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SC reserves verdict in Panamagate case

Opens volume 10 of JIT enquiry report Sophia Siddiqui Islamabad Supreme Court on Friday reserved its verdict in Panamagate case filed against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and...

Health

Reasons you should eat more plums during monsoon

PLUMS are juicy and delicious fruits mostly found during monsoon, i.e., between May and October. Scientifically known as Prunus domestica, these belong to the...

How blue light from your phone may be hurting your eyes

IS your computer or phone use hurting your eyes? Here are the symptoms of eyestrain and tips for cutting down on your exposure to...

Is Cold Brew as Healthy as Regular Coffee?

THERE’S no more refreshing way to get a caffeine kick on a sweltering day than by sipping an iced coffee. And now that so...

Islamabad

Upcoming int’l calligraphy exhibition to promote Islamic legacy: Irfan

World renowned calligraphers to participate in Noon Walqalam Zubair Qureshi Adviser to Prime Minister on National History and Literary Heritage (NH&LH), Irfan Siddiqui Friday said...

French National Order of Merit conferred upon Marvi Memon, Chairperson BISP

City Reporter H.E. Mrs. Martine Dorance, Ambassador of France, conferred prestigious French Award of National Order of Merit, with rank of Officer on Marvi Memon,...

Lahore

FDAs being established at divisional level

Salim Ahmed Provincial Minister for Higher Education, Syed Raza Ali Gillani has said that Faculty Development Academies (FDAs) would be established at divisional level across...

CM condoles death of Pakistan movement worker

Staff Reporter Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has expressed deep sense of sorrow and grief over the death of Irfan Ali Shah, a Pakistan...

Karachi

Sindh govt orders removal of encroachments from Guttar Baghicha land

Staff Reporter The Sindh government has ordered the cancellation of illegal allotments and removal of encroachments at Gutter Baghicha park land in trans-Lyari area of...

Oxford launches special series of books on Pakistan’s 70 years

Staff Reporter The Oxford University Press (OUP) organized the opening of its new bookshop in Dolmen Mall, Clifton, and to celebrate 70th years of Pakistan,...

Economy Watch

Pakistan’s economic outlook on way to turnaround

Amanullah Khan Karachi The global economic outlook remains positive, despite a slight drop in confidence, compared to the last couple of years, according to the latest...

Tremendous investment opportunities in exploration blocks in KP

Ehsan ul Haq THE Province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is rich in Oil & Gas reserves and huge deposits of oil & gas have been discovered...

Islamic Banking and Finance

Philippines planning Islamic finance scheme to rebuild southern city

Manila THE Philippines’s southern Muslim region of Mindanao wants to use an Islamic finance-backed scheme to raise funds in order to recover and rebuild Marawi...

Kazakhstan, Malaysia plant seeds for green Islamic finance

Astana Astana is building on its strong bilateral ties with Kuala Lumpur to nurture the growth of a Shariah compliant green financial system. Having already...

CPEC

CPEC: A Corridor of Opportunities

Twenty-first century economies are increasingly interlinked and there exists an ongoing shift in global economic activity from developed to developing countries. These linkages need...

CPEC: Capacity Building and Employment Generation

Muhammad Adil Sivia Developing countries often rely on agriculture sector as main driver of their economies. Major chunk of labourforce is absorbed by agriculture sector...

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