Home / Editorial (page 5)

Editorial

PML-N failed to deliver in Punjab

Despite tall claims by the Shahbaz’s government, the health care situation in Punjab province is in dilapidated conditions. On the one hand, the killer smog is choking the citizens posing a serious threat to their health while on the other, the lack of health facilities taking tolls on their lives. …

Read More »

A good augury for Pak cricket

It is welcome to note that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is considering a proposal from board chairman Najam Sethi to hold next year’s Pakistan Super League (PSL) final in Karachi instead of Lahore. A new development has come to the fore according to which the two playoff fixtures in …

Read More »

Alarming external debt, matter of concern

PPP leader Senator Sherry Rehman has rightly slammed the government over Pakistan’s mounting external debt. One may agree with her as this alarming rise in our external debt shows the downward trajectory of the government’s lack-lusture economic vision. Just imagine, the country’s external debt has swollen to a whopping $83 …

Read More »

Need for further improvement

The return of the UNHRC seat for our country is happy augury but at the same time, it has to be a moment of reflection for the authorities concerned. Hopefully, membership of the council will further accelerate efforts for protection of rights and civil liberties in the country. It is …

Read More »

Safety must be the first concern

The recent case of Muzaffargarh, where eight of a family died upon consuming suspicious food at lunch is an eye opener for the society. The recent rise in food poisoning cases across the country raises questions about food safety in our country. Cleanliness and hygiene are probably the least important …

Read More »

Time for PTI chief to demonstrate decency

It is very unfortunate that Imran Khan has damaged the political narrative of the country by using foul language for others. Imran should know that such style of speaking cannot be tolerated for long time and his opponents will be forced to demonstrate tit-for-tat. He is also the king of …

Read More »

Much needs to be done

Generally speaking our police was found to be negligent of its duties. However, during the last week, we saw two good precedents set by our police and for that they need to be appreciated. It shows that our police can be very efficient if reforms are introduced at each level. …

Read More »

Hats off to skipper Sarfraz

The entire nation has appreciated current team skipper Sarfraz Ahmed for reporting about the bookie to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) authorities. Every cricket aficionado and Pakistan has applauded Sarfaraz Ahmed for reporting the spot-fixing approach immediately. He is setting a good trend in this regard. The captain of the …

Read More »

Indian aggression continues unabated

For the past many months Indian troops have been committing violations of the LoC (Line of Control) in Kashmir. They fire on the Azad Kashmir side of the LoC targeting civilians. A large number of people including women and children have been killed or injured in this unprovoked firing by …

Read More »