HEC chairman urges students to prepare for environmental challenges

ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission Chairman Prof Dr Tariq Banuri on Tuesday urged the universities to prepare their students for challenges like climate change,...

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...

AQ Khan: Nuclear hero to Pakistan, villain to West

ISLAMABAD Pakistani atomic scientist Abdul Qadeer Khan is hailed as a national hero for transforming his country into the world’s first Islamic nuclear power but...

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...

Pakistan ‘crucial’ to global sea routes

Chief of Naval Staff Zafar Mahmood Abbasi on Wednesday said that Pakistan was a responsible coastal state and its Navy Hydrographic Department produces the...

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....