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All provinces, except Sindh, fail to boost tax revenues

All provinces, except Sindh, fail to boost tax revenues

ISLAMABAD:The share of provincial taxes in total revenues has slipped to only 11% in the first quarter as all the federating units, except for Sindh, could not boost revenues, increasing their reliance on National Finance Commission (NFC) transfers to meet expenditures.From July through September of the current fiscal year, the four provinces cumulatively collected Rs88.6 […]

PM assures govt will maintain merit in all depts

PM assures govt will maintain merit in all depts

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday said nepotism and corruption had marred government institutions and the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government is pursuing policies of merit and transparency in recruitment process throughout all government departments.Addressing the launch ceremony of four new trains here at the PM Office, the prime minister said it is the people who bear […]

The real life ‘Veer-Zaara’ couple who defied all odds

The real life ‘Veer-Zaara’ couple who defied all odds

KARACHI: More often than not, Bollywood classics seem like a fairytale. In real life, there’s no Raj waiting for his Simran to palat and leaves don’t fly when you feel your loved one is close by like in Mohabbatein. Likewise, one wouldn’t expect Veer-Zaara to resemble someone’s life either. But much like the Indo-Pak romance of Raj Aryan (Shah Rukh Khan) and […]

Pakistan France bilateral Relations improving in all sectors

Pakistan France bilateral Relations improving in all sectors

Paris, November 13, 2018. A 10-member delegation of 109th National Management Course of Pakistan called on the Ambassador of Pakistan to France Mr. Moin ul Haque at the Embassy of Pakistan to France in Paris yesterday. The Ambassador gave the visiting delegation a briefing about Pakistan and France bilateral relations. He said that the two […]

Parliament is ‘mother’ of all state institutions: Khursheed Shah

Parliament is ‘mother’ of all state institutions: Khursheed Shah

ISLAMABAD  – Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Khursheed Shah on Wednesday said that the parliament is not merely a place for debates as it is meant to enact laws for the country.While addressing the National Assembly (NA) session, Shah termed parliament as ‘mother’ of state institutions, adding that PPP has been fighting for the supremacy […]

Tech talk: Housing for all

Tech talk: Housing for all

Imagine a house that you could just pack up and move between cities or countries. Sounds too good to be true? Not if you believe ModulusTech, a Karachi-based startup, which is claiming to offer exactly that. To be clear, the house in question is not your usual double-storey bungalow with a backyard and verandah. It’s […]

ECP issues final result lists; Notifications for all 5 seats Imran Khan contested on withheld

ECP issues final result lists; Notifications for all 5 seats Imran Khan contested on withheld

The ECP today notified the final results for the general election, issuing a list of winning MNAs. The results of 14 constituencies have been withheld. Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan, however, is not on the list of final candidates as poll results from his constituencies ─ NA-35 (Bannu), NA-53 (Islamabad-II), NA-95 (Mianwali-I), NA-131 (Lahore-IX), […]

All torched GB schools to to be opened by September 1 to ‘defeat the terrorists’: official

All torched GB schools to to be opened by September 1 to ‘defeat the terrorists’: official

The government of Gilgit-Baltistan on Monday decided that classes will resume on September 1 at all schools of Diamer district, including those attacked by extremists last week. “The government has decided to reopen the educational institutions to defeat the terrorists,” GB government spokesman Faizullah Faraq told DawnNewsTV. The government has directed officials of the schools and […]

Review: For Chicken’s Sake hits all the right notes with its organic chicken

Review: For Chicken’s Sake hits all the right notes with its organic chicken

You’d think with Nando’s and Rowtessrie, Karachi wold be done with grilled chicken. However, the food industry has been booming with new grilled chicken joints like Barcelos and Peri Peri Chicken which had me wondering if grilled chicken is a new comeback food trend for 2018. I get it though, Karachi has been on a […]

President Mamnoon Hussain and President Xi Jinping agreed to strengthen all weather strategic cooperative partnership between Pakistan and China

President Mamnoon Hussain and President Xi Jinping agreed to  strengthen all weather strategic cooperative partnership between Pakistan and China

By Asghar Ali Mubarak, June 09, 2018 President Mamnoon Hussain and President Xi Jinping agreed to further strengthen all weather strategic cooperative partnership between Pakistan and China President Mamnoon Hussain held a bilateral meeting with the Chinese President Xi Jinping on 9 June 2018 at Qingdao, China. President of Pakistan is visiting China at the invitation […]

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