The index gained 1.06 per cent on the back of continued interest in blue chip stocks and appreciation in Pakistani rupee
For the month, India's BSE index is the second-largest gainer in Asia in dollar terms, after Pakistan’s KSE.
A massive search in a 50-nautical mile radius is underway to locate Malaysian Airlines plane that vanished 3 days ago
Asian shares fell after poor economic data from China; revised Japan figures showed slower-than-expected 2013 growth.
The killings claimed the lives of head constable Manzoor Ahmed and Balochistan Constabulary constable Muhammad Azam.
Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian Jordanian who allegedly tried to snatch a soldier's weapon at the Jordan border.
PTI has named its MPA from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Gulzar Khan to represent it in the government committee.
Meanwhile, the SC was disappointed by a report submitted by the IGP Islamabad over the incident which claimed 11 lives.
At least 50 New People's Army (NPA) rebels overwhelmed a small group of policemen at the police station at Matano.
He said the government and the Taliban would have to come together, adding that dialogue was the only workable option.
West Indies returned to winning ways in the shortest variety, defeating England by 27 runs in the first T20.
The Supreme Court on Monday gave the federal government until March 14 to present Tasif Ali.
“There's a disappointment that we couldn't win the [Asia Cup] final, but the morale of the team is very good.”
The court sentenced him to death after convicting him of trafficking four kilograms of heroin in the Gulf country.
The three-day anti-polio campaign is being carried out in Quetta, Pishin, Qila Abdullah, Zhob and Sherani districts.
The popular Key said he wanted to give New Zealanders plenty of notice about when the vote would take place.
Nawaz Sharif was given a briefing in Mithi over the drought and famine condition in Tharparkar district of Sindh.
Bodies of two girls bearing torture marks were recovered from Karachi’s Super Highway and Garden areas.
Taliban vowed to target the election, urging their fighters to attack polling staff, voters and security forces
China's state-run media lashed out at Malaysia as nearly two-thirds of 239 people aboard MH370 were from China.
US accused Libyan separatists of theft after they loaded oil onto a [N. Korean tanker] for a second consecutive day.
The boat smuggling dozens of African migrants “overturned off the coast of Beer Ali,” in the southern Shabwa province.
The greenback fell below the Rs104-mark in interbank dealings and the Rs103-mark in the open market.
Govt is aggressively marketing in order to increase forex reserves, while claiming early signs of economic recovery.
PPP legislator from drought-hit district said high number of deaths reported in his constituency was a “normal matter”.
Malik Baloch returned home after a week-long visit to London where some Baloch leaders, have been living for years.
Arab foreign ministers said such a move would undermine the rights of Palestinian refugees.
"I won't be picking up a bat for that country. If am going to play for anyone, it would be the Proteas."
Officials say bombings killed nine Afghan civilians in Helmand province.
Afghanistan's powerful vice president, Marshal Mohammad Qasim Fahim, died of natural causes on Sunday.
The students, including four Kashmiris, were expelled for supporting Pakistan against India in the Asia Cup match.
Pakistan's bowling attack has left the team management much to ponder as the attention now shifts to the World T20.
A suicide bomber rammed his vehicle into a checkpoint in Hilla city, killing 32 persons and wounding 40 others.
Malaysia is investigating four names on the flight manifest of an airliner that vanished with 239 people aboard.
A study on GSP+ scheme suggested that this duty regime will not suffice alone to secure sustainable market access to EU.
“It is just beginning of a very bad and long summer,” says an official of Pakistan Electric Power Company (Pepco).
Thirimanne hit a magnificent century to help Sri Lanka thump defending champions Pakistan by five wickets in the final.
Stocks consolidated the week long gains on Friday with the KSE-100 index closing up by 49.70 points at 26,892.23.
Govt will include suggestions of all stakeholders, particularly the cellular mobile operators, prior to the 3G auction.
SECP proposed the DSS so retail investors can settle their trades directly through CDC/NCCPL, without involving brokers.
Pakistan’s fiscal deficit in first eight months of this fiscal year amounted to Rs832 billion or 3.2pc of the GDP.
The bids for acquisition of 10 narrow body aircraft for PIA were opened in the presence of the media on Friday.
The US generated 175,000 jobs in February, a modest rebound from two disappointing, weather-beaten months.
The increase is attributed to receipts of US$74 million from multilateral, bilateral and other official sources.
Overall consolidation was seen in the market while profit taking was seen in oil exploration companies and cement stocks
“To me, being consistent is the main thing...through my own style and there is no reason why I should change.”
“If Sri Lanka and Pakistan got together to work against these policies, I am sure we could have made a big impact.”
Chelsea have an opportunity to open up a seven-point lead at the top of the Premier League this weekend.
The injury disrupts Arsenal's title challenge and England's preparations for the upcoming World Cup.
Sri Lanka, who will meet Pakistan in Saturday's final, overcame some early hiccups to win by three wickets.
“It is the greatest feeling of happiness, joy and pride to be able to score the goal and win a World Cup.”
A witness on the scene after Pistorius shot his girlfriend told a court he feared the star might have killed himself.
After the tendering of his apology, Lahore police assured that the case against the star would be taken back.
The 80-year-old Hanif underwent a cancer surgery in London last year to remove the right lobe of his liver.
Harris took the last two wickets as South Africa came within five overs of saving the third Test on a dramatic day.