Business
Sri Lanka raises rates to curb consumer spending

Sri Lanka raises rates to curb consumer spending

28-Jul-16
146

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka raised its key interest rate by 50 basis points on Thursday, saying it was necessary to discourage excessive co ...

Region
Indian Congress leader calls for ‘plebiscite’ in held Kashmir

Indian Congress leader calls for ‘plebiscite’ in held Kashmir

23-Jul-16
2237

NEW DELHI: Indian Congress leader Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia has called for plebiscite in India-held Kashmir, Indian media reported on Friday. ...


Sports
Walker leads flying US start at PGA Championship

Walker leads flying US start at PGA Championship

28-Jul-16
135

SPRINGFIELD, United States: American Jimmy Walker went four under par on his first nine holes to grab the early lead in Thursday's ...

Islamabad
2,369 POs still at large in capital

2,369 POs still at large in capital

28-Jul-16
353

ISLAMABAD: In spite of strict instructions by Ministry of Interior Islamabad Police have failed to apprehend some 2,369 proclaimed ...


Entertainment

Punjab
Qadri arrives, warns another agitation

Qadri arrives, warns another agitation

28-Jul-16
695

LAHORE: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Chairman Tahirul Qadri, while talking to newsmen at the Allama Iqbal International Airport on Wednesday after ...

Sindh
Committee formed to probe into  Rs 200m scam

Committee formed to probe into Rs 200m scam

28-Jul-16
497

KARACHI: Sindh Anti-Corruption Department has constituted a committee with a task to investigate the release of Rs 200 million to ...


KPK
Acute respiratory infection a silent epidemic in Peshawar

Acute respiratory infection a silent epidemic in Peshawar

28-Jul-16
588

PESHAWAR: Acute Respiratory Infection is a disease afflicting large numbers of patients visiting public sector hospitals in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. 33. ...

Balochistan
Langove sent to remand  for another 14 days   

Langove sent to remand for another 14 days  

28-Jul-16
486

QUETTA: Former advisor to Chief Minister Balochistan on Finance, Mir Khalid Langove, has been remanded in the custody of the National Accountabilit ...