By Shahid Iqbal KARACHI: The currency market sees a depressing period ahead for the rupee as the buying spree of dollars is expected to begin with the end of State Bank’s deadline for payment of furnace oil import. The market has yet not witnessed any bulk buying of dollars […]
Recent Economic Environment and Emerging Challenges: Th e impact of global financial crisis varies across countries. 1. Global financial crisis that has been brewing for over 18 months has deepened. From being a small sector problem, the crisis has widened with US and Europe ‘s financial sectors experiencing acute liquidity […]
The analogy isn’t exact. But the war in Afghanistan is starting to look disturbingly familiar. About a year ago, Charlie Rose, the nighttime talk-show host, was interviewing Lt Gen Douglas Lute, the military adviser at the White House coordinating efforts in Afghanistan and Iraq. “We have never been beaten tactically […]
Agencies NEW DELHI: Indian army officer, one of the 452 witnesses in the September 29 Malegaon blast case, has revealed in his statement that the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) had a grand design to split India into smaller independent countries by 2015.
Lung cancer will soon become the leading cause of mortality all over the world, Dr Adnan Ali Zaidi, a well-known oncologist at the Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) said on Saturday. He was addressing a seminar on lung cancer organized by the Seminar Committee at the University of Karachi (KU) […]