Pakistan

Without the leaders

For many, the leadership’s personal tours abroad signify a kind of retreat

Pakistan

Larger bench sought for Model Town case

The full bench directed the registrar office to place the case file before the chief justice for appropriate orders.

Newspaper

Berlusconi dreams of political comeback

Acquittal in a high-profile sex-for-hire case boosts former Italian PM’s determination to revive his political career

Newspaper

Rs20m collected for IDPs

Pakistan XI beat Multan Tigers, captained by Inzamam, by 16 runs in the exhibition match for IDPs.

Newspaper

James Rodriguez joins Real Madrid

No details of the fee for Rodriguez were disclosed but media reports said it was around 80 million eu­ros.

Pakistan

Dubai airport issues warning to PIA

The warnings relate to PIA's failure to adhere to the time slot allocated to it and the "change of aircraft."

Pakistan

PTI slams Israel’s Gaza aggression

Israel had indulged in state terrorism against the people of Gaza and abused the principle of self-defence: Khan.

Sport

Marsh, Harris out of Pakistan series

It's a pretty significant injury. We don't see it much in cricket; it's more common in baseball: Cricket Australia

Newspaper

PBCC announces central contracts

At least blind cricketers should be provided central contracts equivalent to women which is up to Rs50,000: Razzaq.

Newspaper

Dravid to play for MCC against HK

Dravid, who played 164 Tests and 345 One-day Inter­nationals for India, has a long association with the MCC.

Newspaper

Bulls toss stocks to all-time high

The heavyweight OGDCL posted good gains of R5.01, which alone accounted for addition of around 85 points to the index.

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20pc decline in export of services

Export of services fell to $4.947 billion in July-May 2014 against $6.249bn over the corresponding period of last year.

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C/A deficit rises despite high inflows

State Bank revealed that rising imbalances on every front pushed up the deficit despite high inflows during the year.

Sport

Win vindicates Amla’s gamble

South Africa’s first permanent non-white skipper made a gamble when he declared his team’s second innings at 206-6

Pakistan

Punjab seeks $350m from ADB

The programme will address three core causes of strategic vision and urban planning, resources and financing.

Pakistan

Sindh’s revenue jumps by 20pc

Remarkable performance was noticed in collection from property tax in the fiscal year 2013-14 which increased by 24pc.