EXPORT OF SACRED ANIMALS FROM INDIA

ALI SUKHANVER According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture India has been the largest exporter of beef in the world in 2016 followed by Brazil, Australia and the United States. Even in 2015, India was the world’s top beef exporter. The CNN said in a recent report that Buffalo meat …

NEW LEADER OF UZBEKISTAN

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan Presidential Election was held on December 4, 2016 in Uzbekistan. According to Uzbekistan Central Election Commission acting President and Prime Minister Shavkat Mirziyaev has won the presidential election with 88.6 percent of the vote which is 1.51 percent more than late Islam Karimov when he was …

Paying a Premium to Live Safely in Lahore?

PR KARACHI, 5-DECEMBER-2016: Recently it has become official that Lahore is safer than Karachi when it comes to overall crime and city-wide safety. The findings come from a November 2016 report by Numbeo where the level of crime in Karachi is reported as a high 77.72 compared to 59.38 in …

Historical chart of Pak rupee exchange rate vs UAE Dirham

Following is historical chart of inter bank exchange rates starting from January-2000. Open market rates slightly differ from inter bank rates. Selling Buying Currency Date/Year 14.16 13.97 UAE Dirham 3-January-2000 14.20 14.00 UAE Dirham 1-June-2000 14.20 14.00 UAE Dirham 3-January-2001 17.39 17.25 UAE Dirham 1-June-2001 16.47 16.33 UAE Dirham 3-January-2002 …

NUCLEAR INFLEXIBILITY

ALI SUKHANVER Nuclear technology could be a serious threat to the world peace if misused. To keep the world safe from the possible hazards of nuclear technology, almost all countries and all nations are very much conscious. In this context, a meeting of the NSG countries was arranged in Vienna …

WORLD LOOKING TOWARDS JAPAN

ALI SUKHANVER Nuclear technology could be a serious threat to the world peace if misused. To keep the world safe from the possible hazards of nuclear technology, almost all countries and all nations are very much conscious. In this context, a meeting of the NSG countries was arranged in Vienna …

Historical chart of Pak rupee exchange rate vs Saudi Riyal

Following is historical chart of inter bank exchange rates starting from January-2000. Open market rates slightly differ from inter bank rates. Selling Buying Currency Date 13.87 13.68 Saudi Riyal 3-January-2000 13.90 13.70 Saudi Riyal 1-June-2000 15.81 15.68 Saudi Riyal 3-January-2001 17.03 16.89 Saudi Riyal 1-June-2001 16.13 16.00 Saudi Riyal 3-January-2002 …

Historical chart of Pak rupee exchange rate vs UK pound

Following is historical chart of inter bank exchange rates starting from January-2000. Open market rates slightly differ from inter bank rates.     Selling Buying Currency Date/Year 84.32 83.12 UK £ 3-January-2000 78.08 77.00 UK £ 1-June-2000 89.12 88.32 UK £ 3-January-2001 90.60 89.83 UK £ 1-June-2001 87.48 86.72 UK …

RESHAPING TOMORROW

ALI SUKHANVER     I am sure, during your early school days, most of you would have read the story, ‘The Wood-Cutter and his Sons.’ When the old wood-cutter was on his death bed, he asked his sons to bring a bundle of woods and break it without untying it; …

THE MOTHER OF ALL TERRORISTS

ALI SUKHANVER Certainly one would call it illogical to trace some connection between the terrorist attack on Police Training Academy in Quetta and the successful completion of international PACES championship at Ayub stadium Lahore but unfortunately these two events are closely connected. And the whole episode revolves around a single …