23 August, 2014 / Shawwal 26, 1435

Nasir Jamal

Eying economy’s future

“Whether the protestors succeed in forcing the government out or not, the impact of the recent events on the economy

Punjab’s debt reduction mode

The major success in cutting the debt burden on provincial resources was achieved because of significant improvement...

Footprints: No space for Ahmadis

Jamaat-i-Ahmadiyya leaders say that the police didn’t budge when a 3,000-strong mob vandalised and burnt their homes

Corporate investment in retail sector

“There is a visible change in consumer spending patterns. The new retail formats are replacing the old trend of street

Footprints: Danger at PM's doorstep

Officials say the house was possibly a base for planning an attack on Jati Umra — the nearby estate of PM Nawaz Sharif

Online shopping catching up

The internet has significantly changed the way the retail business is done in many parts of the globe; now it’s...

Footprints: Factories of death

Abdullah’s village has lost nine of its sons to silicosis. All worked in the stone-crushing industry.

Negotiating a fresh NFC award

The provinces are upset they have to cut their development spending to provide cash surpluses to the centre.

Punjab’s unsubdued challenges

Government departments lack quality and timely data which makes performance tracking difficult and weakens accountabilit

Upturn in tractor industry

‘The reduction in the sales tax will save farmers Rs30,000 on a small tractor and Rs90,000 on the large one’