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  • Ghazal concert marks advent of spring

    PESHAWAR: Old Edwardians, parents, teachers, students and music buffs gathered here on Sunday evening to celebrate the advent of spring season by conducting a musical concert and poetry session...

    She said she and her colleagues attended such an event for the first time where the old Edwardians and parents along with students had gathered to mark the arrival of spring season with fine tunes and romantic poems...

  • WEF initiative: local solutions to global issues

    ISLAMABAD: More than 20 cities of the world, including Islamabad, will be connected with Davos under the ‘Global Shapers Community’, an initiative of the World Economic Forum (WEF), in live two-day video conversation with local communities...

    Shaping Davos is a conservation that explores local solutions to global issues by engaging local stakeholders first and then connecting them to Davos...

  • Nato chief urges US and Turkey to 'sit down and find solutions'

    North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (Nato) chief Jens Stoltenberg on Friday urged the United States and Turkey to “sit down and find solutions” to a crisis in relations between the two key members of the military alliance...

    “I only urge the US and Turkey to sit down and find solutions because it is important for the alliance that we are able to work closely together, especially in that region, because Turkey is a key ally in our fight...

  • Some solutions to Pakistan's professor mafia

    In this article, I wish to offer what I believe can be solid solutions to the issues highlighted by Professor Hoodbhoy...

    A large number of courses, especially at the undergraduate level, are taught by part-time professors, which is having a negative effect on North American universities...

  • Solutions please

    READERS often complain that writers focus on problems and not solutions...

    This may be true to some extent but it is also true that some readers look for easy solutions to complex social problems, eg, how Pakistan can achieve good governance and rapid progress...

  • Quest for solutions

    COMMENTS on a number of my recent articles have stated that I have focused on delineating/diagnosing issues and have not given solutions...

    And there is no reason to think that even over time those who are behind today will catch up...

  • Earthly matters: Solutions to save civilisation

    Last week, on the occasion of the European Climate Diplomacy Day, the Embassies of France and Germany hosted a photography exhibition entitled “60 Solutions” and the screening of a film, Home by Yann Arthus-Bertand at the Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA)...

    At the time of the Kyoto Protocol, the EU was the only large emitter which committed to the Protocol and as a result we have reduced emissions by approximately 20 per...

  • Pakistan calls for inclusive political solutions to disputes

    UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan told the international community on Tuesday that the protection of civilians is best served by “addressing the root causes of conflicts, and finding inclusive political solutions to disputes and seeking peaceful settlement of conflicts”...

    Pakistan’s UN Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi told the Security Council, “this strategy would lead us to sustainable and enduring peace and security; it has been demonstrated time...

  • Creative solutions

    Apropos “Creative Solutions” (July 3)...

    It’s time our educational policy planners looked beyond “Bloom’s Taxonomy of Educational Objectives” to evolve an indigenous and homespun taxonomy responsive to our special needs...

  • Natural disasters ignite blame game not serious solutions

    ISLAMABAD: A PML-N leader on Tuesday urged the PPP to set its house in order in Sindh and condemned the MQM for “failing to deliver” politically during the past decade...

    “If such incidents occur again, PPP will lose people’s support entirely,” Parliamentary secretary for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Mohsin Shah Nawaz Ranjha told the participants of a seminar on ‘Future Trends of Heatwaves and How to Cope’
  • Energy solutions

    Diamer-Bhasha — more expensive and time-consuming to build than Kalabagh — also remains aspirational...

    Fortunately, Pakis­tan’s energy situation — unlike that of water — is not a ticking time bomb...

  • Sindh Assembly to deliberate on solutions to water problems on Monday

    KARACHI: The Sindh Assembly will have thorough discussion about the issue of water crisis in the province when it reassembles after two days on Monday...

    This was decided by the assembly on Friday when Senior Parliamentary Affairs Minister Nisar Ahmad Khuhro, after completion of the order of the day, sought permission from Speaker Agha Siraj Durrani to table a motion in that regard
  • Polio: no quick-fix solutions

    Writing about a similar effort in Nigeria — one of the other two countries aside from Pakistan and Afghanistan where polio remains endemic, the New York Times in November 2012 said that in “many communities targeted by the (polio) programmes, people perceive a gulf between global programmes like polio eradication and more immediate local health needs”...

    Why are they not able to generate a strategy grounded in an analysis of why...

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