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54 dengue patients reported in Punjab

Adviser to Chief Minister on Health Khawaja Salman Rafiq said that an anti-dengue awareness campaign is also underway.

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JI man killed

Three men were sitting outside an estate agency near the JI office in sector-7-D when militants opened fire on them.

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PTI, PAT enjoy foreign support: JUI-F

Haideri said the JUI-F had reservations on the 2013 election but was keeping silent in the interest of democracy.

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Younis confident of World Cup victory

Veteran middle-order batsman Younis Khan has said the green-shirts have great potential to win the 2015 World Cup.

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IFC to invest $67m in Bank Alfalah

It also represents a significant contribution to foreign direct investment in the country, says BAL president.

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Our side of the flood story

Pakistan is far from finding a fix for monsoon flooding, or from minimising loss of life and other damage.

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Six polio cases confirmed

The cases confirmed on Thursday bring the number of cases reported in the country this year to 164.

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Indus in low flood at Guddu

Indus River moving ahead with low flood at Guddu barrage, where the inflow is 309,373 cusecs and outflow 283,500 cusecs.

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PTV’s somersault irks PCB

PTV switched to relaying India's CL Twenty20 matches violating its agreement to telecast Haier T20 Cup matches live.

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Benn helps Windies inflict defeat on BD

Benn took 5 wickets and Jerome Taylor reached the milestone of 100 Test wickets as Bangladesh suffered a 296-run defeat.

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Power sector owes Rs186bn to PSO

Under the agreement with private power producers, it was not mandatory for PSO to supply oil on credit.

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Cash crunch stifles T-bills auction

The govt could raise Rs4.8bn against the target of Rs100bn for three-month T-bills, bids for six-month were rejected.

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DGK Cement earns Rs6bn profit

The earnings represented improvement of 8 per cent over the PAT at Rs5.502bn and eps at Rs12.56 the previous year.

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Pakistani fabrics exhibition in Paris

This is 35th edition of Taxworld being held in Paris, 881 ex­­hibitors are participating from all over the world.

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ADB to support Bhasha dam project

The Diamer-Bhasha is an important project for managing water resources in Pakistan and ADB assured of all help.

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FDI falls by 37pc in July-Aug

The portfolio investment, however, surged by 216 per cent during July-August, jumping to $122m from $38m.

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Cabinet okays sale of 10pc OGDCL shares

The offering to international investors will be done through a circular, fully compliant to the US Securities Act 1933.

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ADB extends support

ADB offered its expertise to Pakistan to deal with natural calamities.

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Stocks settle above 30,000-level

On Friday, foreign investors bought $8.34 million worth stocks taking the week’s inflow to $18.6m.