By Our Staff Reporter KARACHI, July 7: The State Bank of Pakistan reintroduced on Monday the five rupee banknote and launched a newly-designed Rs50 note. Addressing a press conference, SBP Governor Dr Shamshad Akhtar said that all field offices of the SBP Banking Services Corporation would start issuing the new […]
KARACHI (updated on: July 08, 2008, 17:14 PST): Rupee slid 2.6 percent on Tuesday to close at a record low in a market worried about high inflation, burgeoning deficits and security. The currency closed at 72.85/90 to the dollar after falling as low as 73.04 rupees, when dealers suspected the […]
ML factions go strong at times Some breakaway parts turn into pressure groups Its chequered life has witnessed many political crises Amir Nafees LAHORE: The political forces always played an important role in the Pakistan’s politics and the history witnessed that Muslim League most of the time remained in power […]
ISLAMABAD: A glass of milk a day reduces the risk of colon cancer, according to a study. Researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston collected data from 10 studies on the cancer.
ISLAMABAD: The Overseas Pakistanis Foundation will set up more educational institutions to promote the quality of education. The foundation will set up eight OPF Public Schools and one OPF medical college, an official said on Monday.
Tax on registration will be increased Luxury car buyers will be charged up to Rs 0.3 million The Post Report LAHORE: Following the imposition of tax on the luxury cars, the government has now decided to enforce a withholding tax of Rs 7,500 to Rs 50,000 besides an increase in […]
LAHORE: The land for the construction of GC University Lahore’s new campus at Kala Shah Kaku was handed over to the varsity’s administration, said Vice Chancellor GCU Dr Khalid Aftab on Monday.
If we are not prepared for the literalist exegesis that informs the millenarianism of the Taliban-Al Qaeda cadres then let us, for everyone’s sake including our own, stop glorifying them
By Mushfiq AhmadKARACHI: The Pakistani rupee recorded a sharp decline in its value against the US dollar on Monday, as the State Bank chose not to intervene in the foreign exchange market.
TOKYO: Toyota Motor Corp plans to install solar panels on some Prius hybrids in its next remodelling, responding to growing demand for “green” cars amid record-high oil prices, a source briefed on the matter said on Monday.