By Aftab Ahmad As stated in the Pakis-tan Economic Survey, one of the redeeming features in fiscal year 2007-08 when the economy was faced with multiple challenges, was that the per capita income moved up from $926 to $1,085.
غیر منتخب مشیر کے ماتحت کرنا ادارے اور وردی کی توہین ہوتی : اسلم بیگ پیر جولائی 28, 2008 اسلام آباد(خوشنودعلی خان سے) سابق چیف آف آرمی سٹاف جنرل مرزا اسلم بیگ نے کہاہے کہ آئی ایس آئی کوایک غیرمنتخب مشیرکے ماتحت کرنا اس ادارے کی توہین ہے جبکہ آئی […]
Anusha Rahman Khan LAHORE: The Alternative Energy Development Board (AEDB) was established as an autonomous body in 2003. In medium term, the AEDB was to ensure five percent of total national power generation capacity to be generated through renewable energy technologies, from 700 megawatts in 2010 to 9,700 megawatts by […]
LAHORE: Gen David Petraeus, the US commander in Iraq, said last week there is some intelligence that al-Qaeda is shifting forces from Iraq to Pakistan and Afghanistan. That would continue a larger trend: the departure of foreign fighters, reported Newsweek.
Many moons ago, the editorial pages of this newspaper were seized with the debate between transformationists and transitionists. The former wanted an immediate transformation from the then quasi-military dictatorship to a full and unrestricted democracy. The latter however believed that the change would, out of necessity, be a gradual transition […]
KARACHI: The government will impeach President Pervez Musharraf in August or September or will face impeachment, Awami Muslim League (AML) Chairman Sheikh Rashid Ahmad predicted on Sunday.
Ahmad Rafay Alam After the recent election it was generally accepted that the Grand Musharruffian Experiment of welding a new local government administration onto our polity would not be rolled back. Sane counsel argued to do so would be as much a shock to the system as was the introduction […]
To desensitise young children to their allergy to eggs, physicians from Greece say “let them eat cake.” Heat modifies certain egg allergens and, in turn, allows some children with egg allergies to be “treated” by feeding them ever-increasing amounts of egg baked in a cake, Dr. George N. Konstantinou and […]