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Country attracts $11.96 billion net FDI during last 5 years

Country attracts $11.96 billion net FDI during last 5 years

ISLAMABAD (APP) – The country attracted US $11.96 billion worth of net Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) during previous five years from, 2013 to 2018.Year wise data shows that during 2012-13, net inflow of FDI was recorded at US $1.456 billion, while during 2013-14, the net FDI was recorded at $1.699 billion, and in 2014-15, the […]

NAB seeks LRH’s financial records for two years

NAB seeks LRH’s financial records for two years

PESHAWAR: The top anti-corruption watchdog in the province has asked a top medical teaching institute and tertiary care hospital to provide records after reports of financial misappropriation and misuse of authority surfaced.The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) chapter of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has written a letter to the finance director of the medical teaching institute (MTI) at […]

Bill Cosby, in cuffs, imprisoned for up to 10 years for sexual assault

Bill Cosby, in cuffs, imprisoned for up to 10 years for sexual assault

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) – Bill Cosby was marched out of court in shackles on Tuesday after a judge branded him a “predator” and sentenced him to between three and 10 years in prison for sexual assault, capping the downfall of the once-beloved comedian known as “America’s Dad.”Cosby, 81, was found guilty in April of three […]

Police wake up to abuse of forest guard after three years

Police wake up to abuse of forest guard after three years

BAHAWALPUR: The Yazman Saddar police provided justice on Saturday, after three years, to guard Muhammad Asif, of the Forest Department, who was seen being beaten ruthlessly by timber mafia in a video footage doing the rounds on social media. The police said they had arrested Zahid Iqbal Hinjra, the ringleader of the timber mafia and […]

Obama speech to mark 100 years since Mandela’s birth

Obama speech to mark 100 years since Mandela’s birth

Former United States president Barack Obama will deliver a speech to a crowd of 15,000 people in South Africa on Tuesday as the centrepiece of celebrations marking 100 years since Nelson Mandela’s birth. Obama has made relatively few public appearances since leaving the White House in 2017, but he has often credited Mandela for being […]

Will clean Karachi in 6 months, resolve water issue within 3 years: Shehbaz

Will clean Karachi in 6 months, resolve water issue within 3 years: Shehbaz

KARACHI ;Former Chief Minister of Punjab Shehbaz Sharif on Monday said that arrangements for clean Karachi and water availability at homes will be done within 6 months and 3 years respectively. In his address to a gathering of traders in Karachi, Shehbaz said that sit- ins caused loss to the country however, load shedding issue […]

Moments from the past five years when political temperatures rose inside the NA

Moments from the past five years when political temperatures rose inside the NA

The National Assembly witnessed a tumultuous past five years during which various political parties engaged in heated arguments over controversial issues leading to several politically significant events both inside and outside the House.Starting from the 2014 sit-in led by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf against alleged rigging during the 2013 General elections, the National Assembly saw some […]

Mahathir to stay up to two years as Malaysia leader, no deal for Najib

Mahathir to stay up to two years as Malaysia leader, no deal for Najib

KUALA LUMPUR :Malaysia’s 92-year-old new leader Mahathir Mohamad said he expects to stay as prime minister for up to two years and vowed not to cut any deals to keep his predecessor out of jail for alleged corruption. Mahathir told the Wall Street Journal he would be in power for one to two years — […]

MQM Did Nothing Except Target Killing For 33 Years: Shah

MQM Did Nothing Except Target Killing For 33 Years: Shah

Sukkur : The opposition leader in National Assembly and PPP senior leader Khursheed Shah slammed MQM-B leader Khalid Maqbool speech against PPP and retaliated that MQM had the part of federal and provincial government for 33 years, however they did not even set up any single university. Talking to journalists after attending a ceremony in […]

India grants land ownership rights to refugees who fled Pakistan 70 years ago

India grants land ownership rights to refugees who fled Pakistan 70 years ago

Refugees in India s western state of Maharashtra have been granted land ownership rights 70 years after fleeing what is now Pakistan, officials said. The move is part of a wider push to give more rights to certain refugee groups in different parts of India. About 3 million refugees from the Sindh and Punjab provinces in […]

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