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Muhammad Saleh Zaafir & Israr Khan
Thursday, October 08, 2015
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Wednesday that the world has acknowledged the economic stability of Pakistan as the economic managers are committed and focused on providing an economic environment conducive to the private sector. ...
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Sohail Khan
Thursday, October 08, 2015
ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the death sentence awarded to Mumtaz Qadri, the self-confessed killer of former Punjab governor Salmaan Taseer, and allowed the Federation’s appeal seeking restoration of terrorism charges against ...
Thursday, October 08, 2015
OKARA: The Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan, has said that wealth or military strength cannot guarantee stability of a nation but only justice. He said it was the very difference between a developed society of the West and the ...

Thursday, October 08, 2015
RAWALPINDI: The Chief of the Army Staff (COAS), General Raheel Sharif, on Wednesday emphasised the need for cadets to remain abreast about the latest regional and global environment and developments.
According to the Inter-Services Public ...
Hina Mahgul Rind
Thursday, October 08, 2015
KARACHI: The pilots of Pakistan International Airlines on Wednesday temporarily called off a six-day-long go slow that cancelled almost 90 flights and cost the national carrier millions of rupees, following an assurance from the Senate standing ...

Thursday, October 08, 2015
KARACHI: The Rangers spokesperson on Wednesday termed an advertisement against the Rangers from the Inspector General (IG) of Sindh Police for missing persons a conspiracy against the targeted operation to restore peace in Karachi and said an ...
Mumtaz Alvi
Thursday, October 08, 2015
ISLAMABAD: Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif on Wednesday said in the Senate that the government had no objection to investigations into the Nandipur Power Project by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) or any other ...
Asim Yasin
Thursday, October 08, 2015
ISLAMABAD: Opposition leader in the National Assembly Syed Khursheed Shah Wednesday said Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif made fool of the farmers repeating the measures announced in the budget under the name of Kisan Package.
“If Prime Minister ...
Tariq Butt
Thursday, October 08, 2015
ISLAMABAD: The Capital Development Authority (CDA) sprang into action and sealed a large number of high profile premises in an upscale sector of the federal capital on the charge of non-conforming use.
The civic body acted on the force of a ...
Fakhar Durrani
Thursday, October 08, 2015
ISLAMABAD: After the Lahore High Court’s (LHC) directions to Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to announce a fresh schedule for Local Government (LG) elections in Punjab, ECP’s adherence to old schedule has created confusion everywhere.
The ...
our correspondent
Thursday, October 08, 2015
ISLAMABAD: Public opinion has remained consistent over the years with a minor increase in trust in the Indians, says Gallup Pakistan National Survey.
The survey says that as compared to 1991, there has been a 5 percent increase in respondents ...
Khalid Mustafa
Thursday, October 08, 2015
ISLAMABAD: Setting aside the pressure of the federal government, the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) has determined the provisional RLNG sale price at $8.63372 per MMBTU without inclusion of the general sales tax (GST) by slicing down the ...
Mehtab Haider
Thursday, October 08, 2015
ISLAMABAD: The IMF has projected that Pakistan’s budget deficit might increase by 0.3 percent of GDP, going up to 4.6 percent against the envisaged target of 4.3 percent for the ongoing fiscal year 2015-16.
The IMF assessed that the Public ...
our correspondent
Thursday, October 08, 2015
ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the PM on Foreign Affairs and National Security Sartaj Aziz told the Senate on Wednesday that the appointment of retired army generals as ambassadors to different countries were made on the recommendation of the General ...
Asim Yasin
Thursday, October 08, 2015
ISLAMABAD: The Auditor General of Pakistan on Wednesday told the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) that an audit of payments of Rs480 billion made to independent power producers (IPPs) under the head of circular debt and Nandipur power project was ...

Thursday, October 08, 2015
WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama on Wednesday apologised to Doctors without Borders (MSF) for a deadly US air strike on an Afghan hospital, as the medical charity demanded an international probe into the incident.
Three separate ...

Thursday, October 08, 2015
NEW DELHI: India’s government has turned down its military’s request to expand the acquisition of 36 fighter planes from Dassault Aviation to plug vital gaps, officials said, nudging it to accept an indigenous combat plane 32 years in the ...
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Posted : Aug 29, 2015
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Posted : Aug 22, 2015
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Mazhar Bughio
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