ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) here on Wednesday has withdrawn a major incentive by reducing the depreciation rate from 2 percent to just 1 percent on the import of used cars and other vehicles imported by overseas Pakistanis.
Pakistan’s gesture of bestowing the Vice President-elect with its highest civilian award is a good one. It recognises Senator Biden’s tireless efforts towards bringing civilian rule in Pakistan Joe Biden still has a few days left to use the prefix of Senator, a prefix that he has proudly used since […]
Higher Education Commission (HEC) has planned to soon initiate online verification of degrees of students intending to visit abroad for further education. This was stated by Member Operations and Planning HEC Dr Mukhtar Ahmad while talking to APP.
It was good to see Mr Salal Humair’s article (Jan 7) highlighting the role of LUMS SSE in the country’s science and technological education avenues. Engineering colleges require large endowments and the SSE doubly deserves government help in fulfilling its financial requirements.
One must look at the India’s possible deployment vis-à-vis Pakistan, based mostly on the Indians’ Order of Battle (ORBAT) during the 2002 crisis. The Indian Army has five Commands. The Northern Command at Udhampur near Jammu looks after Kashmir, the Western Command, at Chandimandir, looks after Punjab and Rajasthan with […]