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Mobile card tax suspension to cost national exchequer Rs123 bn

Mobile card tax suspension to cost national exchequer Rs123 bn

ISLAMABAD ;Supreme Court’s order pertaining to suspension of tax charges on mobile card will be applicable from today (Thursday) as users will be able to charge full amount on mobile top-up. According to sources of telecom industry, tax exemption for the mobile users will be applicable on all phone calls including prepaid, postpaid cards and […]

A doctor called his broker during a delivery. It will cost $33.8 million.

A doctor called his broker during a delivery. It will cost $33.8 million.

Desk Report MIAMI, FLA. Marla Dixon was in the final stage of labor and ready to deliver a baby boy when the obstetrician arrived at her bedside at North Shore Medical Center in Miami. It was not a high-risk pregnancy. But over the next 90 minutes, the doctor made a series of missteps that led […]

Lives half-lived: The hidden cost of Kashmir conflict

Lives half-lived: The hidden cost of Kashmir conflict

By AFP MUZZAFARABAD:  Muhammad Ashraf’s eyes fill with tears, overwhelmed by grief and joy all at once, as he recounts being reunited with his family 26 years after they were torn apart by militancy in disputed Kashmir. “My son was 12 years old when we separated. Now my grandson is 16,” he told AFP of […]

Harassment may cost three KP prosecutors job

Harassment may cost three KP prosecutors job

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa home and tribal affairs department has recommended the sacking of three prosecution directorate officials deported from Thailand recently over ‘sexual harassment and inappropriate behaviour’. A case in this respect has been sent to the chief secretary’s office for action, officials of the home department and directorate of prosecution told Dawn on […]