ISLAMABAD: Austria has conferred its highest civilian award on Higher Education Commission Chairman Dr Attaur Rehman.
Associated Press of Pakistan MULTAN: The aromatic and delicious mango of Pakistan charmed former Miss Italy 2004 enough to lure her to Multan one of among the oldest living cities on earth, to witness the launch of the three-day international mango festival held here Friday night.
Manzoor Qadir LAHORE: On the direction of the Punjab Chief Minister, the government is going to launch a website (www.cspc.gop.pk) for prompt action on peoples’ complaints against the government departments and others. The website titled Chief Secretary’s Petition Cell is being launched in view of people’s complaints which are not […]
By Shoaib Ahmed LAHORE, July 26: Jallo Park, a recreational place along the city canal, has become a haunt of deadly snakes, but despite the death of a forest department driver caused by cobra bite no measures have been taken to warn the visitors of the danger or to treat […]
By Irfan Aligi KARACHI: Over 90 percent of the burns cases reported at Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) every year are related to domestic accidents and the majority of them have been previously maltreated or treated by inexperienced hands, CHK Burns Centre Head and plastic surgeon Dr Shariq Ali told Daily […]
For states and societies to sustain themselves and even progress, some key areas and positions need merit. Merit and sycophancy do not go together because merit, by its very logic, contains in it the sting of honest assessment and dissent
It is ultimately the responsibility of the Pakistani government to protect its citizens from external and internal threats. Unfortunately, the government has failed to do so in the tribal and the adjacent settled areas, leaving its people at the mercy of various militant groups
MUNAWAR IQBAL The trade policy for the year 2008-09 has been announced finally, which has triggered a mixed reaction among stakeholders, but the business community overall has termed the measures announced by the Federal Minister for Commerce as “inadequate” and said that no miracle can be expected as a result […]
KARACHI (2008-07-26): Exchange rates issued by the Treasury Management Division of National Bank of Pakistan.