population Archive

Reaching a state of habitual mindlessness

By Anjum Altaf I write this article to question the value of research, a seemingly contradictory position for one trained as a researcher. Nevertheless, I

Private sector can help recover Pakistan’s economy

By Amanullah Khan Zero rated interest rate needed to spur economic growth Karachi —The unchecked population growth which needs creation of millions of job

Over 90 million Pakistanis have food insecurity

By Maha Mussadaq With figures of malnutrition rising every year, 50% of Pakistan’s population remains food insecure, according to the UN World Food Program (WFP).

The Status of Child Rights in Pakistan

Children’s rights were first ever redressed by law in Pakistan in the 1952 Punjab Children Act and in the 1955 Sindh Children Act. This

Balochistan’s Reko Diq Copper and Gold War

Reko Diq is a small town in Chagai District, Baluchistan located 70 kilometres northwest of Naukundi, near to the Iran-Afghan border. The town has