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Thursday, September 19, 2019 | Today's Paper

Ghotki incident

By Editorial

September 19, 2019 – 7:00 am

A Hindu school owner was accused by one of his students of committing blasphemy in Ghotki, Sindh resulting in a complete shut down as a violent mob of hundreds terrorised the town.

Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline agreement

By Editorial

September 18, 2019 – 7:00 am

The Inter State Gas Systems (ISGS) of Pakistan and the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) have inked a revised agreement for the construction of the gas pipeline between the two countries.

HEC funding

By Editorial

September 17, 2019 – 7:00 am

The Federation of All Pakistan Universities Academic Staff Association (FAPUASA) has warned the government of countrywide strike in all universities if the government did not immediately increase the higher education budget according to the demand.

Judgment of school fee case

By Editorial

September 16, 2019 – 7:00 am

The Education is right of every child and the state is responsible to ensure the quality education to all and sundry. In the case of Pakistan, education became a highly competitive business which deprived middle class and lower middle class parents of the opportunity to send their kids to good private school. As a matter of fact, public schools are not in good condition across the country due to misgovernance and lack of resources. Therefore, parents generally prefer to send their children to private schools.

Privacy violation

By Editorial

September 14, 2019 – 7:05 am

Videos of a couple engaged in intimate acts inside a cinema in Lahore were leaked on social media a few days ago. The videos have generated debate on social media where a vast majority considered it “a blatant privacy violation” while the other side invoking “public indecency”.