Monthly Archives: December 2016


ALI SUKHANVER According to the Times of India, Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh has warned Pakistan of breaking into ten pieces. While speaking to a gathering in Indian-held Kashmir a few days back, he said, “Pakistan has been divided into 2 countries in 1971. If it does not stop cross-border […]


ALI SUKHANVER Standing along the Line of Control looking across the border into the land belonging to India, we the Pakistanis wish that we were alone and companionless as the company of our closest neighbour India is simply like a pain in the neck. From the war imposed on us […]


ALI SUKHANVER According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture India has been the largest exporter of beef in the world in 2016 followed by Brazil, Australia and the United States. Even in 2015, India was the world’s top beef exporter. The CNN said in a recent report that Buffalo meat […]

Paying a Premium to Live Safely in Lahore?

PR KARACHI, 5-DECEMBER-2016: Recently it has become official that Lahore is safer than Karachi when it comes to overall crime and city-wide safety. The findings come from a November 2016 report by Numbeo where the level of crime in Karachi is reported as a high 77.72 compared to 59.38 in […]

Historical chart of Pak rupee exchange rate vs UAE Dirham 1

Following is historical chart of inter bank exchange rates starting from January-2000. Open market rates slightly differ from inter bank rates. Selling Buying Currency Date/Year 14.16 13.97 UAE Dirham 3-January-2000 14.20 14.00 UAE Dirham 1-June-2000 14.20 14.00 UAE Dirham 3-January-2001 17.39 17.25 UAE Dirham 1-June-2001 16.47 16.33 UAE Dirham 3-January-2002 […]