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UBL earns Rs7.5bn

Earnings are up by 15 per cent quarter-on-quarter and 37pc on a year-on-year basis. Updated Apr 25, 2015 11:01am

Modaraba regulations

Regulations aim to provide a level-playing field to modarabas with all other participants of non-bank financial sector. Updated Apr 25, 2015 10:54am

Mailbox

A break is important THIS is regarding the story “A break is important” by Asra Arshad (YW, March 28, 2015). The... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:41am

The weekly weird

World’s biggest rabbit gets ready to give up his title — to his own giant son!WE are not talking about little... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:41am

Spotlight

Something’s fishy in the diet!WANNA be like your favourite wrestler/actor Dwayne, the Rock Johnson? Then you have... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:41am

Did you know? facts!

Hills of iceICE hummocks can form when sea floes, or floating masses of ice, crush against each other and create... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:41am

Word of the week

WORDS are very powerful — so become empowered by enhancing your vocabulary! Check out this week’s word ‘Food... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:41am

Blast from the past

Chernobyl disasterApril 26, 1986THE Chernobyl disaster is considered to be the worst nuclear power plant disaster in... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:41am

Sabeen Mahmud — a profile

Sabeen was a woman of many talents that mostly revolved around creating digital platforms for arts and culture. Published Apr 25, 2015 06:41am

Imported wheat seized

KARACHI: The customs authorities have confiscated 419.56 million tonnes of wheat imported from Ukraine for being... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:41am

PTCL profits

PTCL has been advertising high profits for the past one year, which is ironic as it is making profits worth $800... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Iqbal’s dream

AFTER the completion of the burial ceremony of poet-philosopher Allama Iqbal, an English officer said: “Today, you... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Gagging people

THIS refers to news regarding the approval of a ‘Cyber crime bill’ by a standing committee of parliament before... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

University Road

THIS refers to the pathetic condition of University Road in Karachi. It is surprising that this road is being ... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Strikes and doctors

IT is important to remember that strikes just don’t happen, they are caused. Since strikes in Pakistan are getting... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Unruly lawyers

LAWYERS in Peshawar called for a two-day strike because a bomb was defused by the police in front of a senior... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Democrats: local govt

A LARGER bench of the Lahore High Court in its unanimous judgement on April 17 rightly held that the decision of the... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Athletics today

LAHORE: The Inter-Varsity Athletics Championships will be held at the Wapda Sports Complex here on Satur­day.More... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Ogier takes lead

VILLA PAZ: Reigning world champion Sebastien Ogier won the first special stage in the Rally of Argentina on Thursday... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Mansoor guides KE home

KARACHI: Opener Mansoor Khan played an exceptional knock to help K-Electric score an unconvincing five-wicket ... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Govt College of Science win

LAHORE: The Red Bull Campus Cricket 2015 edition came alive with an incredibly exciting game between National ... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Trump to face Fu

SHEFFIELD: Judd Trump will play Hong Kong’s Marco Fu in the second round of the World Championship following his... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Five-star Taimur excels

LAHORE: Five-goal blitz by Taimur Ali Malik helped Dawood Group crush Sakuf 11-4 in the Copper Polo Cup here on... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Ko grabs one shot lead

SAN FRANCISCO: Defending champion Lydia Ko shot a five-under 67 to seize the early lead at the LPGA Tour’s Swinging Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Gold retreats

LONDON: Gold fell on Friday, on track for a third successive weekly loss as strength in global equities diverted... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Palm oil ends lower

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures failed to hold on to early gains and ended lower on Friday due to a strong... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

Corporate Watch

Adamjee Life assigned positive outlookLAHORE: Pakistan Credit Rating Agency (PACRA) has recently assigned ... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

MWM calls for mediation

KARACHI: The Majlis-i-Wahdat-i-Muslimeen (MWM) on Friday urged the government to play the role of a mediator between... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:40am

METRO EVENTS

DebateUnited Nations has organised a series of interactive debates on its activities at the Pak-China Centre on... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:39am

Two die in road crash

LAHORE: Two people, including a minor, were killed in an accident on Canal Road near Journalist Housing Society on... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:39am

Correction

In a story on these pages on April 18, we wrongly credited a school for adopting Mono, the baby baboon in the Lahore... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:39am

Expat looted

SHEIKHUPURA: An expatriate was deprived of foreign currency, gold ornaments and other valuables on Lahore Road near... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:39am

Cart pusher killed by bus

SAHIWAL: A cart pusher was crushed to death by a bus at Pakpattan Chowk on Friday.Manzoor Ahmed, 24, a resident of... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:39am

Goods train bogies derail

TOBA TEK SINGH: Three bogies of a goods train were derailed between Gojra and Pacca Anna railway stations near... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:39am

British HC calls on Shahbaz

LAHORE: British High Commissioner to Pakistan Philip Barton called on Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif here on Friday... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:39am