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July 18, 2018 12:00 AM ACs among 395 officials reshuffled in Punjab

LAHORE: After getting approval from the ECP, the Punjab government has reshuffled 395 officers including assistant commissioners, officers of local government & community development department, tehsildars and naib tehsildars across the province. According to the notification of Services and General Administration Department (S&GAD) Tuesday, as many as 44 ACs and Section

July 14, 2018 11:11 AM Red Warrants for Ishaq Dar issued, SC told

ISLAMABAD: Attorney Genera of Pakistan on Saturday told the Supreme Court that Red Warrants for former finance minister Ishaq Dar has been issued. He said the warrants have been issued by Federal Investigation Agency after getting approval from the Ministry of Interior. The Attorney General told the bench that passport of the PMLN leader has not been cancelled

July 14, 2018 12:00 AM Most senior judge not made part of IHC bench

ISLAMABAD: Senior most judge of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) has not been made part of the only division bench constituted for hearing the cases for the next week-- from July 16 to 20, 2018. The only division of the IHC for the next week comprises two junior most judges of the IHC ie Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani and Justice Miangul Hassan Aurangzeb 3

July 9, 2018 12:00 AM UAE extends compulsory mly service to 16 months

DUBAI: The United Arab Emirates has extended compulsory military service for Emirati men from 12 to 16 months, state news agency WAM reported, amid a three-year involvement in Yemen’s war. The UAE, a federation of seven emirates with a mostly expatriate population, is a key member of a Saudi-led military coalition that intervened in Yemen in 2015 against

July 8, 2018 12:00 AM Weinstein Co sales price increased

NEW YORK: The Weinstein Co, its buyer and creditors on Friday said they reached a deal to increase the bankrupt film studio´s sales price by $2 million, to $289 million, to ensure the deal goes through. Robert Del Genio, a senior managing director of business advisory firm FTI Consulting who is serving as Weinstein Co´s chief restructuring officer, said in statement 1

July 6, 2018 12:00 AM SC reserves judgment in Qasmi appointment case

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) has reserved judgment in the case of appointment of Attaul Haq Qasmi as the former MD of the state-run PTV. A three-member SC bench presided over by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar took up for hearing Attaul Haq Qasmi’s appointment as MD of the state-run TV on Thursday. The counsel for Pervaiz Rashid 1

July 5, 2018 12:00 AM NAB suspends arrests for now

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Wednesday announced not to make any arrests of politicians contesting the general elections until July 25. The NAB, while announcing that it has nothing to with the elections, deferred the inquires against the former foreign minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif, former minister of state for finance Rana Muhammad 12

June 30, 2018 12:00 AM Novartis plans spinoff of Alcon, $5bln share buyback

Geneva: Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis said Friday it planned to cut loose its Alcon eye care division, and aimed to buy back $5.0 billion of its own shares by the end of 2019. Novartis said that by spinning off Alcon, it would be able to better focus on its pharmaceutical business. At the same time, Alcon "would become a publicly traded global 3

June 29, 2018 12:00 AM M Saleem appointed as Pemra Chairman

ISLAMABAD: Muhammad Saleem is appointed as Chairman Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) on contract basis, for a period of four years, in terms of Section 7(1) of Pemra (Amendment) Act, 2007 as amended Pemra (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018, with immediate effect and until further orders. He is appointed in pursuance of the orders of the Supreme

June 26, 2018 12:00 AM EU divided over Balkan accession

LUXEMBOURG: The European Union is divided over whether to allow membership talks with Albania and Macedonia as anti-immigration sentiment rises in the bloc, but Nato is ready to welcome Skopje into the Western military alliance. With broad support for membership talks from other EU governments and the European Commission, Albania and Macedonia hope Europe 1