Business
Sri Lanka raises rates to curb consumer spending

Sri Lanka raises rates to curb consumer spending

28-Jul-16
232

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
2282

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


Entertainment

Punjab
Pakistan, India agree to return accidental border crossers safely

Pakistan, India agree to return accidental border crossers safely

29-Jul-16
6

LAHORE: Pakistan Rangers and Indian Border Security Force (BSF) have agreed to encourage local commanders to resolve minor issues ...

Sindh
Murad Ali Shah takes  on Khurram Sher today   

Murad Ali Shah takes on Khurram Sher today  

29-Jul-16
38

  KARACHI: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) candidate Syed Murad Ali Shah is all set to face Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's (PTI) Khurram Sher ...


KPK
Pakistan having  second-most hepatitis patients in the world

Pakistan having second-most hepatitis patients in the world

29-Jul-16
107

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's health facilities across the province lack hepatitis vaccines, a compulsory dose to be given to eve ...

Balochistan
Ex-Nazim of Quetta arrested in corruption case

Ex-Nazim of Quetta arrested in corruption case

29-Jul-16
45

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