Business
Pakistan spends Rs 79bn on mobile phone imports

Pakistan spends Rs 79bn on mobile phone imports

31-Jul-16
75

KARACHI: Pakistan, having lower Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate than war-affected Afghanistan, spent about Rs 79 billion in the fiscal yea ...

Region
Afghan Taliban delegation visits China to discuss unrest: sources

Afghan Taliban delegation visits China to discuss unrest: sources

30-Jul-16
351

KABUL: A delegation from the Taliban visited China earlier this month to discuss the situation in Afghanistan, where the insurgent ...


Sports
Mendis, Herath seal Sri Lanka win over Australia

Mendis, Herath seal Sri Lanka win over Australia

31-Jul-16
26

PALLEKELE: Sri Lankan spinner Rangana Herath backed up centurion Kusal Mendis’ superlative effort to stun top-ranked Australia by 106 runs in ...

Islamabad
NAB ‘backing’ corrupt elements in MCECHS

NAB ‘backing’ corrupt elements in MCECHS

30-Jul-16
475

ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) is said to have forged nexus with corrupt elements indulged in widespread corrupt practices in Mini ...


Entertainment

Punjab
SCBA seeks task force for safety  of children

SCBA seeks task force for safety of children

30-Jul-16
594

LAHORE: Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) President Barrister Syed Ali Zafar has constituted an emergency committee to enquire into the rising t ...

Sindh
Chandio, Ebad felicitate new CM Murad Ali Shah

Chandio, Ebad felicitate new CM Murad Ali Shah

30-Jul-16
692

KARACHI: Senior leader of Pakistan People's Party (PPP), Moula Bux Chandio, on Friday congratulated Syed Murad Ali Shah on becomin ...


KPK
PESCO brings down line losses by 1%

PESCO brings down line losses by 1%

30-Jul-16
700

PESHAWAR: The Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO) has claimed that line losses have been decreased by one percent in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. < ...

Balochistan
Ex-Nazim of Quetta arrested in corruption case

Ex-Nazim of Quetta arrested in corruption case

29-Jul-16
1239

QUETTA: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Balochistan has detained former Nazim of Quetta, Mir Maqbool Lehri, in a corruption case after his ...