could

Shabbir Iqbal moves up front

Shabbir Iqbal, the top ranked professional golfer of the country, now contesting in the three-round 1st Sayid Paper Open Golf Tournament at the Defence Raya Golf Course, revelled in the second round

‘Clean up before Eid or go home’

Expressing dissatisfaction over cleanliness in different areas, Karachi District Coordination Officer (DCO) Muhammad Hussain Syed on Saturday directed the town administrators to improve sanitary conditions in their respective towns with immediate effect