Dawn Newspaper

Pakistan risks policy continuity after Sharif's ouster: Moody's

Pakistan risks macroeconomic instability due to the "heightened" political uncertainty and "strife" among government branches after Nawaz Sharif's ouster as prime minister, an international rating agency has warned.

Aug 02, 2017, 17:25 PM IST
Nawaz Sharif government sets up panel to probe controversial news report about its rift with Pakistan Army

Nawaz Sharif government sets up panel to probe controversial news report about its rift with Pakistan Army

The Pakistan government today formed a committee to investigate who "leaked" a controversial news report about a rift between the government and the powerful army over support to militants in the country.

Nov 08, 2016, 03:46 AM IST
Dawn journalist barred from leaving Pakistan over his report on civil-military tension after surgical strikes

Dawn journalist barred from leaving Pakistan over his report on civil-military tension after surgical strikes

In an explosive story, Almeida had claimed that Nawaz Sharif directed the military leadership to act against terrorists or face international isolation.

Oct 11, 2016, 07:57 AM IST
Around 50 million Pakistanis suffering from mental disorders!

Around 50 million Pakistanis suffering from mental disorders!

In Pakistan around 50 million people are suffering from common mental disorders. These afflict 15 to 35 million adults besides 20 million children, according to local media.

Oct 09, 2016, 19:19 PM IST