Business
Pakistan spends Rs 79bn on mobile phone imports

Pakistan spends Rs 79bn on mobile phone imports

31-Jul-16
159

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
386

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
149

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

Islamabad
Illegal accesses to Kashmir Highway a challenge for CDA

Illegal accesses to Kashmir Highway a challenge for CDA

31-Jul-16
3

ISLAMABAD: The illegal construction in right bank of the Kashmir Highway is continue from Golara Morr to the traffic signal of sector G-11; whereas ...


Entertainment

Punjab
Won’t tolerate laxity in management of floods, warns CM

Won’t tolerate laxity in management of floods, warns CM

31-Jul-16
75

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has directed the concerned federal and provincial departments to complete all preparations in view of ...

Sindh
Siyal loses Home Ministry as new cabinet swears in

Siyal loses Home Ministry as new cabinet swears in

31-Jul-16
116

KARACHI: Sindh Governor Dr Ishratul Ebad Khan on Saturday administered oath to nine provincial ministers – part of the new cabinet of Chief M ...


KPK
KP allocated minimal share of education funds to poor and rural areas

KP allocated minimal share of education funds to poor and rural areas

31-Jul-16
127

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government has allocated a minimal share of education funds to the poor and the rural areas as compared to th ...

Balochistan
Balochistan PA adopts  resolution against  load shedding

Balochistan PA adopts resolution against load shedding

31-Jul-16
86

Quetta: The Balochistan Assembly adopted a resolution and also saw an introduction to a government bill on Saturday during the third sitting of 31s ...