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Even checkout scanners make mistakes

4.08pc of the prices picked up by retail-store scanners are wrong, about twice the error rate considered acceptable... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:19am

World economies

Switzerland is a modern market economy with low unemployment and a highly skilled labour force Updated Dec 22, 2014 08:08am

Why are wages rising slowly?

The growing size of US businesses may be one reason wages are growing by the sluggish annual rate of 2pc even though... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:19am

Rupee gains against dollar

The dollar depreciated by around six paisas in the interbank market and by 65 paisas in the open market last week Published Dec 22, 2014 06:19am

How To...

Think before hitting reply to your next email People today expect an instantaneous reply to any message. But you... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:19am

Bank investments up

The central bank further reduced rates on the fresh issue of Pakistan Investment Bonds on December 17. Updated Dec 22, 2014 07:45am

6am is the best time for surgery

Most hospital workers more or less ignored hand-washing policies — and compliance declined sharply over the course... Published Dec 22, 2014 06:19am

Assault on Pakistan

Peshawar incident wasn’t just a cowardly attack on a school; it was an assault on Pakistan, its freedom, and its future Published Dec 21, 2014 11:54am

Indo-Pak theatre play

Good news. A theatre play to promote peace and friendship between Pakistan and India is in the offing. The play... Published Dec 21, 2014 06:46am

Depp and a portrait of the Duchess

I bet you didn’t know that Johnny Depp was an art buff. Not a regular art buff, mind you. He is a little weird.... Published Dec 21, 2014 06:46am

Advice: Heart-broken

Dear Khala, I am 23-year-old girl and I am going out with a 26-year-old boy. Earlier, this boy was engaged for two... Published Dec 21, 2014 06:46am

How To...

Forge new territory. Assign a rookie to tackle a tough challenge or new opportunity Updated Dec 15, 2014 07:47am

Men are quicker at parking

Men are 35pc faster and 2.4pc more accurate than women at parking cars overall, with the differences even more... Published Dec 15, 2014 06:22am

Congestion begets congestion

A study of fitting-room congestion in a retail clothing chain shows that adding just one employee per store to fetch... Published Dec 15, 2014 06:22am