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Short-term steps for the people

I grew up in a rural agriculture family, where my father and uncles possessed a joint piece of land that many households in our villages do not have. Though ours…

Daanish dilemma: beyond the fold

The thickness of a sheet of high-quality 250-300 grams per square meter matte printing paper is approximately one-third of a millimeter. If you fold it in half, it will become…

Grim Islamabad

SIXTY years after it was created, Islamabad is still said to be 10 kilometres from Pakistan proper, an oasis of greenery, prosperity and technocracy insulated from the grime, poverty and…

Real time access to info and data base

The nature of documentation of Pakistan’s economic environment can be classified into three broad segments as under: 1. Transactions undertaken by the documented sector which are also reflected in ‘tax…

The solid waste challenge

Solid waste generation rates are on the rise across the world. One of the factors fuelling this generation is the rising trend of promoting a consumer culture that not only…

Leading without a plan

Public universities are facing multiple challenges that we keep hearing about, ranging in nature from academic, administrative, managerial, financial, and political. Some of them may not be addressable by universities…

Going green

The summer monsoon is considered a source of much-awaited relief from the scorching heat, but for some Pakistani urbanites, it appears to be losing its charm as extreme urban flooding…

RIU holds plantation drive

Riphah International University (RIU) generously contributed 1,000 trees for Islamabad to promote a cleaner and greener Pakistan, says a press release. In this regard, RIU and the Capital Development Authority…