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July 17, 2018 12:00 AM Raees Paracha given additional charge of Banking Ombudsman

Karachi: The Federal Government has given the additional charge of Banking Ombudsman to Muhammad Raeesuddin Paracha. On assumption of the charge of Banking Ombudsman Muhammad Raeesuddin Paracha has visited Islamabad, Lahore and Peshawar Offices for hearing of the cases. Muhammad Raeesuddin Paracha attended Forum of Pakistan Ombudsman conference organized

July 17, 2018 12:00 AM Special force constable martyred in Dir encounter

DIR: A special police force constable was martyred and another injured in an encounter in Merashpati area here on Monday, police sources said. The sources said that acting on a tip-off about the presence of the proclaimed offender, Dilaram, the police conducted a raid on his hideout. The outlaw opened fire on the police in which two cops were injured

July 16, 2018 12:00 AM KP CM orders land provision for Chitral cancer hospital

PESHAWAR: Caretaker Chief Minister Justice (r) Dost Muhammad Khan has directed to immediately provide 50 kanals of public land required by Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission for establishment of a model cancer hospital in Chitral. He said that Chitral was comparatively a backward district. The government should have to provide efficient healthcare and educational

July 13, 2018 12:00 AM Supreme Court for evacuating illegally possessed govt houses

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Housing secretary and Islamabad IGP to chalk out, in two weeks, a strategy for removing illegal possession of government residences and submit compliance report. A two member bench of the apex court, headed by the chief justice heard a case regarding illegal possession of government residences. The additional 2

July 13, 2018 12:00 AM ‘Ill-planned’ Haj flight operation PIA feared to suffer huge loss

PESHAWAR: The crisis-hit Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) may suffer a huge loss due to 'ill-planning' of the management for the forthcoming Haj flight operation, sources said. The PIA did not acquire planes on lease for the Haj flight operation to be started shortly. "And now the national flag carrier is going to cancel/reschedule flights for Europe 2

July 12, 2018 8:04 AM SC bars FIA from summoning Zardari, Faryal Talpur in money laundering case

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Federeal Investigation Agency not to summon Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur before general election. The orders came during suo motu hearing of reports about a multi-billion rupee money laundering scam. Senior lawyer Farooq H. Naek represented Zardari in the apex court which said the case could 3

July 12, 2018 12:59 AM Trade gap hits record $37.7bn

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s trade deficit widened to an all-time high of $37.7 billion in the outgoing fiscal year, contributing to the rising current account deficit of the country. The deficit soared almost 16 per cent during the 2017-18, posing a serious challenge for the government to control the menace of rising current account deficit, according to official 5

July 11, 2018 12:00 AM Switzerland launches WTO action

GENEVA: Switzerland has launched a complaint at the World Trade Organization against U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminium, it said on Tuesday, the eighth WTO member to start such a challenge. "From Switzerland´s point of view, the additional duties, which according to the U.S. have been introduced to protect national security, are unjustified," the statement 1

July 8, 2018 2:15 AM Emirates’ A380 special flight lands at IIA today

RAWALPINDI: The Dubai-based Emirates Airlines will operate one of the world’s largest double-deck passenger airplanes – A380 – to the new Islamabad International Airport (IIA) on July 8, the airlines announced. A press release issued by the airlines said the one-off A380 flight EK-2524 would depart from Dubai on July 8 at 8am and arrive at the IIA at 1210pm. Emirates 1

July 7, 2018 1:53 AM NAB fails to arrest Safdar, plans to get warrants

ISLAMABAD: The Natio­nal Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Friday failed to arrest any of the Sharifs after the pronouncement of the accountability court’s verdict in the Avenfield property reference despite having received an original certified copy of the judgement. While former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz were in the United 6