Monthly Archives: June 2018


THE SACRED COW

ALI SUKHANVER Is there any difference between a cow and a human being? If this question is asked somewhere in the Hindu majority area of India the answer would be a clear-cut ‘Yes’. All Hindus would say, “A cow is more sacred than a human being because it gives us […]


PAKISTAN ARMY-A SYMBOL OF NATIONAL SOLIDARITY

ALI SUKHANVER All wishes, all dreams never come true; same is the case with the desire and dream of turning Pakistan into a wasteland particularly with reference to Balochistan. A long portion of Pakistan’s boundaries is guarded and protected by the people most loyal to this land, the people of […]


New rupee devaluation shows economic risk before election

Reuters The Pakistani rupee slumped 3.8 per cent against the dollar on Monday before slightly recovering in what appeared to be the third currency devaluation in seven months by the central bank, traders said, amid a balance of payments crisis. The rupee drop threatens to squeeze consumers, coming just days before Eid-ul-Fitr […]


Supreme Court suspends tax deduction on prepay mobile phone recharge

LAHORE: The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Monday restrained the federal authorities from deducting taxes from mobile phone recharge through easy load or scratch cards till further orders.  This restraining order came during the hearing of a case pertaining to unreasonable and high tax deduction from the topping up of […]


Gene test shows more breast cancer patients can skip chemo

AFP TAMPA: The majority of women with a common form of breast cancer may be able to skip chemotherapy after surgery, based on their score on a genetic test, researchers said Sunday. As many as 65,000 women in the United States alone could be impacted by the study, described as […]


Energy Charter Treaty and Pakistan

Dr. Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan Energy Charter Treaty (ECT) being a sovereign regulator of international energy system granted an observer status to Pakistan in 2005. Since then lots of sincere and serious efforts have been initiated from both sides to achieve the end goal i.e. full membership. Unfortunately, government of […]


Turkmenistan and World Bicycle Day

By Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan Turkmenistan’s President H.E. Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has great vision for the promotion of sports. Most recently, the United Nations in its 82nd meeting unanimously adopted his initiative in Resolution 72/272, which declares 3rd June of each year as the “World Bicycle Day”. It noted the importance […]


Pak Suzuki Car prices from June 2018

Pak Suzuki Motor Company Ltd has raised prices third time in 2018.New prices of vehicles are as under; Model New Price Model New Price Mehran-VX 739000 Cultus-VXR 1300000 Mehran-VXR 795000 Cultus-VXL 1421000 Ravi 756000 Cultus-AGS 1528000 Bolan 814000 Swift Automatic 1571000 Cargo Van 780000 Swift-Manual 1435000 Wagon R-VXR 114000 Wagon […]