Avenfield reference verdict: Nawaz Sharif, Maryam and Capt (r) Safdar sentenced...

ISLAMABAD – An accountability court handed a 10 year sentence and £8 million (Rs1.29 billion) to Pakistan’s former prime minister in a corruption reference...

Just over 10 days water reserve left for Islamabadians

Senate Standing Committee on Capital Administration and Development on Friday discussed the alarming situation of non-availability of water in different areas of Islamabad. The committee...

WAPDA blames water crisis on devolution

ISLAMABAD:  A report of Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) said that the water crisis has aggravated following the 18th Amendment due to which provinces...

Rocket-Missile Man of Pakistan

Turowicz was a prominent and noted Polish Pakistani military scientist and an aeronautical engineer. He is considered as one of the chief architects of...

Water crisis

Ever since the industrial revolution, human ingenuity has allowed water, the elixir of human life, to flow even in the aridest landscapes. Ever since...

The year of living dangerously

Whether the year 2017 was ‘annus horribilis’ for Pakistan is a moot point. But certainly, for the disqualified for life ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif,...

Army, democracy, Trump’s musings and CPEC

  Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Bajwa created history by voluntarily submitting to brief the Senate Committee of the Whole on national security issues....

Rise of MML

“Honest leaders should be voted.” Almost every professor of political science reiterates the sentence as the ultimate solution to every problem prevailing in the country....

Rise of the Shehbaz League?

The indicators are flashing and wailing like an ambulance light in emergency mode. There’s this meeting over “lavish tea” between Maryam Nawaz, Shehbaz Sharif...

Does PML-N have a death wish?

In the immediate aftermath of Sharif’s son-in-law Captain (r) Safdar’s diatribe against the Ahmadis in the National Assembly, a despondent senior PML-N stalwart confided...