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August 10, 2018 1:10 PM Imran hopes for 'resumption of talks' in meeting with Indian high commissioner

PM-in-waiting Imran Khan on Friday pushed for the "resumption of talks between Pakistan and India" when the latter's High Commissioner Ajay Bisaria paid him a visit at his Banigala residence. Bisaria's meeting with the PTI chairman took place in the presence of senior party leaders, including vice chairman Shah Mehmood Qureshi, information secretary 9

June 30, 2018 12:00 AM ‘Prosperous Pakistan’ bus campaign launched in London

LONDON: A private investment group has launched “prosperous Pakistan” campaign on London’s iconic red double decker buses to project Pakistan’s position as an important and emerging player in the world economy. The CPIC, a privately held investment company which focuses on real estate investment opportunities within the $62 billion China Pakistan Economic 5

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM SJAS presents gold medal to Sarfraz

KARACHI: Sports Journalists Association of Sindh (SJAS) presented a gold medal to Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed here on Friday for his services for the country. Caretaker Sindh sports minister Dr Junaid Ali Shah, who is also SJAS patron, presented the medal to the Test stumper. Former Test cricketers Salahuddin Ahmed Sallu and Iqbal Qasim were also present 2

June 23, 2018 12:00 AM Ali Jehangir Siddiqui meets Trump, presents credentials

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's new ambassador to the US Ali Jehangir Siddiqui Friday presented his credentials to President Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House. Cornell-educated, successful banker Ali Jehangir Siddiqui succeeds Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry, who was a career diplomat, as Pakistan's 28th Ambassador to the United States. Siddiqui presented 7

June 8, 2018 12:00 AM US suicide rate on rise

WASHINGTON: The suicide rate across the United States has risen 30 percent since 1999, and nearly 45,000 people took their lives in 2016, officials said Thursday.Suicide presents a “growing public health problem,” with significant increases in 44 of the 50 states, said the report by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Earlier this week, American 5

May 9, 2018 12:00 AM Only $269m sent outside Pakistan in 46 years: WB

ISLAMABAD: The World Bank (WB) has admitted that its 2016 report about US $4.9 billion remittances sent from Pakistan to India during 2016 was based on assumption and not the actual transaction. In the report “Bilateral Remittances Matrix”, the World Bank had shown flight of more than $4 billion annually from Pakistan to India. But surprisingly, in another 10

February 16, 2018 12:00 AM Pepsi Co celebrates 25 year partnership with MCR Group

Karachi: PepsiCo and the MCR Group celebrated their 25 year partnership at an event. Senior leadership from both entities was present at the event, where a 5 year extension in the partnership was also announced. MCR Group is the master franchise operator for Pizza Hut, Burger King and TGIF restaurants in Pakistan. “I congratulate the PepsiCo Pakistan 12

February 16, 2018 12:00 AM Rana presents Qalandars’ shirt to Maj Gen Asif

LAHORE: Following in the footsteps of Peshawar Zalmi, Lahore Qalandars’ Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Atif Rana met Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director General (DG) Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor on Thursday and presented him with the team’s shirt. DG ISPR on the occasion praised the franchise’s efforts in developing cricket talent in the country 9

January 19, 2018 12:00 AM CM presents awards to Hall of Fame inductees

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said on Thursday that the provincial government would provide full administrative, financial and security support to the PHF for the Pakistan Hockey League (PHL). Speaking at the Hall of Fame awards ceremony at a local hotel, he appreciated the efforts made by PHF for the revival of hockey. “The visit 9

December 12, 2017 12:00 AM Dubai foresees $15.5bln expenditures

Dubai: Dubai on Sunday adopted its 2018 budget foreseing expenditure of 56.6 million dirhams (around $15.5 billion), a 19.5 percent increase over last year, as it prepares to host Expo 2020. But the 2018 budget of Dubai, one of seven emirates in the United Arab Emirates, also forecasts a deficit of $1.7 billion -- the highest since the 2009 financial 12