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January 21, 2018 12:00 AM Wapda T12 Cricket begins tomorrow

LAHORE: The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) T12 Cricket Tournament for schools will be held from January 22-26 at Arbab Niaz Stadium Peshawar in a bid to improve the standard of fielding in cricket in Pakistan. The tournament will be commenced form Monday with prime focus on fielding. As many as 8 schools of Peshawar namely GHS Pahari 1

January 12, 2018 12:00 AM French credit growth worries ECB

Frankfurt: Members of the European Central Bank´s governing council are concerned that rising private-sector borrowing in France could threaten financial stability, minutes from a December meeting published Thursday showed. "It was remarked that loan growth in the euro area´s second largest economy had seen rather buoyant expansion," according to the minutes 6

January 12, 2018 12:00 AM National electricity plan, new energy policy to boost generation: Leghari

ISLAMABAD: A ‘National Electricity Plan’ along with a new ‘Energy Policy’ was being finalised in collaboration with provinces to help determine demand, supply, and future sources of power generation, a minister said on Thursday. “The policy will play a major role in reducing tariff, which will be based on international competitive bidding,” Awais Ahmed 7

January 12, 2018 12:00 AM Jang Economic Session: Take cautious approach to ventures with China: experts

LAHORE: There is no harm in cementing financial ties with China in the wake of changing relations with the US but concerns of business community and financial experts should be addressed before bringing Chinese Yuan on a par with the US dollar for Sino-Pak trade. These views were expressed by experts in a Jang Economic Session on 'Chinese Yuan vs US Dollar 4

January 10, 2018 12:00 AM Centre responsible for chaos, claims Akhtar Mengal

LAHORE: Former chief minister Balochistan Sadar Akhtar Jan Mengal has held Islamabad responsible for the prevailing political chaos in the province, where PML-N backed Chief Minister Sanaullah Zehri resigned on Tuesday ahead of a no-confidence move. Talking to The News, Mengal, the head of Balochistan National Party (BNP), said that for the last four-and-a-half 2

January 10, 2018 12:00 AM Record uplift work done in Nowshera, claims Nazim

NOWSHERA: District Nazim Liaqat Khattak said on Tuesday the performance of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)-led Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government had inspired the people and they were joining the party in droves. Speaking at a function in Mian Essa area here, he said the popularity graph of the PTI was rising, adding the provincial government was implementing 2

January 10, 2018 12:00 AM Jang Economic Session: ‘US threats an opportunity for self-reliance’

LAHORE: US threats and suspension of aid to Pakistan is a good lesson at national level as it has created an opportunity for country for self-reliance and economic independence and opinion of the nation is united on the issue. These views were expressed by experts at the Jang Economic Session held on ‘What is message of US by suspending grants to Pakistan’ 1

January 9, 2018 12:00 AM Nvidia partners with Uber, Volkswagen in self-driving technology

LAS VEGAS: Nvidia Corp will partner with Uber Technologies Inc and Volkswagen AG as the graphics chipmaker´s artificial intelligence platforms make further gains in the autonomous vehicle industry. The company, which already has partnerships in the industry with companies such as carmaker Tesla and China´s Baidu , makes computer graphics chips and has been expanding 1

January 7, 2018 12:00 AM Sita White, Jemima, Reham and now Bushra!

ISLAMABAD: Imran Khan has started New Year with his third secret wedlock on January 1 at the age of 66 years and he tied the knot with Bushra Bibi to whom he used to visit for spiritual guidance. Imran Khan abstained from replying question of this marriage from the journalists on the occasion of public gathering in Chakwal on Saturday. The Nikah ceremony 10

January 7, 2018 12:00 AM Samsung expects record earnings

SEOUL: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is expected on Tuesday to forecast a record quarterly profit in the fourth quarter, as a world hungry for processing power and high-tech smartphones snaps up its semiconductors and screens. While a stronger won and falling NAND chip prices could take some shine off the performance, most analysts are tipping a strong 2