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Rupee touches record low against dollar in inter-bank trade

Rupee touches record low against dollar in inter-bank trade

The rupee was in free fall in the inter-bank market on Tuesday morning as it shed more than Rs11 against the US dollar over fears that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) conditions for a loan will further devalue the Pakistani currency. The rupee went past Rs138 to a dollar during the day’s trading session. Traders said fears […]

India’s rupee hits new record low as RBI holds rates

India’s rupee hits new record low as RBI holds rates

MUMBAI (AFP) – India’s rupee breached 74 to the dollar for the first time ever on Friday as the country’s central bank surprised analysts by holding interest rates.Economists had expected the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to hike its key rate as Asia’s third-largest economy grapples with a plummeting currency and soaring oil prices.But the […]

Hamilton equals Schumacher’s record with Italian Grand Prix win

Hamilton equals Schumacher’s record with Italian Grand Prix win

MONZA: Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton equalled Michael Schumacher’s record of five Italian Grand Prix wins on Sunday (September 2) and left Ferrari feeling the pain once again in their own backyard in Monza. The Briton and Sebastian Vettel, his closest title rival now 30 points behind, collided on the opening lap with the German […]

Zaman, Imam set new record for Pakistan’s highest-ever partnership in ODIs

Zaman, Imam set new record for Pakistan’s highest-ever partnership in ODIs

Pakistan are 282-0 at the end of 39 overs in the fourth match of their five-match ODI series against Zimbabwe in Bulawayo. The left-handed pairing of Fakhar Zaman and Imamul Haq have broken the record of Pakistan’s highest partnership in ODI cricket for any wicket. The pair surpassed the previous record of 263 runs, set […]

A broken record

A broken record

IMRAN Khan will presumably move one step closer to realising his ‘dream’ of becoming Pakistan’s prime minister when Nawaz and Maryam fly back into the country today to face a fate unknown. Father and daughter put on brave faces during their London news conference Wednesday, saying they would go to jail in the interests of Pakistan’s long-suffering […]

England and New Zealand shatter women’s T20 record against luckless South Africa

England and New Zealand shatter women’s T20 record against luckless South Africa

LONDON; England posted a new women’s Twenty20 international record of 250 for three against South Africa at Taunton on Wednesday — just hours after New Zealand had done the same thing to the Proteas at the same ground. The three sides are taking part in a triangular tournament where teams will play ‘double-headers’. It was […]

Zia’s letter cannot be made part of judicial record as evidence: Maryam

Zia’s letter cannot be made part of judicial record as evidence: Maryam

ISLAMABAD:Ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz said that the letter of Panama Joint Investigation Team (JIT) head Wajid Zia that was submitted on July 3, 2017 cannot be made part of judicial record as evidence in Avenfield reference. During the hearing headed by Justice Mohammad Bashir, Maryam Nawaz recorded her statement, saying that the […]

Avenfield reference: Maryam Nawaz continues to record statement in court

Avenfield reference: Maryam Nawaz continues to record statement in court

ISLAMABAD :Ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz has continued to record her statement in response to questionnaire given by accountability court in Avenfield reference today (Friday). During the hearing headed by Justice Mohammad Bashir, Maryam Nawaz said that her brother Hussain Nawaz owns London flats and Nelson and Nescon Company. It’s true that we […]

Sharif Family To Record Statements in Avenfield Ref Today

Sharif Family To Record Statements in Avenfield Ref Today

Islamabad:Hearing of Avenfield Reference to resume today, former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Capt (retd) Safdar are expected to record statements today. The Avenfield reference, pertaining to the Sharif family’s London properties, is among three filed against Sharif family by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) last year on the Supreme Court’s […]

Australian breaks world record with Everest summit

Australian breaks world record with Everest summit

KATHMANDU: An Australian climber reached the top of Mount Everest Monday, becoming the fastest person to summit the highest mountain on each of the world´s seven continents. Steve Plain conquered Everest 117 days after he reached the peak of Mount Vinson — the highest mountain in Antarctica — breaking the previous seven-summit speed record by […]