Tuesday, May 08, 2018

The Book

Seminar to celebrate the World Book Day 
"The Book"


Danish Society of Library Information Services, COMSATS University, Lahore Campus is going to celebrate World Book Day on May 9, 2018. 

Renowned journalists, writers, columnist and Anchors 
will be the Guest speakers of this seminar.

Guests: 
Amjad Islam Amjad (Poet), Justice (R) Nasira Javid Iqbal, 
Salman Ghani (Dunya News), Ajmal Jami (Dunya News), Imran Khan (Tkrar-Express News) and Habib Akram (Dunya News) 
Venue:
May 9, 2018 @ 10.30 a.m. at Conference Room Block A, COMSATS University, Lahore.


**We want to celebrate this day on April 23,2018 but due to student's exams, we have delayed this seminar.

Monday, April 30, 2018

News Indexing March 2018


News Indexing

Agriculture
Mohiuddin Aazim, Sindh farm output rising, but issues persist, The Dawn March 05, 2018, p-04
Amjad Mahmood, Farmers wary of strings attached to $300m WB loan, The Dawn March 05, 2018, p-04
Amin Ahmed, Irrigation reform in Indus basin, The Dawn March 05, 2018, p-04
Mohiuddin Aazim, Appetite for food imports grows,, The Dawn March 12, 2018, p-04
F. H. Mughal, Food waste and its consequences, The Dawn March 12, 2018, p-04
Mohiuddin Aazim, Focus on basmati a must to boost export earnings,The Dawn March 26, 2018, p-04
Mohammad Hussain Khan, No ray of hope for sunflower,The Dawn March 26, 2018, p-04
Amin Ahmed,Helping smallholders through disaster risk reduction,The Dawn March 26, 2018, p-04

Current Affairs
K.K.Shahaid,Oh c’mon, MBS, The Nation, March 20, 2018, p-06
K.K.Shahaid, Jihad is no longer ‘US interest’, The Nation, March 20, 2018, p-06

Culture/Society/Women
Women in Administration, The Nation, March 04, 2018, p-06
Ali shah, Rescue female officers, The Nation, March 15, 2018, p-07


Economics/Business
Dr Kamal Monnoo,Textiles – Are we losing the plot?The Nation, March 28, 2018, p-06
Usman Hayat, Investing in public interest companies,The Dawn January11, 2018, p-02
Senator Rehman Malik, Paralyzed economic growth,The Nation, March 8, 2018, p-07
Khurram Husain, Domestic investors` voice,The Dawn January 18, 2018, p-08
Jawaid Bokhari, Pluralism in a growth environment,The Dawn, January 29, 2018, p.02


Education
Zran Jahlaw,Legal education,The Dawn, March 05, 2018, p-09
Muhammad Murtaza Noor, Higher Education and the 18th Amendment,The Nation March 05, 2018, p-09
Muhammad Azhar Khan, Faults in our education system, The Nation March 14, 2018, p-06
Dr Kamal Monnoo, Reflection on China’s reforms, The Nation March 14, 2018, p-06


Environment
Azal Zahir, Simple steps to combat climate change, The Nation, March 02, 2018, p-07
Dr. Sobia Rose, Pathways to green development,The Nation, March 09, 2018, p-07
Azal Zahir, Climate dialogue at the LLF, The Nation, March 11, 2018, p-07


Health
I.A.I.Rehman,Lack of expertise,The Nation , March 03,2018, p-06
Asim Munir, Education and health devolution,The Nation, March 05, 2018, p-06


Human Rights
Haris Jaswal, Disabled people: a scorned community,The Nation, March 12, 2018, p-6

History
Brig (Retd) Sher Khan,A letter and two prayers, The Nation, March 20, 2018, p-07
Chauburj,The King of Drinks, The Nation, March 04, 2018, p-06
Chauburj,Season to be Jolly, The Nation, March 11, 2018, p-06

International Relations
Adeela Naureen,Hushed hiccups of a Syrian kid,  The Nation, March 01, 2018, p-07
Imran Malik,US - Losing Pakistan!, The Nation, March 04, 2018, p-07
Jean-Fran├žois Cautain, Europe-Asia Connectivity: harnessing global challenges together, The Nation, March 08, 2018, p-07
Durdana Najam, The Chinese model of governance, The Nation, March 13, 2018, p-06
Javid Husain, Letter from China, The Nation, March 13, 2018, p-07
Improving Pak-Iran Relations, The Nation, March 14, 2018, p-07


Kashmir
Durdana Najam,Kashmir Conference at NUML,The Nation, March 05, 2018, p-06
Sajjad Haider J,A perilous voyage of self-determination, The Nation, January 05, 2018, p-06
Durdana Najam,Kashmir Conference at NUML,The Nation, March 12, 2018, p-06

Law
Bailing’ On Justice, The Nation, March 03, 2018, p-06
Malik Muhammad Ashraf, JIT stands discredited, The Nation, March 02, 2018, p-06
Muhammad Abbas,Saving my little brother, The Nation, March 06, 2018, p-07
S. Tariq, The threat equation,The Nation, March 08, 2018, p-06
Saad Rasool ,The contempt debate, The Nation, March 08, 2018, p-06

Politics/International Politics
M.A.Naizi,Declaration of independence, The Nation ,March 02, 2018, p-07
Senator Rehman Malik,No thanks -Do not want to be PM,The Nation March 02, 2018, p-06
Shahmeer Mohydin,Our stagnant political landscape, The Nation March 05, 2018, p-03
Undemocratic selection of Shehbaz Sharif, The Nation March 05, 2018, p-03
Dr Farid A Malik, Records inferno,The Nation March 07, 2018, p-06
Mohsin Raza Malik, PTI: Ideology and politics, The Nation March 07, 2018, p-06
Adeela Naureen ,Trudeau and the Sikh question, The Nation March 07, 2018, p-07
M. Sher Khan,Horse Trading: Past, Present and Future, The Nation March 08, 2018, p-06
M.A.Niazi,No longer just a mirror,The Nation March 09, 2018, p-07
Nasir Chaudary, Pakistani troops for Saudi Arabia, The Nation March 12, 2018, p-07
Tariq Mahmood Khan ,The corrupt political culture,The Nation March 28, 2018, p-07
Mohsin Raza Malik,Reconstructing the power troika,The Nation March 28, 2018, p-07

Science and technology
Kashif Ahmad Mohar, Nuclear signaling between India and Pakistan, The Nation March 01, 2018, p-06
Kashif Ahmad Mohar, US Nuclear Posture Review,The Nation March 01, 2018, p-06

Sports
The celebrations you can only see in PSL,The Nation, March 01, 2018, p-19
Matic gem caps epic manchester United fightback, The Nation, March 07, 2018, p-18

Khalid H. Khan, Karachi and cricket win, fear loses out,The Dawn March 26, 2018, p.01


War and Terrorism
The Kabul Process,The Nation, March 01,2018, p-06
The Kabul Process,The Nation, March 03, 2018, p-06

Miscellaneous
Positive Precedents,The Nation, March 02, 2018, p-06
Imtiaz Rafi Butt,Yesterday, today and tomorrow,The Nation, March 03, 2018, p-06
Effective Drug Control,The Nation, March 28, 2018, p-06
Atle Hetland,Billy Graham: ‘Just as I am’, The Nation, March 08, 2018, p-06
Malik Muhammad Ashraf, Quaid must be turning in his grave,The Nation, March 09, 2018, p-06
Saadia Gardezi, Baby wars,The Nation, March 10, 2018, p-07
Mina Malik-Hussain, On hits and misses, The Nation, March 12, 2018, p-06
Anjum Altaf, Delimitation, equal representation,The Dawn, January 20, 2018, p-08

























Tuesday, March 20, 2018

News Indexing February 2018


Mohiuddin Aazim, Food exports gains not enough to plug deficit, The Dawn February 05, 2018, p-04
Mohammad Hussain Khan,Rohri canal closure poses risks, The Dawn February 05, 2018, p-04
Amin Ahmed ,$5m project aims to empower Sindh`s landless farmers, The Dawn February 05, 2018, p-04
Mohiuddin Aazim,, Farm loans rise, but Punjab takes the lion`s share, The Dawn February 12, 2018, p-04
Amjad Mahmood, Punjab looks to boost fish production, The Dawn February 12, 2018, p-04
Ahmad Fraz Khan, Potato farmers optimistic, The Dawn February 12, 2018, p-04
Mohiuddin Aazim, Output fears in pulses ‘market, The Dawn February 26, 2018, p-04
Mohammad Hussain Khan, Encroachments mar Indus banks, The Dawn February 26, 2018, p-04
Ahmad Fraz Khan, Tractor industry reviving after a bad patch, The Dawn February 26, 2018, p-04

Current Affairs
Irfan Husain, A race to the gutter, The Dawn, February 03, 2018, p-08
Malik Muhammad Ashraf, Strengthening democracy, The Nation, February 02, 2018, p-07
K.K Zahid, Horses for courses, The Nation, February 07, 2018, p-07
K, K. Zahid ,Two Mehsuds, one fallacy, The Nation, February 13, 2018, p-06
Saad Rasool, Lodhra’n and Beyond, The Nation, February 18, 2018, p-07
K, K. Zahid , What the FATF?  The Nation, February 20, 2018, p-06
K.K. Shahid Oh for FATF’s sake, The Nation, February 27, 2018, p-06

Culture/Society/Women
Zehr Akamal, What schools should also teach, The Dawn, February 05, 2018, p-08
Poor Women Health, The Nation, February 16 ,2018, p-06
Bina Shah, Reversing the downward spiral, The Dawn, February 25, 2018, p-08
Saadia Gardezi, Not another op-ed about women (*groan*), The Nation, February 03, 2018, p-07
Human trafficking , The Nation, February 16, 2018, p-07
Language shows our culture, The Nation, February 17, 2018, p-07
Muhammad Shagre, Women empowerment and emancipation, The Nation, February 23, 2018, p-07


Economics/Business

Atle Hetland, Descending from the Davos mountains, The Nation, February 01, p-07
Khurram Husain, Growing pains, The Dawn February 02, 2018, p-08
Jawaid Bokhari, A behavioral insight into voluntary tax compliance, The Dawn February 05, 2018, p-02
Mohiuddin Aazim, SBP policy rate hike and its timing, The Dawn February 05, 2018, p-04
Khaleeg Kiani, NFC consultations amid IMF warnings, The Dawn February 05, 2018, p-04
Prof. Shahid Zubair, Sun sets in the west, The Nation February 07, 2018, p-07
M A Niazi , Grassroots figures, The Nation February 09, 2018, p-07
Afshan Subohi, Businesses acquire a taste for democracy, The Dawn February 26, 2018, p-01

Education
 Arsala J, Manifestos and education, The Dawn, February 23, 2018, p-09
 S. Tariq, On getting a ticket, The Nation, February 01, 2018, p-06
Literacy rate in Pakistan, The Nation, February 08 ,2018, p-07
R.A. Siddiqui, Education, Building a case for campus police, The Dawn, February 12, 2018, p-06
Education’s values, The Nation, February 14, 2018, p-07
Saima Akram, Missing need in education system, The Nation, February 17, 2018, p-07

Environment
Maria Tamir , Victim protection, The Dawn, February 05, 2018, p-09
Snow leopards, polar bears and more, The Nation, February 08, 2018, p-07

Health
Fariyal Sajjad, On the streets, The Dawn, February 02 ,2018, p-08
Dr. Arifa Zahid, Diabetes scourge, The Dawn, February 05 ,2018, p-09
Zarrar Khuhro, Apps or spyware?, The Dawn, February 05 ,2018, p-09
Poor Women Health, The Nation, February 16 ,2018, p-06
Drugs: Sickness, addiction or crime, The Nation, February 18 ,2018, p-07



Human Rights
Human trafficking , The Nation, February 16, 2018, p-07
Amjad Javed, Whether all citizens are equal?, The Nation, February 17, 2018, p-07
Usama Khilji, Pakhtun movements for rights , The Dawn, February 26, 2018, p-08

History
Vazlra Fazila-Yacoobali Zamindar, The Gandhi in our midst, The Dawn, February 01, 2018, p-09
Chauburji , Unexplained encounters, The Nation , February 06, 2018, p-06
Chauburji , Lahore’s golden years, The Nation, February 11 , 2018, p-07
Historical places protection , The Nation, February 12, 2018, p-07
Aurangzeb Khan, Sri Lanka, The Nation, February 17, 2018, p-06
Chauburji, Extinct tales, The Nation, February 18 ,2018, p-06

International Relations
Afeera Firdous, India-Israel relations: an aura of love, The Nation, January 02, 2018, p-06
 Cleaning Up CPEC, The Nation, February 04, 2018, p-7
Hassnain Javed, China transforming Malaysia, The Nation, February 06, 2018, p-7
Dr Ahmad Rashid Malik , CPEC’s legal dimension, The Nation, February 12, 2018, p-7
Dr. Rizwan Zeb, Indo-Pak peace: it takes two to tango, The Nation, February 19, 2018, p-6
Hassnain Javed, Special economic zones under CPEC, The Nation, February 19, 2018, p-6
Riaz Khokhar, An ungrateful ally, The Nation, February 20, 2018, p-07
Dr Ahmad Rashid Malik, Emerging geoeconomics under CPEC, The Nation, February 21, 2018, p-06
Ahsan Abbas and Shaista Mumtaz, CPEC - herald of innovation, The Nation, February 22, 2018, p-06

Kashmir
Fahad Shah, Saving Kashmiris, The Dawn, February 09, 2018, p-08
Durdana Najam, Kashmir cause fast becoming myth, The Nation, February 05, 2018, p-06
Senator Sehar Kamran, Kashmir – The lifeblood of Pakistan, The Nation, February 05, 2018, p-06
Muhammad Zahid Raffat, Kashmir Solidarity Day, The Nation, February 06, 2018, p-06
Riaz Khokhar, Kashmir solution: Lost opportunities, The Nation, February 16, 2018, p-06
Durdana Najam, Lack of seriousness on Kashmir, The Nation, February 20, 2018, p-06

Law
Irfan Hussain, Judicial overreach, The Dawn, February 24, 2018, p-09
Javid Hussain, Reforming the Qisas and Diyat Laws, The Nation, February 03, 2018, p-07
Fahad Mehsood, Daring to differ, The Nation, February 04, 2018, p-07
Hamid Shahid Khan, Safeguarding children - a necessity, The Nation, February 07, 2018, p-07
Atif Khan, 2007 VS 2018, The Nation, February 09, 2018, p-07
Respecting the Balance, The Nation, February 10, 2018, p-07
Sadiq Karim Soofi, International Law, The Nation, February 12, 2018, p-07
Mohsin Raza Malik, A discourse on Judicial Activism, The Nation, February 19, 2018, p-07

Politics/International Politics
Abbas Nasir, PML-N ups the ante, The Dawn, February 03, 2018, p-08
Ahmed Bilal Mahboob, The march of democracy, The Dawn, February 03, 2018, p-08
Afrasiab Khattak, Dead end of the Afghan policy, The Nation, February 03, 2018, p-07
Atif Khan F, The rift, The Nation, February 04, 2018, p-07
Dr Farid A Malik, Legal reforms where to start, The Nation, February 07, 2018, p-07
Adeela Naureen, India betrayed, The Nation, February 07, 2018, p-07
Samson Simon Sharaf, Avenfield tunnel, The Nation, February 10, 2018, p-06
A.G. Noorani, Disqualification, The Dawn, February 24, 2018, p-09
Ashher, Rehman, That moment again, The Dawn, February 23, 2018, p-08
Tariq khosa, Securing the nation, The Dawn, February 24, 2018, p-08
Abbas Nasir, Back to the future, The Dawn, February 24, 2018, p-08
Cyrial Almedia, A double squeeze, The Dawn, February 25, 2018, p-08
Umair Jived, The perception of sympathy , The Dawn, February 26, 2018, p-08
Huma Yusaf, Trump`s India tilt, The Dawn, February 26, 2018, p-09




Religion & Islam
Farooq Ashraf, Drone attack, The Nation, February 01,2018, p-06
Ali Shah , Let’s see which way the camel  sits, The Nation , February 01, 2018, p-07
Mina Malik-Hussain, By any other name, The Nation, February 05, 2018, p-06
Dr James J. Zogby , Pence’s Middle East, The Nation, February 08, 2018, p-06
Atle Hetland , As the Christian fast begins, The Nation, February15 , 2018, p-07

Science and technology
Dr. Rizwan Zeb, Nuclear signaling between India and Pakistan, The Nation, February 03, 2018, p-06
Malik Muhammad Ashraf, Significance of energy security, The Dawn February 09, 2018, p-06
Unmasking India’s secret nuclear capability, The Nation, February11, 2018, p-07

Social Media
Facebook pledges $10m for community leaders, The Nation, February 11, 2018, p-17
Less-cool Facebook losing youth at fast pace, The Nation, February 12, 2018, p-17
Stagnant Cybercrime Law, The Nation, February 20, 2018, p-06

Sports
Brady survives crash after crash to win ski cross gold, The Nation, February 22, 2018, p-19
PSL kicks off in grand style, The Nation, February 23, 2018, p-20
Russian climber on risky solo mission to summit K2, The Dawn February 26, 2018, p-22
India wrap up T20 series as South Africa fall short, The Dawn February 26, 2018, p-22
Hussain leads Islamabad to first victory, The Dawn February 26, 2018, p-22
WI, Afghanistan and others vie for World Cup spots, The Dawn February 27, 2018, p-22
Mohsin Ali February ,Kings edge out Zalmi in thriller, The Nation  February 27, 2018, p-20




War and Terrorism
Failed American War, The Nation, February 02, 2018, p-06
Afra Siab, Khattak,Pashtun protest, The Nation, February 10, 2018, p-07
Sultana Noon, Victims of state sponsored terrorism, The Nation, February 11, 2018, p-06
Drumbeaters of War, The Nation, February 14, 2018, p-06

Miscellaneous
Maria Tamir , Victim protection, The Dawn, February 05, 2018, p-09
M.A. Naizai,  The gathering storm, The Nation, February 02, 2018, p-07
Syed Hammad Ahmad, Justice for every child, The Nation, February 01, 2018, p-06
Muhammad Zamir Assadi ,Belt and road initiative,The Nation, February 03, 2018, p-06
Dr Kamal Monnoo, Indian Budget – Lessons to be learnt! , The Nation, February 07, 2018, p-07
S Tariq, Destroying the dream, The Nation, February 08, 2018, p-07
Bill of Animal Rights, The Nation, February 08, 2018, p-07
Mian Fazal Ahmad, Zero tolerance, The Nation, February 09, 2018, p-06
Hassan Javid, A decade of democracy, The Nation, February 09, 2018, p-06
Mina Malik-Hussain, Goodbye, lion heart, The Nation, February 12, 2018, p-06