Hamid Mir defiant, still accuses ISI of attack

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Police officer Shafiq Tanoli killed in Karachi explosion

Police officer Shafiq Tanoli and three others were killed in a blast near Karachi's old wholesale vegetable market.

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Sethi admits to ECB reservations over Latif appointment

Sethi said he had picked Latif as chief selector despite the fact that he has been a strong supporter of Kaneria.

Pakistan

Four policemen killed in Balochistan's Naseerabad district

Suspected militants killed four policemen in Chahtar tehsil of Balochistan's Naseerabad district, police said.

Pakistan

Indian criticism on Pakistan's institutions baseless: FO

FO spokeswoman Tasneem Aslam said cooperation between Iran and India regarding energy was their bilateral matter.

Pakistan

Treason case: Musharraf's counsel seeks copy of FIA report

Counsel for Musharraf requested the special court to order the government to provide him with a copy of the FIA report.

Pakistan

Pemra issues show-cause notice to Geo News

Geo News administration told to submit a reply by May 6.

Pakistan

At least 35 suspected militants killed in Khyber

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Pakistan

Pakistan joins the 3G club

Zong wins 4G licence; Mobilink claims 10MHz band for 3G; Ufone, Telenor happy with 5MHz

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Three foreigners dead at Kabul hospital as guard opens fire

The security guard was injured in the incident at the Cure International hospital and detained by police.

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Sethi admits to ECB reservations over Latif appointment

Sethi said he had picked Latif as chief selector despite the fact that he has been a strong supporter of Kaneria.

Pakistan must return to the county circuit

There was at time when Pakistan had as many as five refined county captains in one squad.

Junaid links up with Lancashire again

“He’s had interest from other counties, but his heart is with us,” cricket director Mike Watkinson said,

Ahmed Shehzad tipped to become Pakistan T20 skipper?

According to sources, PCB chairman Najam Sethi is heavily backing the credentials of Ahmed.

Business

Licence auction fetches $1.12bn

The auction of 3G, 4G licences fetched $1.12bn, putting it very close to the expected $1.2bn target set by the govt.

UK to provide £200m for enterprise, asset growth

UK’s Department for International Development will provide £200m for enterprise and asset growth initiative in Pakistan.

Exchange Rates for Currency Notes

CountriesSelling (Rs.)Buying (Rs.)
U.S.A. 99.25 99.50
U.K. 166.30 166.50
City Gold (24-ct) Silver
Karachi 42,171 642.85
Multan 41,580 686.00
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