July 29, 2021

An open letter to Chairman FBR

Dear Chairman FBR, You are the head of  perhaps the only tax collection organisation in the world, whose principal aims appear to be the following: To […]
July 20, 2021

A country that refuses to collect its own taxes

An open letter to Chairman FBR. You are perhaps the only tax collection organisation in the world, whose principal aims appear to be the following: To […]
July 18, 2021

EOBI stands on six broken pillars

EOBI stands on six broken pillars   The arrival of the slave ship in 1619,  carrying 20 odd enslaved Africans in the British Colony of Virginia,  […]
July 18, 2021

Proposed Anti-beggary Bill

SINDH ANTI-BEGGARY ACT, 2021  A BILL   WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for care, rehabilitation and reintegration of beggars in the province of the Sindh […]
July 7, 2021

A Child Protection Policy for Schools

There is no new law or funding needed for every school and seminary in Pakistan to adopt a Child Protection Policy.   Naeem Sadiq      […]
July 6, 2021

Can Children in Pakistan be protected?

  Chairperson,                                                  […]
June 24, 2021

Are we promoting child abuse?

Are we promoting child abuse? Naeem Sadiq As the video of the sexual abuse incident began to spread like wildfire, the madrasa Mufti fled the command […]
June 24, 2021

Citizens demand seminaries be made abuse-free

Demand seminaries be held accountable and made abuse-free. While, physical, sexual and emotional abuse of children is rampant at numerous work places, its scale, acceptability and […]
June 18, 2021

Good governance – the way forward

  GOOD GOVERNANCE – THE WAY FORWARD Nazim F. Haji Good governance (GG) has become a buzz word in Pakistan and is used commonly to describe […]
June 17, 2021

The guard and the guardian of law

The guard and the guardian of law   It was the New Year’s Eve of 2011, as Rebecca Kerubo, a female security guard, assumed her duty […]
June 13, 2021

Child Labour is LEGAL in Pakistan

“World Day Against Child Labour” ads in Pakistan’s media are such an apt real life explanation of  the book “Amusing ourselves to death” by Neil Postman  […]
June 6, 2021

Learning from Kenya

Lessons from Kenya ‘Masi Junnah’, as she is popularly known in the small fishing village of Gizri,  has been a working woman for at least 60 […]
June 4, 2021

آبادی کی دلدل

آبادی کی دلدل ——  نعیم صادق مجموعی شرح پیدائش (TFR) اپنی زندگی میں بچوں کی پیدائش کے عرصے میں ایک عورت کے ہاں جنم لینے والے بچوں […]
May 30, 2021

The sad story of discrimination against minorities in Sindh

Dear Chief Minister Sindh, Discriminatory advertisements. For non-Muslims, the possibility of Covid-19 is a minor misery as compared to the  unending pandemic of discrimination they must […]
May 25, 2021

Discriminatory Advertisements

Syed Murad Ali Shah                                                                 26 May 2021 Chief Minister Sindh   Dear Sir, Discriminatory advertisements. I refer to a newspaper advertisement by District Health Officer Jamshoro […]
May 25, 2021

  Syed Murad Ali Shah                                                                 26 May 2021 Chief Minister Sindh   Dear Sir, Discriminatory advertisements.  I refer to a newspaper advertisement by District Health Officer […]
May 5, 2021

Population quicksand

Population quicksand naeem sadiq Express Tribune, May 5, 2021 Total fertility rate (TFR) is “the average number of children a woman would have throughout her childbearing […]
April 21, 2021

Our runaway population

Our runaway population Estimated to cross 300 million by 2040, Pakistan’s population growth threatens to negate all its endeavors for economic and social progress and its […]
April 15, 2021

Our self-created traumas

Our self created traumas. Respects to the two policemen who lost their lives and 340 others who were seriously injured. These front line soldiers deserve our […]
April 8, 2021

Uplifting the poor

Uplifting the poor naeem sadiq It is noble and inspiring for Pakistan to speak of the ideals of the state of Medina and to champion the […]