Pakistan

Nawaz, Raheel meeting concludes

General Raheel takes Nawaz into confidence over discussions held in the corps commanders meeting.

Pakistan

Pims forms two medical boards

Pims spokesman said that 257 injured were admitted to the hospital - 136 men, 36 women and five children.

Pakistan

Political crisis hits rupee

The rupee fell 10 paisas against the dollar in interbank dealings and by 30 paisas in the open market last week

Pakistan

Over 80 activists arrested in Punjab

Police launched a crackdown on PAT and PTI workers after violence erupted in Islamabad and raided offices and houses.

Pakistan

Partial strike observed in city

Traffic remained thin, petrol pumps remained closed in some areas, where commercial activities were also affected.

Pakistan

Oil prices reduced by 1.3 per cent

Govt reduced prices of petroleum products to partially pass on impact of declining oil prices in international market.

World

Afghanistan road crash kills 23

The crash happened Sunday morning on the main highway between the city of Herat and the Iranian border.

World

George Galloway assaulted in London

Spokesman says it appears to be connected with his Israel comments because the guy was shouting about the Holocaust.

Newspaper

US building coalition to fight IS

US in talks with its allies to build an international coalition for a potential joint military action against the IS.

Newspaper

Injured Rohit ruled out

India opener has been ruled out of the remainder of the ODI series in England after suffering a broken finger.

Newspaper

Banks asked to protect consumers

In the wake of the financial crisis, a great deal of attention has turned to the Consumer Protection agenda.

Newspaper

United States steps up sanctions on Iran

The US stepped up its sanctions on Iran, targeting companies and individuals linked to the country’s nuclear programme.

Newspaper

Britain raises terror risk level

Britain raised its terror threat risk level to “severe” on Friday because of fears over the situation in Iraq and Syria.

Newspaper

Tendulkar backs Indian football league

Tendulkar threw his weight behind the upcoming ISL, saying it was the way forward to unearth football talent in India.

Newspaper

Bearish spell continues on stock market

Intra-day, the index had sunk 457 points to its low, before some confidence returned among the institutional players.

Newspaper

Pakistan gets $371m CSF

SBP has received the fund which would help improve the declining foreign exchange reserves of the country.

Newspaper

SECP introducing LLP concept

An LLP is a partnership in which partners have limited liabilities, which means that one is not responsible for another.

Newspaper

Index takes deep plunge of 432 points

Bearish sentiment prevailed on all sectors as investors dumped stocks and switched to other secure investments.

Sport

'Why question Ajmal's action now?'

“It's not fair when they say he's not bowling with a legal action,“ former Pakistan all-rounder Azhar Mahmood said.

Pakistan

PCB decides to postpone Super League

The PCB has decided to postpone its first Super League for not getting healthy bidders and not having enough time.

Newspaper

Stocks extend overnight losses

No settlement of the political crisis pushed investors to take profit near the day’s peak.

Newspaper

New drawback rates on textile export

The FBR has issued another notification to allow new rates of duty drawback to exporters from Jan 1 as well.

Newspaper

Dollar slips to Rs102

The dollar was traded at Rs102 in the inter-bank market till the close.